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Role Overview:

As a prep/line cook, you need have a compelling enthusiasm for producing and perfectly executing recipes to meet and surpass our guest expectations. Additionally, you must have an uncompromised dedication to the highest safety and sanitation standards.  Completes all assigned & necessary prep work and sets up cooks’ station. Maintains food safety, product presentations, product quality, and cook time benchmarks. Prepares all menu items according to Timber House specific recipes, plate presentations and designs.

Functions & Responsibilities

  • Completes all assigned prep work in a timely manner
  • Follows written & verbal instructions to prepare menu and prep items to assist in creating delicious dishes
  • Set up workstation in accordance with standards
  • Practices sanitary and safe food handling at all times
  • Cleans and sanitizes the work area before, during, and after shift
  • Performs all side-work and other weekly & deep cleaning duties as assigned
  •  Willingly assists team without being asked in a courteous, respectful manner


  • Prior experience a plus
  • Reading, writing and verbal communication skills required.
  • Mobility required during the entire shift, ability to move and operate in work area, standing and walking throughout a shift up to 8+ hours
  • Transports and carries objects up to 50+ pounds on a regular basis, ability to withstand higher temperatures, bend, kneel, and stoop
  • Ability to place plates, utensils, pans, and cases on high and low shelves
  • Must possess and/or obtain a valid food handler’s card prior to employment.
  • Capable of using knives, slicing equipment and other food preparation equipment
  • Must be able to hear well in a loud environment, be able to speak clearly and listen attentively to managers, expediters, and other staff members
  • Must be able to respond in emergency situations to avoid imminent dangers to self and others
  • Must be able to work around potentially hazardous chemicals
  • EOE

We would love to welcome you as the newest member of the Timber House crew!

Minimum Education and Experience

Education Required: None

About Timberhouse Brewery Distillery Lodge

Join us in the mountain town of Chester CA, on the banks of Lake Almanor at the new Timber House Brewery, Distillery, and Lodge! The restaurant will feature Steak, seafood and pub fare.

Accessible by Public Transportation: Yes