Job Application - Ska Brewing Company

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Line Cook

Reports To
General Manager/Kitchen Manager

About Us
It takes characters to brew beer with character, and we at Ska Brewing Co. have been doing that since 1995. Our award-winning craft brewing roots are firmly planted in Durango, Colorado, where we work hard and play harder. Our community-minded organization does all it can to give back to the town we love.

About the Job
Wage Range- $16-$19 per hour DOE
In this position, you are required to perform a professional level of cooking, knife and prep skills. This position both preps and works the station during service periods. Strong communication and multi-tasking skills are essential. Must be a team player with professional attitude.
o All aspects of food preparation and a la carte cooking
o Understanding of proper sanitation practices and policies
o Demonstrates proper cooking techniques and execution
o Ensure food is consistently made to standards set
o Follow proper food handling techniques and coordinates the use of time, material and equipment to avoid waste and unnecessary expense
o Help with snow removal as needed
Our Ideal Candidate
o Must be at least 21 years of age
o Should have a strong focus on quality, safety and efficiency
o Previous prep or line cook experience preferred of at least 1 year
o Positive professional attitude
o Team player/collaborator with the ability to work calmly and effectively under pressure
o Basic understanding of professional cooking and knife handling skills
o Strong multi-tasking skills
o Possess a food handler's card from an accredited course or be willing to obtain one
o May be required to work additional hours, nights, weekends and some holidays as dictated by the work load and staffing.
o Able to stand, carry, bend, stretch, stoop, pull and push, and lift up to 70 pounds
o Ability to follow standardized, written recipes and verbal instruction
o Fundamental understanding of sanitation, cleanliness and personal hygiene
o Regular, predictable, and dependable attendance
o Must be able to speak, read and understand basic cooking directions
o Must have problem solving abilities, be self-motivated and organized

January 2021
Ska Bennies:
• Health, Dental, and Vision Insurance available to Full Time employees (a portion of premiums is paid by Ska Brewing Company)
• Paid Time Off for Full-Time and Part-Time employees
• 401(k) with company match
• EAP (Employee Assistance Program)
• Discounted Ski Passes to Purgatory Resort
• Free and/or discounted entries into local bike/running races
• Paid Holidays
• Dining Discount
• Tuition Reimbursement Program
• Paid Volunteer Time
• Monthly employee tab to be used on merchandise and of course… BEER!