Line Cook - Louis Martini

Location: Saint Helena, CA, US, 94574

Date: May 11, 2024

Company: E. & J. Gallo

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Position is located at Louis M. Martini Winery in Saint Helena, CA

Sign On bonus - $500


The Line Cook engages in duties which support kitchen operations. Provides basic support in executing kitchen duties to include ingredient preparation, dish preparation/plating, and kitchen sanitation.



  • Hiring Salary Range Posted: set rate listed as $26.00 / hr - $26.00 / hr + TIPS and incentives
  • $500 sign on bonus
  • In addition to the salary, this position is eligible to participate in tasting room tip pools, bonuses and incentive plans, as applicable


What You Will Do:

  • Engages in daily basic food prep, consistent plating, kitchen organization, and quality control.
  • Supports the kitchens efforts in managing health and safety code standards.
  • Maintains the overall cleanliness of kitchen and work station(s).
  • Cleans dishes, polishes glass, and actively engages in the weekly major cleaning of the restaurant.
  • Participates in restaurant opening and closing activities.
  • Supports food prep for catering events.
  • Works at keeping kitchen wastage to a minimum.
  • Maintains satisfactory attendance, to include timeliness.
  • Responsible for understanding and complying with applicable quality, environmental and safety regulatory considerations.
  • Exhibits Intrapreneurship and Ownership behaviors:
    • Intrapreneurship is entrepreneurship in an established company: behaviors that include thinking boldly, taking appropriate risks, learning from mistakes, showing initiative, and encouraging and reinforcing innovation.
    • Ownership refers to behaviors that include setting high expectations, driving candid discussion, and holding self and others accountable.


What You Will Need:

  • High school diploma or State-issued equivalency certificate plus 2 years of basic food service experience.
  • Knowledge of safety, sanitation and food handling procedures.
  • Skilled in food preparation.
  • Skilled in reading, comprehending, interpreting and executing simple instructions, short correspondence and memos.
  • Skilled in writing simple correspondence.
  • Skilled in adding, subtracting, multiplying and dividing using whole numbers.
  • Required to travel to company offices, sites, and/or meeting locations for onboarding, training, meetings, and events for development, department needs, and business delivery up to 5% of the time, with or without reasonable accommodation. This may be in addition to travel requirements, if applicable, as listed in this job description.
  • Required to be 18 years or older. This may be in addition to other age requirements, if applicable, as listed in this job description.


What Will Set You Apart:

  • High school diploma or State-issued equivalency certificate plus 4 years of basic food service experience reflecting increasing levels of responsibility.
  • Possession of ServeSafe Certification.
  • Basic understanding of professional cooking skills.

Gallo does not sponsor for employment based visas for this position now or in the future. 
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Requisition ID: 104173 

Anticipated Close Date: 5/1/24






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