Kitchen Line Cook

Gratitude Newport Beach Newport Beach, CA
  • $12.00 Hourly
  • Full Time
  • Employer Fairly Likely to Respond

As part of the kitchen line for Café Gratitude, you are responsible for preparing and plating all food for the customers, keeping a neat and clean area, working cooperatively with kitchen staff and supporting the enjoyable and satisfying guest experience.

Objectives and Expectations:

  • Follow recipes and prepare hot / cold food to order
  • Prep food and practice proper food rotation and sanitation practices
  • Follow plating guide and proper portioning
  • Deliver food to guest tables when necessary
  • Organize and re-stock dry storage and walk in cooler with food products
  • Pay attention to pars and communicate with Kitchen Manager about any kitchen needs
  • Know and obey all food requirements of Health Code
  • Wash hands frequently and maintain a clean apron
  • Follow and complete checklist every shift
  • Work quickly and efficiently, following all safety procedures
  • Maintain cleanliness and restaurant appearance standards; including, but not limited to keep kitchen clean, sweep floors; take out trash, compost, and recycling keeping them separate and organized
  • Follow and uphold all company policies per employment handbook

Personal Success Characteristics:

  • A commitment to exceptional customer service
  • Ability to embrace and support a team spirit of working as a group toward a common goal
  • Ability to move quickly and efficiently in a fast paced environment


  • ServSafe Food Handler Certificate is required
  • Hat or hairnet is required
  • Ability to move quickly and efficiently in fast-paced environment


Café Gratitude is a collection of 100% organic plant-based restaurants specializing in gourmet cuisines. We strive to create a menu and environment that supports health and sustainability for both our community and the planet. We practice business through a term we call “Sacred Commerce”, where we provide inspired service, honest and transparent communication, and express gratitude for the richness of our lives. Check out our menu and come dine with us. Come to our workshops & classes and learn with us. Visit our online store and support us. 


Café Gratitude is our expression of a world of plenty. Our food and people are a celebration of our aliveness. We select the finest organic ingredients to honor the earth and ourselves, as we are one and the same. We support local farmers, sustainable agriculture and environmentally friendly products. Our food is prepared with love. We invite you to step inside and enjoy being someone that chooses: loving your life, adoring yourself, accepting the world, being generous and grateful every day, and experiencing being provided for. Have fun and enjoy being nourished. Welcome to Café Gratitude!

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