Kitchen Team Members - Cooks / Dishwasher

Olive Garden
Columbia, MD
Dec 07, 2021
Dec 09, 2021
Food Service, Cook
Full Time
Line Cook / Prep Cook / Dishwasher Our Winning Family Starts With You! Check out these great benefits! Flexible schedules to help you balance other life commitments (school, childcare, family care, etc.) Discounts on child care, cellphones, travel, electronics & much more! Free Employee Meal! Weekly pay Anniversary pay Paid Sick Leave (1 hour for every 30 hours worked, begin accruing upon hire) Paid Family and Medical Leave (up to 2 weeks after 1 year of service) Medical/dental insurance 401(k) savings plan (Company match after 1 year of service) Ongoing training to build critical skills for current and future roles Management career advancement opportunities (Most of our managers are promoted from hourly positions!) And much more! Because at Olive Garden, We're All Family Here! One key to our success is the high standards we set for ourselves and each other. That includes placing the health and safety of our team members and guests as a top priority. We are committed to the highest safety and sanitation practices, including ensuring team member wellness and maintaining clean restaurants. In Italy and at Olive Garden, it's all about food and fresh ingredients. Our food, especially our soups, sauces, pastas, and breadsticks are the key to a genuine Italian dining experience. Whether you bring years of experience as a cook, or are a teen just starting your restaurant career as a dishwasher, as an Olive Garden kitchen team member you will receive extensive training in food safety, sanitation, and restaurant cooking techniques. Line Cooks will be trained in various restaurant stations: Grill, Saute, and Fry; as well as how to assemble the perfect plate of delicious Italian food! As a cook at Olive Garden, you must have a strong passion for delivering and flawlessly executing recipes and plate presentation to delight our guests. Prep Cooks must have a strong passion for delivering and flawlessly executing recipes to meet and exceed our guest expectations. In addition, as a prep cook, you must have a firm commitment to the highest safety and sanitation standards. Dishwashers play an essential role in keeping us the cleanest and safest restaurant in the industry. As a dishwasher, you will be responsible for the critical tasks of cleaning and sanitizing plates, glassware, utensils, and guest and team member touch points in order to deliver a great guest experience. Excellence is rewarded, so our dishwashers are provided the opportunity to cross-train in other areas of the restaurant to add to their skillset and grow their careers and paychecks! We'd love to welcome you home as the newest kitchen team member in our Family, and we are hiring immediately so fill out an application today! #MyOliveGardenFam Job Types: Full-time, Part-time Pay: $15.00 - $20.00 per hour Benefits: 401(k) 401(k) matching Dental insurance Employee assistance program Employee discount Flexible schedule Flexible spending account Health insurance Life insurance Paid time off Vision insurance Physical Setting: Casual dining restaurant Schedule: Day shift Evening shift Holidays Monday to Friday Night shift Weekend availability Work Location: One location