Line Cook- Cedarbrook Lodge

Cedarbrook Lodge, 18525 36th Ave S, SeaTac, Washington, United States of America Req #6249
Friday, May 27, 2022

Located less than five minutes from SeaTac International Airport and situated on 18 lush acres, Cedarbrook Lodge is the perfect blend of convenience and escape. Each of the 167 guestrooms and suites at Cedarbrook Lodge offer comfort and tranquility with complimentary amenities including a Northwest-inspired breakfast and airport shuttle service.

Cedarbrook is also home to the award-winning Copperleaf Restaurant and Copperleaf Bar & Terrace, where guests can enjoy exceptional dining with fireside ambiance, indoors or out. The Spa at Cedarbrook is no exception to the hotel's serene setting, known for utilizing petrified wood for it's healing properties in treatments. Cedarbrook is a member of the International Association of Conference Centers (IACC), ensuring a superior meetings experience. 

Line Cook Copperleaf Line AM and or PM Shifts

Assigned to Copperleaf Line for Lunch and/or Dinner service

The Cook 1 will work with the team of Sous Chefs and support cooks in the role of Line cooking for Lunch or Dinner and IRD as needed in production associated to all A la Carte menus.

Our kitchen is focused on cooking from scratch at a fast pace that demands a high level of attention to detail, focus and commitment to maintain the quality that our guests expect. If you feel you are a culinarian that would like to be a part of a culture that is challenged, learning new techniques and growing, our kitchen and company is one you may like to pursue.

The Cook 1 will always conduct them self in a manner which supports the growth and development of the team, culture and cuisine

Qualifications, Education, and/or Experience:

    • 3+ years in industry of equal caliber employment- Hotel experience a PLUS
    • Necessary State Food Handler’s License(s); Food Handlers Card, Serve Safe Certified
    • Experience in fine dining line cooking which includes multi course & chefs tasting menu formats for up to 100 or more covers each night
    • Ability to read and comprehend simple instruction, short correspondence, recipes, and memos
    • Ability to work at a fast pace with a sense of urgency while maintaining fine details and composure
    • Ability to effectively interact in one on one and small group situations with supervisors & other employees of the organization
    • Knowledge of specialized equipment: Mastering of slicer, Robo-coup, Hobart, convection ovens, combi ovens vac machines sous vide cooking
    • Must possess heightened knife skills
    • Ability to adjust preparations for flavor, and accommodate customer’s needs in a timely manner with a willingness to exceed guest satisfaction
    • Ability to improvise and anticipate station and team needs
    • Must work well in a good cooperation with a team
    • Able to start work as a solo position
    • Able to work shift at times as a solo position
    • Familiar with preparing all Breakfast and Lunch and Dinner Menus, Manage Tickets, ability to prepare proteins items to pre-determined temperatures with precise accuracy
    • Highly Developed knife skills – heightened ability to produce and teach knife skills with quickness & accuracy
    • Highly developed knowledge of all major cooking techniques; mother and minor sauces, braising, roasting, sautéing, sous vide, pasta production/development
    • Working knowledge of entry level butchering techniques of all major proteins with emphasis on developing meat and fish fabrication & portioning skills
    • Knowledge of pastry production a plus
    • Willingness to develop other cooking skills and prepare new menu items and new menus when needed/as directed
    • Mentors team member next in line
    • Always maintain clean and organized station and storage locations in us
    • Carries out additional tasks as assigned by supervisor

Cook I Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

    • Work assigned Line Station(s) with a sense of quality control, refined technique, and urgency at all times
    • Prepare hot food and cold items in accordance with recipes and standards for lunch and dinner menus for the restaurant line and banquet areas.
    • Utilizes specification sheets to prepare daily preparation requirements, maintains par levels of necessary items
    • Prepares new menu items under direction of supervisor
    • Ensures attractive, consistent presentations of food items, both buffet and plated
    • Interacts professionally and mindfully with supervises, line cooks & stewarding teams to contribute to quality, presentation and consistency of food items prepared
    • Handles needs and accommodates customer requests in a timely manner
    • Sets up, re-stocks, maintains, and cleans food preparation areas
    • Responsible for ensuring presentation standards are meet for all hot and cold items
    • Will participate in all areas of the kitchen’s cleanliness and organization
    • Reads and interprets recipes accurately
    • Assists with product inventories, ordering and receiving of procedures
    • Responsible for personal maintenance of grooming standards and care of personal and company tools used while on shift
    • Responsible for team adherence to standards for sanitation and safe food handling
    • Responsible for all opening and closing kitchen procedures
    • Carries out additional tasks as assigned by supervisor


Own the Values. Make it Fun. Get it Done.

Columbia Hospitality, Inc. is a Seattle-based hospitality management and consulting company with over 20 years of experience, featuring a portfolio of award-winning hotels, conference centers, private and public golf facilities, residential and distinctive venues. Columbia Hospitality has been continuously recognized as a Best Company to Work for in Washington. Seattle Business magazine recognizes 100 companies in the state for their commitment to creating a positive work environment for employees, and for setting the standard for leadership in the community.

We bring people together. We inspire and empower our team to create exceptional experiences for our guests and phenomenal results for our property owners.

Is “YES” your favorite word? Are you full of enthusiasm and immensely determined to create an authentic and exceptional WOW moment at every threshold? If so, join us!

The Perks

*Eligibility of perks is dependent upon job status

  • Paid Time Off (Because Balance Matters)
  • 401K Match (Free Money)
  • Values Based Culture (#OMGLIFE)
  • Benefits - Medical, Dental, Vision, Disability Coverage
  • Company Contributed HSA/FSA Plan
  • Discounted Lodging, Dining, Spa, Golf, and Retail (Yes, Discounted Travel!)
  • Third Party Perks (Movie Tickets, Attractions, Other)
  • Company Sponsored Life Insurance Policies
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Team Member Outings
  • Diverse Work Group
  • “Columbia Cares” Volunteer Opportunities
  • Committee Participation Opportunities (Fun, Philanthropic, Diversity/Equity/Inclusion)
  • Ability to Climb the Ladder
  • Online Learning Platform to Help You Grow!


Columbia Hospitality, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer committed to an inclusive environment without regard to age, race, color, ancestry, national origin, religion, disability, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, or any other protected status in accordance with applicable law. We strive for excellence in every position within the company and select the most qualified people who embrace our service philosophy and these values.

Enthusiasm | Respect | Creativity | Honesty | Sincerity | Accountability | Inclusion

Other details

  • Pay Type Hourly
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  • Cedarbrook Lodge, 18525 36th Ave S, SeaTac, Washington, United States of America