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Lead Line Cook | 1886 Cafe & Bakery | AM Cook 3

posted May 21, 2019

The Driskill
Austin, TX
744806 l

About This Job


Built in 1886 as a showpiece for Cattle Baron, Jesse Driskill, the Driskill is a legend in Texas hospitality. The hotel is known throughout Austin for its elite level of service and luxurious accommodations.

The 1886 Café & Bakery is one of the premier Downtown Austin restaurants. Located at the busy corner of Sixth and Brazos streets in Downtown Austin, it remains the social gathering place for visitors and locals alike looking for delicious traditional Texas comfort foods that combine time-honored traditions with contemporary preparation.

The Lead Cook requires good communication skills as well as at least two years of previous line experience. A Culinary degree or related restaurant experience preferred. Candidates should be able to perform all basic and intermediate cooking skills. This person may be required to give direction in the supervisor's absence. This position requires morning, weekend, and holiday availability.

We Offer A Variety Of Benefits:

  • Career Growth and Advancement Opportunities
  • Medical/Dental/Prescription/Vision Insurance
  • $1,000/yr for Educational Assistance
  • Discounted Downtown Parking Options & Heavily Reduced Bus Passes
  • Discounted Room Nights
  • Free Meals in the Staff Cafeteria
  • Sick & Vacation Time
  • Paid Holidays
  • Flexible Schedules
  • 401(k)


  • Requires good communication skills.
  • 3 years of previous line experience preferred.
  • Culinary degree or related restaurant experience is preferred.
  • Candidates should be able to perform all basic and intermediate cooking skills.
  • Able to work multiple stations in the kitchen.
  • Requires moderate supervision and training.
  • Able to work a flexible schedule, including weekends and holidays.
  • Must exhibit a positive attitude and have a passion for teamwork.

About This Employer

The Driskill

604 Brazos Street
Austin, TX 78701

(512) 474-5911

189 Room Hotel

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Our Hotel

Recognized as a coveted Austin hotel since 1886, The Driskill offers a historic setting entrenched in timeless charm. With a prime downtown location off 6th Street, our hotel is the perfect vantage point for exploring Austin’s entertainment district and beyond. Surrounded by Austin’s foodie scene, nightlife, and live music, we’re less than 10 minutes by foot from historic attractions like the Texas State Capitol Building and Congress Avenue Bridge. Experience the luxury rooms, storied dining, and impeccable service that only The Driskill can provide.