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Line Cook

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Posted September 17, 2022

Fiddletree Restaurant
Lexington, KY
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Join our team to help build a culinary legacy in the making at the Fiddletree Restaurant!

About This Job

Who this job will appeal to

A fun energetic team player looking for an opportunity to learn and grow!

Essential Functions

  • Set up and stocking stations with all necessary supplies
  • Bring designated culinary dishes to life by carefully and safely preparing food according to direction and as ordered by the server
  • Cook menu items in cooperation with the rest of the kitchen staff
  • Answer, report and follow executive or sous chef’s instructions
  • Clean up station and take care of leftover food
  • Stock inventory appropriately
  • Ensure that food comes out simultaneously, in high quality and in a timely fashion
  • Comply with nutrition and sanitation regulations and safety standard
  • Maintain a positive and professional approach with coworkers and customers

Job Knowledge/Skills and Abilities

  • Proven cooking experience such as experience as a Line Chef, Restaurant Cook or Prep Cook
  • Excellent understanding of various cooking methods, ingredients, equipment and procedures
  • Accuracy and speed in executing assigned tasks
  • Familiar with industry’s best practices


  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED); or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Minimum of 1 year culinary experience
  • Ability to stand for long periods of time
  • Regularly lift and/or move up to 50 pounds, handling objects and equipment to maintain the facility, bending, stooping and kneeling
  • Full afternoon/evening availability and able to work weekends, and/or holidays


  • Medical / Dental / Vision
  • Short Term Disability / Long Term Disability / Life Insurance
  • 401k - Company Match %
  • Paid Vacation Days / Paid Sick Days
  • Company Travel Discounts

An Equal Opportunity Employer

We provide equal opportunity without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital status, or disability.  

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About this Employer

Fiddletree Restaurant

444 Parkway Drive
Lexington, KY 40504

Managed By

Our Restaurant

Our restaurant is a colorful take on American comfort food studded with local Kentucky favorites. Located in the Elwood Hotel, the space includes indoor and outdoor seating, fire pits, and local live music. As an associate, you will appreciate our contemporary approach to seasonal food, our focus on high-quality ingredients, and our creative menus.

Our Associates Love

  • Amazing opportunities for career advancement across HVMG
  • Flexible full-time and part-time schedules
  • Up to 40% earned wages BEFORE payday with PayActive
  • Paid Time Off (PTO)
  • Full Healthcare Benefits (including medical, dental, and vision coverage)
  • 401k Retirement Plan
  • Hotel Discounts and Perks

Careers at HVMG

HVMG is a successful and experienced hotel management company. Over the 20 years since our founding, we've worked with more than 100 hotels in 23 states, from top branded properties to independent boutiques and resorts.

We are consistently listed among the top management companies in the hotel business, have won multiple Top Workplace awards, and most importantly, are obsessed with putting our people first.

Our Be Excellent culture is more than just words on a website -- we live and breathe it. As one associate said in an anonymous survey, "This is the best management company I've ever worked for. They walk the talk from the corporate office to the field."

We believe that the hotel business is one of the few industries in which successful career paths can start anywhere on the org chart. You control your destiny, and, if our executives are any indication, today's dishwasher can be tomorrow's Senior Vice President.

HVMG participates in the E-Verify program in certain locations, as required by law.