Line Cook, Sr. (Full-Service)

SeaWorld Orlando

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What’s on the menu? How about some tasty careers with a world leader in the fun and entertainment business? SeaWorld in Orlando is serving up satisfying Line Cook positions. Join us and start dishing up a delicious experience!

What you get to do:
As a Line Cook in a full-service restaurant, banquet, or buffet setting, you’ll prepare high quality food that meets SeaWorld standards by following menu specifications. You will follow all safety and HACCP guidelines, use proper protective gear, and test food temperatures.

  • Follow all safety and HACCP guidelines including documenting temperatures, and use proper protective gear as required
  • Prepare and run assigned station in full-service restaurant, banquet or buffet setting (Pantry, Sauté I & II, Fryer, Broiler/Grill, Appetizers)
  • Follow prep sheet, prepare, and plate cold items to order; cook, grill, fry or sauté and plate hot entrees to order
  • Butcher chicken and steaks to menu specifications
  • Interact with team members and guests by greeting and providing excellent service
  • Keep all assigned areas clean and sanitary, including emptying trash, sweeping, detail cleaning, scrubbing grills and sanitizing equipment
  • Perform other duties as assigned

What it takes to succeed:

  • At least 6 months to 1 year of cook experience in kitchen production, in a high-volume restaurant
  • At least 18 years of age
  • Comfortable and able to work with all food types, including food allergens in any dining facility
  • Cooking experience in a restaurant or as a SeaWorld Line Cook.
  • Advanced knife skills
  • Knowledgeable in the following areas: HACCP guidelines, proper cooking temperatures, mother sauces, various cooking techniques (sauté, grill, fry, bake, etc.) and kitchen equipment (slicer, mixer, grill, oven, fryer, salamander, eight eye stove, wood-fire oven, tilt skillet, flat top grill, steamer)
  • Able to communicate effectively with ambassadors, guests, and leadership
  • Complete and successfully pass required SafeStaff training
  • Able to complete provided RCS Responsible Vendor Training (alcohol)
  • Able to train on and properly use protective gear
  • Able to train on and properly use kitchen tools and machinery
  • Able to stand for entire shift, up to 8 hours
  • Able to lift/carry and push/pull up to 55 pounds
  • Able to move freely around work areas
  • Comfortable working around dust/fumes/odor
  • Comfortable with exposure to noise and vibrations
  • Able to bend, reach, grasp, twist, and turn with complete flexibility
  • Comfortable with completing all cleaning duties, including use of cleaning chemicals
  • Able to work indoors/outdoors in all weather conditions and temperature extremes
  • Available to work varying shifts/hours based on business need, to include opening, mid-, and closing shifts; nights, weekends, and holidays
  • Previous experience in a fine dining full service restaurant preferred
  • Knowledge of additional cooking techniques, e.g. poaching preferred
  • Previous guest service experience preferred
  • Possession of a valid state driver's license preferred

The perks of the position:
As part of the SeaWorld family, you’ll enjoy a fun, fast-paced environment, and great teammates, as well as:

  • FREE park admission
  • Discounted park admission tickets and passes for family and friends
  • Park discounts on food, merchandise, etc.

Join the team!
If you’re looking for the opportunity to make the most of your abilities in a one-of-a-kind setting with an entertainment industry leader, we’re looking for you!

This position is currently paid at a premium seasonal rate of $17.50 per hour through 9/5/2022.

More Information

SeaWorld Orlando

Orlando, FL


Part Time

$17.50 per hour


6/24/2022 11:59 PM ET