We're excited to have you join The Fort's culinary team! The Fort is a 350 seat restaurant with three managers in the kitchen with a kitchen staff of 15-20. There are many opportunities for promotion from entry level positions. We're looking for dedicated, reliable, hard working cooks with some culinary experience. The Cooks primary responsibility is to cook the prepared food items in the prescribed method. You must ensure that all food products have been prepared correctly before cooking. The Fort has a new food truck and you may be asked to go offsite as a cook on the food truck, as well as work in the kitchen. The Fort, indoors, is fine dining and the food truck is fast casual, short order cooking. Once or twice a year, we have a cook's culinary competition and the winners may see his/her creation placed on the menu, as well as win a prize.

Primary Responsibilities Include:

1. Arrive on time and ready to work.Work mostly night shifts with occasional day prep shifts.

2. Ensure that proper preparation procedures have been completed.
3. Prepare the cooking areas for the shift.
4. Maintain the highest level of food quality obtainable.
5. Communicate with coworkers, wait staff and management.
6. Become aware of what is happening in the dining room (e.g., arrival of a large group).
7. Account for every food item used.
8. Maintain a clean and safe kitchen.
9. Follow all health and safety regulations prescribed.
10. Follow all the restaurant regulations prescribed.
11. Control and limit waste.
12. Communicate problems and ideas to management.
13. Attend all meetings.
14. Fill out all forms required.
15. Maintain all kitchen equipment and utensils.
16. Keep every area of the kitchen clean and organized.
17. Follow the proper rotation procedures.
18. Label and date all products used.
19. Provide support for other employees during shift.

RESPONSIBILITIESFollow management s instructions and suggestions.
  • All other duties as assigned.


  • Have at least two years of working in a commercial kitchen, with cooking experience and/or Associate s degree in culinary arts field.
  • Knife skills.
  • Basic cooking knowledge.


  • 401K Plan
  • Advancement Opportunities
  • Flexible Schedule
  • Uniforms
  • Earn a part of the kitchen bonus fee each night you work. The fee could range from $30-60 or more per night! Must work 4 hours or more per night to qualify

The Fort
Salary Range
$30,000.00 - $37,000.00
per Year
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Morrison, CO, 80465, US