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Line Cook
Cocoa & Butter Palo Alto, CA

Line Cook

Cocoa & Butter
Palo Alto, CA
Expired: over a month ago Applications are no longer accepted.
  • $20 to $26 Hourly
  • Full-Time
Job Description
Prep Cook/Line Cook

New Restaurant Opening Palo Alto, Ca.

A rare opportunity to join a startup bakery and cafe. Come learn and grow with us.

$20-26 per hour

About Cocoa & Butter:

Cocoa & Butter is a woman-led, family-owned and operated European-style bakery and patisserie cafe, opening early Spring 2022 in downtown Palo Alto, minutes from Stanford University. We believe that vibrant neighborhoods are not built on ghost kitchens, but rather spaces where people can gather around and savor food. As we emerge from the pandemic, we will be offering an ambiance focused on celebrating the art of food, and are looking for team members who share this vision.

We are looking for a passionate individual to join the kitchen team of an upcoming bakery and cafe. If you share our vision and pride in offering the community fresh food, bread and pastries made daily from local ingredients, then we invite you to indulge in this culinary journey with us.

Why Work With Us

  • Working side-by-side with the founder and executive chef who is a culinary graduate from the Bay Area and won the Best Overall Portfolio award amongst all of her graduating class.
  • Not just work but learn and grow every day at the job by learning new skills in an entrepreneurial setting from the executive chef who grew her own business over the last 5 years, and has numerous satisfied clients all over the bay area
  • Fast career growth by joining early at a startup restaurant


  • Passionate about executing and maintaining food recipes
  • Prepare and cook food while adhering to food safety and sanitation standards
  • Follow proper knife safety procedures
  • Operate oven and other prep equipment, ensure proper time/temp of all foods
  • Maintain clean, food-safe dish and prep stations throughout shift
  • Store products in the walk-in cooler and walk-in freezer according to food hierarchy, and keep the dry storage organized
  • Perform dishwasher duties as needed
  • Excited about achieving personal and professional growth
  • Report to the Assistant Kitchen Manager



  • Line Cook: 1 year


  • GED or higher
  • Culinary Arts degree preferred
  • ServSafe Food Safety Handler Card


  • Must be able to stand and exert well-paced mobility for periods of up to 5 hours in length.
  • Must be able to reach, bend, stoop and frequently lift up to 25 pounds.


  • Competitive salary
  • Career growth with on-the-job training
  • 12 paid vacations
  • Medical insurance, vision and dental insurance


  • 8-10 hour shift
  • Holidays
  • Weekend availability

Supplemental Pay:

  • Tips
  • Bonus pay
Work Location: Palo Alto
More detail about Cocoa & Butter, please visit


Cocoa & Butter

Palo Alto, CA



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