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Morning Sous Chef $21- $24/hr (Kailua, HI)*

Kalapawai Cafe ~ Kailua
Kailua, HI
  • Expired: 16 days ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

*Hourly wages = base pay of $16/hr + Tips ($5 - $7/hr).

Hours are 5:30 am - 2 pm (or whenever the prep/rush/clean up and restock is finished)

Busy Kailua restaurant seeks skilled sous chef to assist in the operation of our kitchen.

Must be able to open and set up the kitchen for service. You'll have 30min - 1 hr to get it ready.

Reheat soups and sauces, cook breakfast, set up lines with cutting boards and utensils, stock breads, set up egg stations etc.

There will be a lot of prep that requires a knife. You should have your own kit.

There will be lots of prep that needs to be done. Grilling chickens for sandwiches, making soup, making red sauce, making sauces and condiments for menu items.

Create specials, maintain kitchen standards of cleanliness and food saftey. This is a working chef position. You will be required to work on the line.

Daily duties will include inventory and ordering, personnel management, portion control, food expediting, general cleaning, equipment and facility maintenance, organization of prep lists, daily prep for lunch and dinner service.


2 yr minimum sous chef/kitchen manager/supervisory experience
or - 5 years experience having worked all stations in a kitchen
Sauté, broiler, pantry, sanitation and knife skills are musts!
Excellent customer service skills,
Positive attitude and hard working,
Available to work nights, weekends, and all holidays.
Ability to work well in a team environment &
Perform in high tempo & fast paced kitchen

Special Instructions

Apply in person. Ask for Chef Adam between the hours of 11 am and 4 pm.
Please send any emails or resumes to OR preferably, we have made it really easy to apply for this position.

Simply submit a ZippyApp application package which may include the Common Employment Application, Resume, and a Cover Letter. In your Cover Letter, please write a short paragraph describing yourself and why you would make a great addition to our team.

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Kalapawai Cafe ~ Kailua


Kailua, HI
96734 USA