Line Cook

The Tides

1 Center St, Folly Beach, SC 29439

Full Time

Posted On May 16, 2024

Job Details

Salary: $20-$22 per hour with annual bonus opportunities


A culture that values passion, individuality, and fun!
Opportunities for internal growth and development
Paid Time Off (PTO)
Paid Holidays
Affordable Medical, Dental, & Vision Insurance Plans
Company provided Life Insurance
Short & Long-Term Disability and Accident and Critical Illness Insurance
Traditional 401(k) & Roth 401(k) with Employer Matching of up to 3.5%
Referral Program
Employee Assistance Program
Discounts at all Avocet-owned Hotels and Restaurants

A Line Cook works under the direction of the Executive Chef to prepare the ingredients, condiments, sauces or garnishes that go into different dishes. They help the kitchen save time, improve efficiency and boost productivity.

While no job description can possibly provide a comprehensive list of job duties, the following is a summary of the major responsibilities for the position.


Assisting with stocking and setting up the kitchen stations.
Preparing food which includes cleaning, cutting and prepping the ingredients and cooking main dishes, desserts, appetizers and snacks.
Plating prepared foods based on the senior chef’s guidance.
Working with servers to ensure that orders are completed according to request and on time.
Washing and cleaning the kitchen, cooking utensils, equipment and storing the equipment at the end of shift.
Ensuring that the kitchen operation procedures and hygiene meet food safety standards and regulations at all times



Education: High School Diploma or GED preferred

Experience: Minimum of 1 year experience in a high volume, fast paced restaurant as line cook.


Must be able to speak, write and understand English
Have a complete understanding of the fundamentals of the culinary operation
Must be able to accurately follow instructions, both verbally and written
Ability to work with an around kitchen equipment
Must be able to work with and around a diverse group of food, seasonings, etc.
Excellent communication skills, verbal and written
Must be professional in appearance and demeanor
Ability to work under pressure
Must be able to work in a fast-paced environment
Excellent listening skills

The working conditions described below are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Equipment to Be Used: Ovens, Griddle, Grill, Stove, Fryer, Mixers, Food Processors, Blender, Knives, Mandolins, Dishwashers, Refrigerators, Freezers etc., as needed.

Physical & Mental Requirements:

Use muscles to lift, push, pull, or carry heavy objects up to 50 pounds
The ability to work on your feet for most of the day
Remain stationary for long periods of time.
Use their hands to handle, control, or feel objects, tools, or controls.
Repeat the same movements.
Move about or traverse for long periods of time.
Bend or twist their body.
Work Environment:

Work with Sharp utensils
Work close to open flames, heating elements and handling hot objects and equipment
Work in High Humidity environment
Work on potentially slippery surfaces
Tight-knit quarters
Loud noises
Fast paced
Walk in Freezer

Tides Folly Beach is a beachfront hotel driven and defined by a singular passion: community. We go above and beyond to provide an expectation-exceeding, smile-inducing, memory-making experience for our community of guests. Internally, we focus on building a strong, tight-knit team community through growth, support, camaraderie, and pride. We embrace the community, culture, and spirit of Folly Beach while also being a steward in the evolution of the town as a coastal destination.