• Serving independent schools and colleges with since 1990

Temporary and On Call Cooks ~ Private School ~ Town and Country, MO

St. Louis, Missouri
SAGE Dining Services® is seeking a full-time and on-all Cooks for a private school in Town and Country

This is truly a culinary position--our meals are made from scratch daily for our community.

Working for SAGE means being part of a community. You’d work alongside creative, enthusiastic Team Members who share your passion for culinary excellence. You’d also make a difference in an academic community and bring excitement to the dining hall with made-from-scratch, Chef-inspired recipes that delight students, faculty, staff, and parents.

To get a glimpse of what a day at a SAGE venue looks like, check out our video: https://vimeo.com/340290507/19b1fa72cf


  • Full-Time
  • Monday - Friday
  • 12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
  • On-call Available!

What You’ll Get:

  • A competitive benefits package
  • A competitive wage ` $14.00  - $16.00 per hour
  • Please ask about On-Call Compensation!
  • Uniform, shoes, and mask
  • Excellent Career Growth Opportunities.

What you’ll do:

  • Adhere strictly to recipes
  • Assist in cooking both in daily meal services as well as catering
  • Keep your space clean or organized
  • Follow all food and sanitation protocols in accordance with COVID-19 safe practices HAACP protocols.

What You’ll Need:

  • Reliable Transportation;
  • Professional volume cooking experience.
  • Fabulous customer service skills; your smile is part of the uniform!
  • Strong work ethic in a fast-paced environment
  • Passion for and creativity with food
  • Ability to work well independently and as a team player
  • ServSafe knowledge preferred
  • Capacity to stand for long periods of time
  • Ability to multitask
  • Strong time management skills
  • An upbeat attitude and lots of energy

We’re using phone and video interviewing to make the hiring process safe and present as little risk as possible to you as an applicant. When you come for an in-person interview, you’ll see we practice physical distancing in a sanitized environment. SAGE follows healthcare best practices to keep our Team Members and visitors safe, requiring them to complete daily temperature and symptom checks, wear a mask at all times, and maintain physical distancing. Of course, this is food service, so our teams are accustomed to keeping all areas clean, but we’re sanitizing and disinfecting more frequently.

Positions at SAGE provide competitive wages and benefits, with hours that offer a better work-life balance than those at a restaurant. We create careers, not just jobs, with significant opportunities for growth and promotion. Team Members learn SAGE Standards and enhance their skill set through extensive training in food safety, allergen awareness, and preventing eating disorders.

SAGE has enjoyed steady, organic growth for the past 30 years. We continue to grow and raise the bar in food service for the educational market. By sourcing local ingredients, introducing communities to new cuisines, and providing attentive service, we create exceptional dining experiences that delight the senses, inspire minds, and foster community.

This job advertisement should not be misconstrued as an offer of employment or a comprehensive listing of position responsibilities/expectations.

Equal Opportunity Employer.

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