Kitchen Plate Specialist

Trails End Taproom is looking for an energetic Kitchen Plate Specialist individual that loves cooking, beer and the great outdoors.

We are looking for a self-motivated team player that is up to the challenge of working in a new self-pour tap room. A passion for quality cooking and educating the public to our mission is essential.

The ideal candidate is an established Kitchen Plate Specialist who has a sincere desire to contribute and help build our outdoor adventure brand. We are seeking a candidate who is trustworthy, professional and comfortable taking initiative and acting independently.


  • Full-time or Part-time


  • 21 years old or older

  • Cooking experience and a passion for craft beer
  • Strong work ethic and the ability to multi-task, prioritize, and adapt to changing situations
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Open availability with majority of hours being in the evenings and on weekends
  • Ability to lift 40 lbs. regularly
  • Valid Driver’s License


  • Ascertain and comprehend all aspects of the food program, including recipes, build-tos and plate presentations
  • Understand FIFO, product rotation, dating and labeling
  • Be able to work at a fast pace with minimal supervision
  • Maintain the highest cleanliness standards, both in the kitchen and restroom areas
  • Completely adhere to opening and closing checklists and faithfully execute all steps/processes contained within
  • Possess the desire to want to help in other areas during slow times, and go above and beyond to learn other positions, while still maintaining standards in your area
  • Display a “5 star” customer service attitude, as we settle for nothing less than FIVE STARS!
  • Have the ability to multitask, as you may be checking in/out guests as well as directing food and retail traffic simultaneously
  • Completely adhere to opening and closing checklists and faithfully execute all steps/processes contained within


To apply for this position, please follow these instructions exactly:

  • Email your resume with “Kitchen Plate Specialist” in the subject line

  • Include cover letter or in email why the job is a fit for you
  • Include contact phone number in email or resume
  • Include Facebook/Instagram/Twitter @name (not required, but strongly encouraged)

Trails End Taproom is an equal opportunity employer