Line / Prep Cook

Line / Prep Cook

Job description

Daylily is a NYC-style bodega in Columbia Tusculum that will bring daily essentials to the community. It's a partnership of Deeper Roots Coffee and the Salazar Restaurant Group. Its three main pillars––coffee, deli and grocery––are all a cut above the rest while still remaining approachable and affordable.

Line / Prep Cook are the faces of Daylily. They make customers feel welcome and cared for through enthusiastic and well-informed service; integrate themselves into the team by practicing open communication and upholding a culture of care and respect; bring creativity and attention-to- detail into everyday tasks, whether they’re making a cappuccino, firing off a bacon, egg and cheese, or revamping a grocery display. Together with their team, Line / Prep Cooks hold a standard of excellence in everything they do.


  • Brew coffee and tea and make bar drinks in an efficient manner
  • Make sandwiches and salads to order, man the deli counter
  • Know the menu, both food and coffee, and be able to answer any questions customers may have as well as make an informed recommendation when asked
  • Maintain and orderly station; clean as you go
  • Stock grocery and coffee retail shelves, face and rotate product
  • Keep the space clean throughout the day
  • Communicate with GM and KM when issues arise; maintenance problems, scheduling errors, etc.


  • Cleanly: maintains good personal hygiene and keeps the shop clean and organized throughout the day
  • Timely: arrives on time for shifts consistently
  • Self-starting: able to see the needs of the shop and execute them without being prompted
  • Strong interpersonal skills: able to work and communicate with various personalities, including the occasional difficult customer
  • Attention to detail: will bring care and intentionality into the drinks and food they make every day
  • Kitchen experience a must, coffee experience a plus


Full- and part-time positions are available. Must be able to work at least three shifts per week including one weekend day. Full-time positions require at 30 hrs/week to receive benefits.

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time
Salary: Hourly plus tips


  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Employee discount
  • Flexible schedule
  • Health insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Vision insurance

Physical setting:

Casual dining restaurant


  • Day shift
  • Weekend availability

Supplemental pay types:

  • Tips


  • Customer service: 1 year (Preferred)

Work Location:

  • One location

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