Job Description


Up to $1,000 Sign-On Bonus!

  • We are hiring immediately for a part-time COOK, HELPER position.
  • Location: Moen - 101 Industrial Drive, New Bern, NC 28560 Note: online applications accepted only.
  • Schedule: Part-time schedule. 7:00 am - 1:00 pm. Days may vary. Some Saturdays.
  • Requirement: 2 years of previous cooking experience preferred.
  • Starting pay: $12.50 per hour
  • Perks: Full Time: $1,000 sign on bonus / $250 at 30 days, $250 at 60 days and $500 at 90 days. Part Time: $500 Sign on Bonus / $125 at 30 days, $125 at 60 days and $250 at 90 days.
    *Internal Employee Referral Bonus Available

About Canteen:

Canteen brings break time to everyone. We combine food, service, and experience backed by industry-leading technology to help companies create a better workplace and connect their employees. Canteen’s solutions include markets, office coffee and snacks, unattended retail, and culinary.

Our people are at the heart of everything we do. Their dedication, collaboration, and passion fuel our growth. Interested in joining our team? You bring the enthusiasm, customer service, and commitment; we’ll supply the opportunity and innovation. Together, we’ll continue to transform our industry.

Come for the job, stay for the career. We are Canteen.

    Job Summary

    Summary: Learns to assists in the preparation and cooking of various food items prior to being considered a qualified, skilled cook. Maintains food safety and sanitation standards in the preparation and kitchen areas.

    Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

    • Learns to read menu to estimate food requirements. Orders food from supplier or procures it from storage.
    • Prepares and cooks food in accordance with company production records and standardized recipes.
    • Learns to adjust thermostat controls to regulate temperature of ovens, broilers, grills, roasters and steam kettles.
    • Helps measure and mix ingredients according to recipes using a variety of kitchen utensils and equipment.
    • Bakes, roasts, broils and steam meats, fish, vegetables and other foods under guidance. Adds seasoning to food during mixing or cooking under the instruction of others.
    • Tests food by tasting, smelling and piercing to determine that it is cooked.
    • Carves meat, portions food on serving plates, and adds gravies, sauces and garnishes to fill orders as directed.
    • Washes, peels, cuts and shreds fruits and vegetables and fruits.
    • Butchers chicken, fish and shellfish as directed.
    • Bakes bread, rolls, cakes and pastry as course of instruction permits.
    • Maintains work area and equipment. Follows principles of sanitation and safety in handling food and equipment.
    • Interacts with customers and coworkers in a courteous, efficient and friendly manner.
    • Ensures compliance with company service standards and inventory and cash control procedures.
    • Performs other duties as assigned.

    Associates at Canteen are offered many fantastic benefits.

    Both full-time and part-time positions offer the following benefits to associates:

    • Retirement Plan
    • Associate Shopping Program
    • Health and Wellness Programs
    • Discount Marketplace
    • Identity Theft Protection
    • Pet Insurance
    • Voluntary Benefits, including Critical Illness Insurance, Accident Insurance, Hospital Indemnity Insurance, Legal Services, and Choice Auto and Home Program

    In addition, full-time positions also offer the following benefits to associates:

    • Medical
    • Dental
    • Vision
    • Life Insurance/AD
    • Disability Insurance
    • Commuter Benefits
    • Employee Assistance Program
    • Flexible Spending Accounts (FSAs)


    About Compass Group: Achieving leadership in the foodservice industry

    Compass Group is an equal opportunity employer.  At Compass, we are committed to treating all Applicants and Associates fairly based on their abilities, achievements, and experience without regard to race, national origin, sex, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other classification protected by law.

    Qualified candidates must be able to perform the essential functions of this position satisfactorily with or without a reasonable accommodation. Disclaimer: this job post is not necessarily an exhaustive list of all essential responsibilities, skills, tasks, or requirements associated with this position. While this is intended to be an accurate reflection of the position posted, the Company reserves the right to modify or change the essential functions of the job based on business necessity. *Los Angeles applicants: Compass Group will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring (Ban the Box ordinance).


    Req ID:1113940


    Application Instructions

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