Full Time LINE COOK - Brasstown Valley Resort & Spa

Young Harris, GA

If you enjoy cooking good food using fresh, quality ingredients, and creating exceptional experiences, then we have the job for you!  


Brasstown Valley Resort & Spa, located in Young Harris, GA is currently searching for a motivated individual to join the Culinary team.  We offer a culture that focuses on teamwork and high levels of customer service with an environment that empowers our team members to exceed guests' expectations. Our ideal candidate will be engaged, hands-on, and prepared to operate a "best in class" resort!  Brasstown Valley Resort & Spa has 104 rooms and cabins. We are a full service Resort offering: food & beverage, lodging, championship golf course, upscale spa, stables, catering, conferences, hiking, tennis, recreation and much more!  We are managed by the Southeast's premiere hospitality management company, Coral Hospitality.

Summary:  Under the direct supervision of the Executive Chef, this position will create extraordinary meals  to delight our distinguished guests.

Qualifications:  To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. 

Essential Functions:

  • Prepare all guest requests according to the specified menus, accommodating all guest requests with a positive attitude.

  • Work with Front of House staff to ensure guest satisfaction. 

  • Assist Culinary leadership as needed.

  • Follows all ServSafe food handling and sanitation procedures.

  • Knowledgeable of Banquet Event Orders (BEOs).

  • Knowledgeable of handling food allergies and dieting preferences.

  • Ensures all foods prepared are the highest quality and appearance in accordance with approved recipes. 

  • Provides a positive work environment between departments.

Competencies:  To perform the job successfully, an individual should demonstrate the following competencies:

  • Customer Service –Adheres to the Coral Hospitality Basics of Service standards.

  • Interpersonal Skills – Listens to others without interrupting.

  • Teamwork – Contributes to building a positive team spirit.

  • Ethics – Treats people with respect.

  • Professionalism – Follows through on commitments.

  • Quality – Monitors own work to ensure quality.

  • Quantity - Works quickly.

  • Safety – Observes safety procedures.

  • Adaptability – Able to deal with frequent change, delays, or unexpected events.

  • Attendance/Punctuality - Is consistently at work and on time.

  • Dependability - Follows instructions, responds to management direction.

    Initiative – Volunteers readily; asks for and offers help when needed. 

Education and/or Experience:  High school diploma or general education degree (GED); or one to three months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Language Skills:  Ability to communicate to coworkers, supervisors, and guests.

Physical Demands: The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an associate encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.  The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms’ climb or balance and stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl.  The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 25 pounds and have an excellent sense of taste and smell.

Brasstown Valley Resort & Spa is an equal opportunity employer committed to hiring a diverse workforce and sustaining an inclusive culture. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, gender (including pregnancy), age, religion, disability, sexual orientation, or veteran status, or any other status or characteristic protected by law.

Pre-employment background screening will be conducted. DFWP/EEO/AA/Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans