Cook / Prep / Line Cook / Kitchen work (Grand Rapids, Holland, Saugatuck, Muskegon) – Veteran Jobs | HIRE A VETERAN

Grand Rapids, Holland, Saugatuck, Muskegon

join the RedWater family! RedWater has 10 restaurants, as well as 9 event venues, 8 golf courses, and 5 country club pools with cafés and bar. Our restaurants include:

  • Boatwerks (Holland)
  • The Butler (Saugatuck)
  • Cork Wine & Grille (Cascade)
  • FireRock Grille (Caledonia)
  • Gravity Taphouse (Grand Rapids)
  • Lake Bluff Grille (Muskegon)
  • RedRock Grille (N. Holland)
  • Reds at Thousand Oaks (N. Grand Rapids)
  • Rush Creek Bistro (Grandville)
  • Vintage Prime & Seafood (Cascade)


We are currently looking for a Line Cook / Prep Cook to join our team at Rush Creek Bistro. Our Line Cook / Prep Cook is responsible for plating dishes and completing basic food prepping tasks for the restaurant. The main duties include preparing and cooking food in a specific station, cleaning up prep areas, and making sure the kitchen is stocked. Characteristics of this position include being a team player, having excellent attention to detail, having the ability to maintain a positive attitude, all while maintaining the highest level of professionalism to achieve the high standards of service and quality that RedWater is known for.


  • Prepare ingredients then cook and assemble dishes as indicated by recipes.
  • Perform portion control and minimize waste to keep cost within forecasted range.
  • Ensure that all dishes are prepared in a timely manner by restocking ingredients at work station and meeting prep times to ensure smooth delivery.
  • Set up and clean station according to restaurant protocol.
  • Maintain a clean work station area, including kitchen equipment, tables, and shelves.
  • Comply with applicable sanitary, health, and personal hygiene standards.
  • Ensure quality and freshness of ingredients and products.
  • Perform additional tasks as assigned by the Line Supervisor, Sous Chef, or Executive Chef.


  • Previous experience of 1-3 years preferred.
  • Night, weekend, and holiday availability.
  • Must be at least 18 years old.
  • May at times have to lift 50+ pounds.
  • Ability to stand for long periods of time and walk carrying items.


Besides providing a positive team-oriented workplace and great growth opportunity within our organization, RedWater offers amazing benefits:

  • Competitive compensation.
  • 401K with partial match for full-time employees after 1 year.
  • Healthcare benefits for full-time employees.
  • Discounts at all RedWater Restaurants.
  • Snap Fitness discounts at select locations.
  • Discounted golf at RedWater Golf Clubs.
  • $250 employee referral bonus.

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