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Café Lead Cook

TITLE: Café Lead Cook

DEPARTMENT: Blue Palmetto Café

REPORTS TO: Café Services Manager

CLASSIFICATION: Full-time; Permanent; Hourly; Non-exempt

The Blue Palmetto Café at Bok Tower Gardens is currently seeking to fill a full-time, permanent Café Lead Cook position for its operations.


  • two years previous experience in the food service or hospitality industry or a culinary degree
  • food preparation skills
  • excellent knife skills
  • good customer service skills
  • kitchen food preparation & cooking skills
  • dining room service & sanitation skills
  • kitchen opening & closing skills
  • flexible to work a 40+ hour weekly shift varied over the 7-day week, including holidays, weekends, and special events (café operating hours are 8:30 am to 5:30 pm daily)

This position is a varied 7-day work schedule and starts at $9.00 to $10.00 per hour. Café operating hours are 8:30 am – 5:30 pm daily.

We offer an attractive full-time employee benefits package. Resumes, accompanied by letters of interest, may be submitted by mail, fax or email. Applications may also be picked up at the entrance gate at the street address listed below and may be mailed or returned to the entrance gate for processing. Bok Tower Gardens is a Drug-Free workplace and an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Human Resources
Bok Tower Gardens
1151 Tower Blvd.
Lake Wales, FL 33853

Fax: 863-676-6770


Deadline for resume/application submission:  Position is open until filled.
Only qualified applicants will be contacted.