Line Cook – Uptown Texaco

At Island Energy Services (IES), we are constantly looking for people who are driven to find cleaner, smarter ways to fuel our community. It is our goal to provide our customers with efficient, reliable, and high quality services. No matter where you are on your career path, Island Energy offers continued education and training to help you cultivate your skills and expand your opportunities.

Island Energy Uptown Texaco is seeking a Line Cook for our Kitchen department. Under the general supervision of the Station Manager, the Line Cook provides cooking and prepping functions for the Kitchen Department. Desired competencies include proven cooking skills with a high degree of accuracy and attention to detail. Our ideal candidate is collaborative, self- motivated, dependable, able to work effectively and safely in a fast-paced kitchen environment while maintaining 100% total customer focus. Prior relevant experience in a kitchen setting as a line or prep cook is required.


  • New Employee Sign-On and Retention Bonus of up to $2000.00 during the first 18 months of employment
  • Eligibility for Same Day Pay
  • Tuition Benefit of up to $1,500.00 per semester
  • Transportation Benefit of $70.00 per month
  • Paid Sick Leave and Vacation (FT)
  • Employer paid medical for employees working a minimum of 20 hours per week on a regular schedule.
  • Paid Life and ADD Insurance
  • Paid Shift Differentials
  • Flexible scheduling
  • Generous 401(k) matching for eligible employees
  • Gas Card Incentives
  • Employee Assistance Program


Skills and Experience Include but not limited to:


  • 1 – 2 years of cooking experience
  • Ability to work a flexible work schedule.
  • Able to stand and walk for extended periods of time
  • Able to tolerate and withstand hot/cold temperatures working in a kitchen environment and on a cook line for extended periods.
  • Able to lift, carry or push items from 0-50 lbs.
  • Must be able to speak, read and follow instructions in English.
  • Basic math skills such as addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division.
  • TB clearance.
  • Food Handling Certification.


  • 1 year of customer service/cash handling.
  • High School Diploma or GED.



  • Provides exceptional customer service including but not limited to, a pleasant greeting, smiling, making eye contact, soliciting additional sales, processing the transaction accurately, thanking the customer and inviting them to return. Provides top quality customer service to every customer.
  • Preps and sets workstation with food products and equipment and keeps station sanitary and clean throughout the shift.
  • Prepares and cooks food for service by cutting, chopping, mixing, preparing and grilling ingredients.
  • Prepares, processes, and fulfills orders for made to order food.
  • Follows recipes to portion control, presentation and specifications set by kitchen and station guidelines.
  • Manages the process of ordering food supplies on a weekly basis.
  • Performs inventory checks, maintains inventory as needed and completes food storage logs.
  • Ensure food products are date labeled, covered, stored, and rotated on a first in, first out basis.
  • Maintain cleanliness and complies with food sanitation requirements by properly handling food and ensuring correct storage.
  • Monitor operation of equipment and notify Station Manager when malfunctions occur.
  • Perform routine cleaning while maintaining a safe work environment.
  • Open and closes the kitchen properly and follows checklists and prep sheets for kitchen stations. Cleans and maintains kitchen and station practicing good safety, sanitation, and organization.
  • Complete other tasks as assigned by management.


  • Employee must adhere to the IES Code of Conduct and the Island Way (IES Core Values)
  • Appearance is neat and clean.
  • Safety emphasis in the work location.


Salary Range: $20.00 - $24.00 per hour

Island Energy Services, licensee of the Texaco brand, is an equal opportunity, at-will employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.

Position open to US residents and resident aliens with a valid green card only.