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Prep Cook/Dishwasher

Company: Mystic Cafe
Location: Lewiston
Posted on: May 3, 2021

Job Description:

Mystic Caf isn't your typical restaurant. We offer breakfast, lunch, and dinner throughout the week alongside quality espresso, fine wines, local art, and live music. Our customers enjoy the vintage dining atmosphere with our locally sourced and artisan meals. Mystics team members are excited to serve our customers, and many of our team members move up to become trainers, supervisors, and even managers.

We are currently seeking a motivated Prep Cook/Dishwasher to join our dynamic and professional culinary team.This position is 25 to 30 hours per week (with potential for more), and will focus mostly on prep work with occasional dishwashing duties. Wage is $11.25/hour.

Happy Day employees are excited to come to work, to learn, and to produce the best experiences possible for our guests. This position requires a strong work ethic, problem-solving and time management skills, and an enthusiastic, teachable attitude.If you want a job where you will develop your personal and professional skills and be a part of a community committed to excellence, this may be the job for you! Read through our qualifications below.

The ideal prep cook candidate will:

  • Assist in preparation of all types of food items while following recipes
  • Work as a team player
  • Assist in cleaning the whole kitchen area, kitchen equipment, refrigerators, freezers, and storage area
  • Advise supervisor of kitchen equipment repair or replacement
  • Properly utilize, store, and label cooked food and food items
  • Check computer printout for menu amounts and recipes. Report any discrepancies to supervisor. Submit food usage report to supervisor.
  • Follow proper procedures to wash and return dishes and cookware to kitchen.
  • Any other related duties as assigned by a supervisor or manager.

Job Qualifications:

  • Prior experience in a reputable restaurant or hotel that is culinary and hospitality driven
    • If you lack experience but are motivated and teachable, we would still love to talk to see if you are a good fit for our team!
  • A strong work ethic and commitment to uncompromising quality
  • A team-oriented approach and a calm demeanor during time-sensitive tasks
  • Ability to communicate effectively and respectfully
  • Willingness to cross-train into other areas and Happy Day restaurants
  • Maintain high standards for work areas and appearance
  • Maintain a positive attitude and commitment to excellence
  • Must be flexible with scheduling, including weekends, evenings, and holidays
  • Access to reliable transportation

About Us:

Mystic Caf is grounded in Lewiston, ID, history. Located in the 1926 Morgan Bros. Coffee Roasters building on Main Street, Mystic incorporates the original hardwood floors, beams, and bricks walls to create a distinctive and engaging dining atmosphere in our newly expanded space. We feature seating for up to 200 in four unique dining areas, with seasonal outdoor seating.

Mystic Caf offers a casual menu for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, and a formal menu for dinner, featuring seasonally crafted specials with high-quality and thoughtfully sourced ingredients. Mystic is also home to a large selection of local and fine wines, along with 10 microbrews on tap from our custom steampunk piping tap system. Join us in our revamped espresso area for a quality cup of coffee with friends or at one of our live music events like Jazz Night or Open Mic Night on the elevated stage. We additionally offer wi-fi projection capabilities for groups and host private parties. Mystic is now available to accept reservations.

When you want quality, think Mystic Caf. Learn more about us at

Happy Day Restaurants corporation is a Lewiston, IDbased business founded in 1969 to bring the freshest products and most dynamic customer service experiences in the industry to our guests in the Inland Northwest. We operate 13 restaurants and a catering company in the LC Valley and on the Palouse and have won many regional and national awards for our businesses, including induction into the Idaho Hall of Fame in 2016.

HDR values our employees and offers a variety of opportunities, benefits, and services to help develop leadership qualities in each person. Community is our favorite word, and we give back frequently by supporting many local and regional non-profits and other community-based efforts.

We constantly strive to raise our standards and go the extra mile. If you want to be a part of this community of excellence, apply today!For more information about Happy Day, please visit

Keywords: Mystic Cafe, Coeur d'Alene , Prep Cook/Dishwasher, Other , Lewiston, Idaho

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