Portage Lakes Career Center


Prep/Line Cook

Full-Time / Part-Time 


Northgate Resorts owns and manages the most awarded Camp-Resort portfolio in the nation. Our passion is creating family camping memories for our guests – memories that will last a lifetime! We don’t do this as individuals but as a passionate team that cares about making a difference in our guests’ lives. We endeavor to be a highly effective, lean, and fast-moving organization.

These Prep and Line Cooks are responsible for food/meal preparation according to menu specifications using various ingredients and cooking techniques. This is a seasonal, full-time or part-time position and reports to the Food & Beverage Restaurant Manager.

Set up workstations with all necessary ingredients and equipment
Prepare ingredients and equipment for meal preparation
Cook food with various techniques (Sauté, grill, bake, roast, fry, etc.)
Clean and breakdown meal preparation areas, including cleaning all equipment, floors, and walls
Proper storage and labeling of food products according to health department guidelines
Ensure all meals meet presentation expectations
Maintain a sanitized and orderly environment
Check the quality of ingredients
Monitor and rotate stock to ensure fresh ingredients at all times
Participate in other projects and activities as assigned
Assist with ordering and inventory


Basic computer skills
Strong organizational, motivational, and leadership skills
Excellent communication, customer service, and problem-solving skills
Strong attention to detail, speed, and accuracy
Ability to multi-task and work in a fast-paced environment
Strong work ethic and a positive attitude
Required to work nights, weekends, and holidays
Work with minimal supervision

Able to lift up to 50 lbs
Must be able to remain in a stationary position, occasionally in warm temperatures
Constant exposure to hot equipment and oil throughout the workday
Continuously climb, balance, stoop, kneel, bend, crouch, and crawl
Able to manipulate fingers, hands, and arms to reach, carry, serve, etc.


Company Info

Clay’s Resort Jellystone Park

12951 Patterson Street NW, North Lawrence, Ohio 44666


Who To Contact
Joan Moyes-Stoll

330-854-6691  joan@clayspark.com

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