Prep Chef Jobs in Merrillville, IN

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BJ's Restaurants, Inc. - Merrillville, IN
Assist with cleaning, sanitation, organization and maintenance of kitchen coolers, cook stations and food storage areas adhering to proper food handling and storage standards....
1 day ago
Bickford Senior Living - Crown Point, IN (5 miles from Merrillville, IN)
Ask us about our student loan repayment program! You've already chosen a career that makes a difference in people's lives, now choose a company that wants to make a difference in yours. Bickford...
22 hours ago
Potbelly Sandwich Shop - Homewood, IL (19 miles from Merrillville, IN)
preparation and taking care of customers; Help in maintaining Potbelly as the cleanest place around...Hiring Fast >>...
2 days ago
Valparaiso, IN (16 miles from Merrillville, IN)
Main+Lincoln Restaurant and Bar located in the heart of Historic Downtown Valparaiso, IN is looking for a line cook and prep cook. Thoughtful, hard working cooks looking for a kitchen where food...
6 days ago
Chilis - Hobart, IN (4 miles from Merrillville, IN)
Role Overview Our Heart of House Team Members are responsible for setting the pace for a great shift, every shift. They provide dependable, fast service that is absolutely Chili's. If you take...
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9 days ago
TravelCenters of America - Portage, IN (10 miles from Merrillville, IN)
You are required to maintain a clean, neat, well-stocked area and use safe food handling procedures....
11 days ago
Bloomin' Brands, Inc. - Calumet City, IL (15 miles from Merrillville, IN)
As a Prep Cook, you will be committed to safe food handling, cleanliness, safety, and sanitation standards during the shift and preparing food with proper safety equipment, tools, and recipe specs....
13 days ago
TravelCenters of America - Gary, IN (7 miles from Merrillville, IN)
You are required to maintain a clean, neat, well-stocked area and use safe food handling procedures....
13 days ago
Chilis - Dyer, IN (9 miles from Merrillville, IN)
Role Overview Our Heart of House Team Members are responsible for setting the pace for a great shift, every shift. They provide dependable, fast service that is absolutely Chili's. If you take...
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14 days ago
Olive Garden - Merrillville, IN
Ongoing training to build critical skills for current and future roles Meal discounts $1 Unlimited Soup, Salad & Breadsticks while working Discounts on cellphones, travel, electronics & much more!...
15 days ago
Bloomin' Brands, Inc. - Schererville, IN (6 miles from Merrillville, IN)
As a Prep Cook you will be committed to safe food handling, cleanliness, safety, and sanitation standards during the shift and preparing food with proper safety equipment, tools, and recipe specs....
15 days ago
Olive Garden - Matteson, IL (22 miles from Merrillville, IN)
Ongoing training to build critical skills for current and future roles Meal discounts $1 Unlimited Soup, Salad & Breadsticks while working Discounts on cellphones, travel, electronics & much more!...
15 days ago
TravelCenters of America - Demotte, IN (19 miles from Merrillville, IN)
You are required to maintain a clean, neat, well-stocked area and use safe food handling procedures....
16 days ago
Olive Garden - Lansing, IL (13 miles from Merrillville, IN)
Ongoing training to build critical skills for current and future roles Meal discounts $1 Unlimited Soup, Salad & Breadsticks while working Discounts on cellphones, travel, electronics & much more!...
18 days ago
Chilis - Merrillville, IN
No experience necessary Associated topics: baker, baking, commercial kitchen, cook, diner, grill, lunch, roasting, salad, steakhouse...
21 days ago

Demographic Data for Merrillville, IN

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Salary for Prep Chef Jobs in Merrillville, IN

This is the average annual salary for Prep Chef jobs in Merrillville, IN as reported by the BLS.

$35,608

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Prep Chef positions.

Highest Education Level

Prep Chefs in Merrillville, IN offer the following education background
  • High School or GED (37.0%)
  • Associate's Degree (23.1%)
  • Vocational or Certification (17.4%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (14.9%)
  • Some College (3.4%)
  • Some High School (2.1%)
  • Master's Degree (1.9%)
  • Doctorate Degree (0.3%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Prep Chefs in Merrillville, IN
  • Less than 1 year (40.5%)
  • 2-4 years (26.0%)
  • 1-2 years (22.8%)
  • None (9.8%)
  • 8-10 years (0.9%)

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