Prep Chef Jobs in Ridgewood, NJ

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Briarcliff Manor - Briarcliff Manor, NY (17 miles from Ridgewood, NJ)
Overview Provides high quality food preparation at all times for residents, guests, and staff....
2 days ago
Atera - New York, NY (17 miles from Ridgewood, NJ)
Requirements 1 year Job Details We are looking for a new member to join our team, the position is for a morning prep cook. We need some one that will fit right in with our small team, has a great...
10 hours ago
Delaware North - New York, NY (17 miles from Ridgewood, NJ)
Qualifications Prior food preparation experience preferred, but not required. Ability to read and comprehend prep sheets. Ability to use kitchen tools safely (knives and small equipment ware)....
14 hours ago
Fairview, NJ (12 miles from Ridgewood, NJ)
NO NIGHTS. JAMES BEARD AWARD WINNING breakfast, brunch restaurant overlooking NYC skyline in Edgewater New Jersey. Join our team - we are looking for prep cooks, line cooks and dishwashers....
2 days ago
Compass Group North America - Orangeburg, NY (9 miles from Ridgewood, NJ)
Completes orders from steam tables and grill and serves customers at multiple stations....
1 day ago
Morgenstern's Finest Ice Cream - New York, NY (17 miles from Ridgewood, NJ)
Requirements 1 year Job Details Morgensterns Finest Ice Cream is a new American ice cream parlor, focused on serving texture-driven small-batch ice creams with a renewed attention to flavor and...
10 hours ago
The 130 Club - Tenafly, NJ (9 miles from Ridgewood, NJ)
Requirements 2 years Job Details New Jersey's newest steakhouse is seeking professional, reliable and knowledgeable staff members to fill the following positions: - Line cooks - Prep cooks...
10 hours ago
Brooklyn, NY (20 miles from Ridgewood, NJ)
We are a small, busy boutique company that serves high production meals to private clients. There is a lovely team in place and we are in search of the right person that can handle a prep position...
2 days ago
Belleville, NJ (13 miles from Ridgewood, NJ)
dishwasher and kitchen prep willing to start ASAP, please come in 366 Franklin Ave Belleville or call Melissa at ...
2 days ago
Larchmont, NY (18 miles from Ridgewood, NJ)
New breakfast/lunch cafe in Larchmont hiring upbeat and motivated team members for our busy kitchen. Responsibilities: Maintaining a clean, orderly, and sanitized kitchen and front of the house....
1 day ago
Eleven Belinda LLC - New York, NY (17 miles from Ridgewood, NJ)
availability, including evenings & weekends and holidays Required Skills Advanced Knife Handling Charcuterie Chopping Dough Making / Portioning Dressings Family Meal Fish Cookery Fish butchery Frying Grilling...
10 hours ago
New York, NY (17 miles from Ridgewood, NJ)
World Famous Amy Ruth's on West 116th needs Dishwashers, Line, and Prep Cooks. Full and Part time shifts are available. Pay is $15 an hour. Please have legal documents and speak at least some English.
2 days ago
Union, NJ (21 miles from Ridgewood, NJ)
Glendale pizza & Ristorante Kitchen person Duties include making sandwiches, wraps and salads prepping Cleaning 5-6 days a week 50-60 hours per week...
1 day ago
Union, NJ (21 miles from Ridgewood, NJ)
Duties include making sandwiches, wraps and salads. Prep work and cleaning. 5-6 DAYS A WEEK 50- 60 HOURS Text ......
1 day ago
Bronx, NY (15 miles from Ridgewood, NJ)
Overview of skill and responsibilities Knowledge of meat products and prime cuts Knife skills Willingness to learn about our product and upkeep with product knowledge Ability to perform physical requirements...
13 hours ago

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Salary for Prep Chef Jobs in Ridgewood, NJ

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

$40,207

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Highest Education Level

Prep Chefs in Ridgewood, NJ offer the following education background
  • High School or GED (37.4%)
  • Associate's Degree (22.8%)
  • Vocational or Certification (17.5%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (14.6%)
  • Some College (3.4%)
  • Some High School (2.1%)
  • Master's Degree (1.8%)
  • Doctorate Degree (0.3%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Prep Chefs in Ridgewood, NJ
  • 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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