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Delaware North Line Cook, The Gideon Putnam in Saratoga Springs, New York

The Opportunity

Delaware North Parks and Resorts is hiring seasonal Line Cooks to join our team at The Gideon Putnam in Saratoga Springs, New York. As a Line Cook, you will be responsible for preparing dishes according to recipes and chef specifications.


$24.40 - $24.40 / hour

Information on our comprehensive benefits package can be found at .

Benefits at The Gideon Putnam

Join our fun, collaborative team at The Gideon Putnam Resort and Spa. Located in Saratoga Springs, New York, there's so much to do in our small town including weekly live music events, world-class horse racing, natural mineral springs, walking trails, and golf courses.

  • Health, dental, and vision insurance*

  • 401k with company match*

  • Paid vacation days and holidays*

  • Paid parental bonding leave*

  • Tuition or professional certification reimbursement*

  • Weekly pay

  • Free shift meal

  • Employee discounts including 30% off restaurant and retail

  • Friends and family discount on lodging

  • Referral bonus – earn $200 for each eligible referral

  • Training and development with opportunities for internal mobility and growth including the chance to work at our other locations nationwide

*Available for full-time, year-round team members


  • Properly measure, portion, and cook all food items in a timely manner

  • Ensure correct food temperatures are maintained and food is stored safely

  • Perform opening, closing, and side work duties according to proper guidelines

  • Keep workstation and equipment clean, organized, and sufficiently stocked

  • Use waste control guidelines and record all waste on spoilage sheet


  • Minimum of 6 months of experience as a prep cook or line cook

  • Banquet experience highly desired

  • Ability to move rapidly and coordinate multiple orders

  • Ability to follow procedures and take directions

  • Basic math skills to understand, calculate, and follow recipe measurements and proportions

Physical Requirements

  • Manual dexterity sufficient to chop, mix, and blend a variety of foods and liquids

  • Ability to carry large pans, weighing up to 50 pounds, and operate kitchen equipment

  • Constant standing, walking, bending, reaching, and repetitive motions

  • Hot and damp environment

Shift Details

Day shift

Evening shift

Every weekend

8 hour shift

Who We Are

Delaware North is the food and beverage, retail, and lodging partner at The Gideon Putnam, dating back to 2008. Set in Saratoga Spa State Park, The Gideon Putnam is a 7-minute walk from Saratoga Performing Arts Center and 7 miles from the boutique shops and restaurants of downtown Saratoga.

At Delaware North, you’ll love where you work, who you work with, and how your day unfolds. Whether it’s in sporting venues, casinos, airports, national parks, iconic hotels, or premier restaurants, there’s no telling where your career can ultimately take you. We empower you to do great work in a company with 100 years of success, stability and growth. If you have drive and enjoy the thrill of making things happen - share our vision and grow with us.

Delaware North Companies, Incorporated and its subsidiaries consider applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, marital or veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other legally protected status. Delaware North is an equal opportunity employer.