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Brown-Forman Line Cook/Prep Cook - Reserve Power in Louisville, Kentucky

This position will be hired through Brown-Forman Reserve Power. The hours will vary from week to week. The position will support the Food Services team which serves Brown-Forman executives, employees, and their guests.

Brown-Forman offers benefits to all temporary employees hired through Reserve Power. Benefits available include 401K with a 5% match, health insurance after 60 days of employment, $50 product promotion each year for employees over the age of 21, and access to our Employee Assistance Program. In addition, we offer access to the Brown-Forman Employees Credit Union and free access to the Brown-Forman Fitness Center. Hours will be Monday - Friday during business hours, typically 7am - 2pm or 8am - 3pm. This may vary based on business needs.

The hourly rate for this position is $20.00 per hour.


  • Cold and hot food preparation, including portioning, chopping, and storing food

  • Wash and peel fresh fruits and vegetables

  • Weigh, measure, and mix ingredients

  • Prepare and cook food according to recipes, quality standards, presentation standards, and food preparation checklist

  • Prepare cold foods, including desserts

  • Operate ovens, stoves, grills, griddles and fryers

  • Test foods to determine if they have been cooked sufficiently. Monitor food quality while preparing food

  • Set-up and break down work station

  • Serve food in proper portions onto proper receptacles

  • Wash and disinfect kitchen area, tables, tools, knives, and equipment

  • Check and ensure the correctness of the temperature of appliances and food

  • Excellent use of various cooking methods, ingredients, equipment and processes

  • Ability to multitask and work efficiently under pressure

  • Knowledge of best cooking practices

  • Follow all company and safety and security policies and procedures

  • Report maintenance needs, accidents, injuries, and unsafe work conditions to supervisor

  • Complete safety training and sanitation certifications

  • Ensure uniform and personal appearance is clean and professional

  • Maintain confidentiality of proprietary information; protect company assets

  • Speak with others using clear and professional language

  • Develop and maintain positive working relationships with others; support team to reach common goals; listen and respond appropriately to the concerns of other employees

  • Ensure adherence to quality expectations and standards. Perform other reasonable job duties as requested by Supervisors

  • Ability to work flexible schedule including some evenings and weekends

  • Ability to perform these duties in each of the kitchen food stations: Prep/Line Cook, Expo, Salad/Deli, Catering and Dishwasher, as needed

Must Requirements:

  • Active driver’s license

  • 1 to 2 years kitchen experience in stand alone restaurant

  • Stand, sit, or walk for an extended period of time or for an entire work shift.

  • Reach overhead and below the knees, including bending, twisting, pulling, and stooping.

  • Move, lift, carry, push, pull, and place objects weighing less than or equal to 25 pounds without assistance.

  • Understanding of proper knife skills and cooking techniques.

  • Food Handler Certificate from Louisville Metro Health Department/ Servsafe Certificate

Preferred Requirement s:

  • 1 to 2 years kitchen experience in catering or equivalent establishment

Brown-Forman Corporation is committed to equality of opportunity in all aspects of employment. It is the policy of Brown-Forman Corporation to provide full and equal employment opportunities to all employees and potential employees without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, veteran status, age, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, genetic information, physical or mental disability or any other legally protected status.

Business Area: Global People Places & Communications

Function: Reserve Power

City: Louisville

State: Kentucky

Country: USA

Req ID: JR-00007176