Grill Cook

117 Prime is looking for a new Grill Cook that has a Head Chef mentality.

Open position

Grill Cook – Downtown Memphis

117 Prime – one of downtown’s fastest-growing fine dining restaurants – has an immediate need for a new Grill Cook!  At 117 Prime, we are a team dedicated to excellence, consistency, and continual growth.  Whether you’re an up-and-coming chef looking to lead your first kitchen, or you’re a seasoned veteran chef looking for a new challenge, we want to hear from you!  Here’s what we’re looking for:

    •  Leadership & Communication skills – able to lead and communicate effectively with a kitchen brigade and with front-of-house.

    •  Fine dining experience is required – either in an executive role or as a member of a fine dining kitchen.

    •  Organization skills – an eye for detail and cleanliness is essential in leading a kitchen.

    •  This is a full-time position.  Must have open availability to lead the kitchen during service hours and also be able to attend meetings outside of normal work hours.

    •  A genuine spirit for hospitality – we are an experience-driven establishment that will always try to please our guests first and foremost.

    •  Must have reliable transportation to work.

    •  Must be able to lift 50 lbs.

    Duties include, but are not limited to:

    •  Directing all tasks in the kitchen – including general upkeep and cleaning.

    •  Communicating effectively with the front-of-house on anything concerning the kitchen or menu.

    •  Execution and quality control of sauces and garnishes.

    •  Nightly, Weekly, Monthly Inventory and rotation of proteins and sauces.

    •  Ensuring that quality standards for food – from preperation to plating – are always executed at the highest level.

    •  Helping your teammates with any tasks that need to be done in the kitchen.

    To apply, please send an email to or stop by in-person Tuesday through Thursday after 2pm to set up an interview. We can’t wait to hear from you!


      What We Offer

      Health Care

      Health care to make sure you’re covered.

      Paid Time Off

      Paid time off to relax and reset.

      Life Insurance

      Life insurance to cover the uncertanties of life.


      After 1-year you will be able to qualify for 401k contributions.

      Sound like something you’re interested in?

      Apply Today!

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      • Resume
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