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posted March 17, 2023

Lets cook together!

Looking for a new opportunity that includes spending your summer at the beach, making new friends and building your resume? Then look no further. The perfect seasonal job is at Champlin’s on Block Island, RI. We are a fast-paced, fun team dedicated to excellent service, working hard and enjoying life. We offer team housing at $125/week for most positions and complimentary breakfast and lunch daily. Housing spots require that you be able to work through Labor Day weekend or through September. At the end of our season, there is the possibility of staying with TPG Hotels & Resorts at another property. Haven’t heard of Block Island? Google it and you will be amazed! We look forward to hearing from you.

What you will be doing

  • The Line Cook is responsible for preparation of quality food in safe and efficient compliance with proper food preparation and handling.
  • Promptly reports emergencies, accidents, injuries, missing articles, damage, engineering items and safety hazards to management.
  • Consistent safe and sanitary food storage, preparation and cooking. Monitor and control maintenance/sanitation of the kitchen and equipment. Adherence to all safety protocols including handling and transportation of foods and knife work.
  • Recognize and follow quality standards for meats, vegetables, fruits, dairy products and grains, including proper storage of these items. Effective utilization of leftovers and control of waste.
  • Understand and ability to properly use seasonings for a range of culturally diverse foods. Knowledge of common food allergens and their substitutes.
  • Cook using a repertoire of cooking methods including poaching, braising, roasting, charbroiling, sautéing, grilling, frying, and baking.
  • Produce from scratch menu quality food in appropriate portion size, cut and quantity. Ensures all food is prepared and presented in accordance with appropriate recipes, presentations and with guest orders. Acknowledge any special requests and prepare the menu item accordingly.
  • Safe use of supplies and equipment.
  • On time and at work when scheduled, and in proper uniform.
  • Consistent professional and positive attitude and actions when communicating with guests, vendors and associates.


Education and Experience:

  • High school education
  • One or more years of related experience.
  • Familiarity with hospitality industry practices preferred.

Skills and Abilities:

  • Ability to understand and provide friendly guest service.
  • Ability to understand and comply with proper food preparation, cooking, handling and storage. Ability to understand and comply with kitchen sanitation, safety and equipment usage.
  • Consistent professional attitude and behavior with effective listening and communication skills.
  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment, sometimes under pressure, while remaining flexible and efficient. Ability to satisfy the legal requirements for employment within the jurisdiction.
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Champlin's Resort & Marina

80 West Side Road

New Shoreham, RI 02807

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Champlin's Resort & Marina


Champlin's Marina & Resort 

Situated on Block Island’s beautiful Great Salt Pond, Champlin’s Marina and Resort represents one of New England’s finest and largest Marina and Resort hospitality destinations that has been welcoming guests for over 70 years. Decades of boats, history, music, and great food creates an appeal for all who seek memorable travel and authentic hospitality experiences. Hospitality at its core is about people, which makes our team and our guests the most valuable components of our business. We operate in ways that empower our teams to drive bottom-line growth through optimized guest experience delivery.