Morning kitchen shifts available: 7 am - 3 pm & 8 am - 4 pm

We are looking for friendly, well organized and energetic individuals to join our day time kitchen crew.

Prep vegetables and deli meats, make sandwiches and salads, restock lines, and light dishwashing.

We offer full medical and dental benefits as well as profit sharing once qualified.

Wages included tips (on check)
All of our kitchen positions require:
-Excellent customer service skills (it's an open kitchen and customers will ask questions)
-Prompt attendance is a must!!!
-Availability to work mornings, weekends and holidays
-Must be very clean, well organized and able to move from station to station efficiently
-Basic knife skills are a bonus but we are willing to train
-Daily kitchen prep for both lunch and dinner services
-General cleaning and facilities maintenance
-Other duties may be assigned from time to time
-Ability to work in a team in a very fast paced environment
-Adhere to chef's recipes and preferred cooking techniques
-Food safety and sanitation is key!
Special Instructions
We are making it really easy to apply for this position.

Simply submit a ZippyApp application package which may include the Common Employment Application, Resume, and a Cover Letter. In your Cover Letter, please write a short paragraph describing yourself and why you would make a great addition to our team.


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Kalapawai Cafe ~ Kailua
750 Kailua Road
Kailua, HI 96734
(808) 262-3354
Hours of operation
  • Mon: 6:00am - 9pm
  • Tue: 6:00am - 9pm
  • Wed: 6:00am - 9pm
  • Thu: 6:00am - 9pm
  • Fri: 6:00am - 9:30pm
  • Sat: 7:00am - 9:30pm
  • Sun: 7:00am - 9:00pm