Kitchen Trainer

Rate of pay$20 per hour

Training Specialists are responsible for supporting their Kitchen General Manager to achieve operational excellence, focusing specifically on training, coaching, and quality standards during live service. They are approachable, engaging, and can adapt to various learning styles while conveying a solid understanding of All Day Kitchens standards. Training Specialists are responsible for leading new hire training, advanced motion menu training and operations initiatives. They provide integral feedback to the training team, stay up to date on operations, and act as subject matter experts.



What you’ll do:

  • New Crew Member Training and Training Completion
  • Lead Training workshops
  • Performance management and development
  • Live Service when there are no new hires in training
  • Drive engagement and recognition on Bag Beat, our communication platform
  • Maintain consistency and food quality standards in the kitchen at all times

How you’ll measure success:

  • Crew member certification = 100% complete
  • Menu and operations training = 100% complete
  • Quarterly new hire retention (under 90 days) = 7%
  • New hires are certified by their Training Specialist to be efficient and confident in role
  • At least two employees in development and on development plans
  • Financial Acumen: can speak to kitchen goals and current metrics

What makes a great candidate:

  • 2+ years of restaurant or retail experience
  • 1+ years training and coaching other employees
  • Open availability, based on the needs of the business.
  • Demonstrates effective training and coaching skills
  • Clean and well organized
  • Experience with delivery orders or using electronic order screens.
  • Skilled in troubleshooting common equipment issues
  • Commitment to quality standards and values
  • Strong communication skills with all business partners
  • Approachable, engaging, and adaptable to various learning styles and training locations
  • Self motivated, great problem solver, and finds innovative solutions


Physical Requirements:

  • Must be able to lift upwards of 50 lbs
  • Essential frequent physical requirements such as standing for prolonged periods of time, bending, kneeling, etc
  • Ability to observe details at a close range



  • Medical, Dental and Vision Benefits
  • $10 Monthly Cellphone Reimbursement
  • Paid Time Off
  • Meal Credit Each Shift
  • Professional Growth Opportunities
  • Employee Referral Bonus


Our Commitment:

All Day Kitchens is proud to be an Equal Opportunity employer, and is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive team. We believe strongly that our people, partners, and platform benefit from the most diverse range of perspectives. We believe that great people are at the core of great food experiences.

All Day Kitchens - Damen - Illinois

907 N Damen Ave., Chicago, IL, 60622