Hester General Store Prepared Foods Chef Easley, SC · Full time

Hester General Store is looking for its next chef!


Do you have a copy of Joy of Cooking with notes scribbled in the side? Are you required to bring YOUR creation to every holiday celebration? Do you love creating joy through food? If so, we want you!

Hester General Store is looking for its next Prepared Foods Chef.

In this role, you will be responsible for creating recipes and preparing foods for our newly renovated general store location. As an inclusive team, we welcome all types of items, particularly when food items are gluten free, vegetarian, nut and soy free, and even vegan.

Known as a homegrown pie and cake shop, we are continuing to expand our food brand right here in the Upstate of South Carolina. We primarily will focus on packaging grab and go breakfast and lunch options for our general store location, but will move into packaging for our vegan and gluten free ice cream brand by early Spring.

Your job location will be at our new commissary kitchen in Travelers Rest. We are looking for both full- and part-time talent for this role.

Required skills include:

-A willingness to learn and collaborate

-A strong work ethic

-A commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion

-A passion for food

Bonus points:

-A ServSafe Certified Food Handler/Manger certificate (or a desire to be certified!)

-Experience packaging foods in a high-volume kitchen


$15 - $15 per hour