Position: Assistant Prep Chef

Growing high end catering company based in Natick, MA is looking for a highly energetic, motivated and reliable Assistant Prep Chef. This job responsibilities will vary and grow with the position, including but not limited to: dish washing, prepping the menu items for the events, onsite prep work, composing menu items for service and kitchen clean-up. You will directly assist the Executive Chef/ Co-Owner. This is a part time position and hours vary based on weekly events (ranging from 20-40 hours in our busy season). Creative work environment, specializing in wedding and special event catering.

Job Requirements:

  • 1 Year kitchen prep experience preferred (catering experience is helpful)

  • Experience running events and ovens

  • Heavy lifting required

  • Good attitude is a must

  • Willing to take direction and learn the way the executive chef runs our kitchen

  • Able to step into a leadership role when we have multiple events occurring on the same day/ weekend.

  • We work as team and at times need assistance with the front of the house, washing dishes, setting-up or breaking down tables, no job can be beneath this position to have a successful event.

  • Fast, hard worker, willing to learn new skills

  • We are growing catering company this position has the opportunity to grow with us and take on bigger events

  • Looking for an individual local to the Natick, MA area - not willing to relocate applicants for this position

  • Some travel is required to events located within 1.5 hours of the Natick area, reliable transportation is required, however some times you can ride in our catering van with the Head Chef.


Compensation is commensurate of experience, very competitive for the industry. Assistant Prep Chef will also be included in the tip pool for events. Please no calls, submit resume and we will be in touch with you asap since we are starting to get very busy and would like to hire within the next week.

©2021 by Calla Catering and Events LLC.


Tasting Room: 179 W. Central St. Suite 2

Natick, MA 01760

Event Sales Manager: Linda MacDonald

Direct: (603) 944 - 0589

E-mail: Linda@callacatering.com