Lead Cook - $19/hr + Benefits

About the role

 Ready for a new kind of career? If you're looking for competitive pay, a door-opening career, and a role where your creativity and independence can shine, we want to meet you!    

Wonder is hiring a Lead Cook with experience as well as strong knowledge of food preparation, kitchen safety, and sanitation, effective time management, and quality control. 

As a Lead Cook, you will

  • Ensure the efficient flow of orders from the kitchen to the front of the house 
  • Ensure orders are being prepared with the correct priority, assisting with timing and organization 
  • Check dishes for accuracy, presentation, and temperature 
  • Assemble orders to maintain fast service 
  • Eliminate obstacles in food preparation lines 
  • Be trained on all cuisines and be able to hop in and help, as needed 
  • Perform other duties as required 


  • Natural communicator with excellent customer service skills 
  • Reliable, flexible, and a team player 
  • Willingness to learn and adapt to new situations 
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment 

Expeditor Detail

  • Job location: Westfield, NJ  
  • Shift Details: Varies, Full-time and Part-time available  
  • Must be 18 years of age   
  • Pay Rate: $19/hr 

Role Detail

  • 2+ years of experience in high volume restaurant 
  • In-depth knowledge of all relevant health and safety guidelines and regulations  
  • Hands-on experience with a variety of kitchen equipment tools  

The way you work

  • Critical thinker and problem-solving skills  
  • Team player  
  • Good time-management skills  
  • Great interpersonal and communication skills   


  • 401k
  • Medical, dental, vision  
  • Health savings account with employer match  
  • 100% employer paid life insurance  
  • 2x pay if you work on holidays 
  • Learning and development opportunities to advance your career  
  • Wonder offers hourly employees stock options 

Note: Some of our benefits vary by state and depend on the number of hours you work.  

About Us

WonderX is a Wonder Group company where we explore, launch and build complementary businesses that all have the same goal – to offer access to the world’s most delicious food—anytime, anywhere.  We excel at ideating concepts, getting them to market quickly and intently focus on market feedback in order to learn and iterate so that we build new businesses that grow and scale successfully.   

The Wonder Group is led by a team of experienced entrepreneurs including some of the most accomplished leaders and operators in the technology, culinary, and logistics industries. Backed by top-tier venture capitalists, we’re moving quickly to pioneer the future of food.   

If you join our team, you’ll work in a supportive and collaborative environment where our culture and our values—Mastery, Compassion, and Courage—are taken as seriously as delivering an incredible experience for our customers.