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Cook at Malabar Restaurant

Now Hiring: Cook

Malabar Restaurant is in search of a new dedicated and organized cook with a passion for great food. Malabar’s menu features Southeast Asian-inspired vegetarian and seafood dishes. We are looking for a cook who is flexible and can join our growing team!


At least 2 years of experience in a fast-paced, busy environment
Preferably with seafood experience!
An understanding in Asian cuisine
Able to multitask and prioritize
Availability to work weekday and weekend either daytime or evening shifts
Possess a firm understanding of kitchen sanitation practices and health department standards
Able to work fast while not compromising organizational awareness and attention to detail.
A quick learner who can work independently but also as a team player
Friendly personality and takes pride in their work
If you are interested please send your resume.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer that is committed to inclusion and diversity. We take affirmative action to ensure equal opportunity for all applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or other legally protected characteristics.


How To Apply
Please send your resume and contact info to

Seasonal Sales Associate at Sockshop & Shoe Co.

Sockshop & Shoe Co. is hiring part time/seasonal sales associates for the holidays at our downtown Pacific Avenue location. Must be available around Thanksgiving and Christmas, and be able to work on weekends. This is a temporary holiday position, November through January.
We carry a wide selection of comfort and lifestyle footwear for both women and men and a huge variety of socks. Ideal candidates must have a love for helping others, a strong desire to learn, and enjoy fashion. Being conversational is a must!
We offer $13.00 per hour plus a generous discount after a probationary period.
Please drop off your resume in person at our downtown store, located at 1515 Pacific Avenue in Santa Cruz.
We can't wait to meet you!



How To Apply
Drop off resume in person at 1515 Pacific Avenue, Santa Cruz

Lead Cook at Fosters Freeze

Short order cook, good knowledge of kitchen equipment
Self motivated
Handle stressful moments
Able to follow instructions

Full-time / Part-time

$15. To start, $14. Meal per shift

How To Apply
See Carlos @location, fill out application