Line Cook

PsychoGenics is a preclinical CRO with expertise in central nervous system (CNS) and orphan disorders.  Our mission is to provide the best validated disease models and comprehensive preclinical capabilities to help companies discover the next generation of treatments for severely disabling CNS and orphan disorders and reduce the attrition rate in clinical development.  We are known for our cutting-edge translational approach to research, our customized solutions, the breadth, and quality of our work, as well as for our ability to identify statistically relevant phenotypic changes that help our clients quantify the efficacy of their treatments before they move into the clinic.  With an extensive portfolio of highly predictive disease models and unparalleled experience performing studies for biopharmaceutical companies of all sizes, we enable clients to deliver much needed superior clinical candidates to patients.



  Job Responsibilities:

  • Sets up and stocks food items and other necessary supplies

  • Prepares food items by cutting, chopping, mixing, and preparing sauces

  • Cooks’ food items by grilling, frying, sautéing, and other cooking methods to specified recipes and standards

  • Plates prepared foods based on senior chef’s guidance

  • Maintains cleanliness and complies with food sanitation requirements by properly handling food and ensuring correct storage

  • Sweep kitchen floor at end of shift

  • Washes and cleans dishes and cooking utensils

  • Stores the equipment at the end of shift

  • Ensures that the kitchen operation procedures and hygiene meet food safety standards and regulations

  • Performs inventory checks and completes food storage logs



  • Good written and verbal communication skills

  • Good organizational skills

  • Accuracy and speed in executing tasks

  • Ability to work as a team member

  • Follows directions and instructions

  • Able to lift 25 pounds and up


Education and Experience Requirements:

  • High school diploma or GED

  • One to two years of experience as a line cook, restaurant cook, or prep cook

  • Experience with various cooking methods and procedures

  • Familiar with industry best practices




Total Rewards Plan 

PsychoGenics offers competitive performance-based compensation, comprehensive benefits, and career development opportunities. This role is eligible for annual performance-based raise and discretionary bonus for both individual and PsychoGenics annual performance. Our benefits include: 

  • Medical, dental, vision and life insurance plans
  • HSA, FSA and dependent FSA
  • Short- and long-term disability plans
  • Stock-based incentive plan
  • 401K with company contribution
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Generous paid time off policy and paid parental leave policy
  • EAP
  • Additional voluntary benefits


PsychoGenics is an affirmative action/veteran/disability/equal opportunity employer. 

We take pride in maintaining a diverse work environment. We do not discriminate in recruitment, hiring, training, promotion, or other employment practices for reasons of race, color, religion, age, sex (including pregnancy, gender identity or expression and sexual orientation), parental status, national origin, age, disability, genetic information (including family medical history), political affiliation, status as a protected veteran, or
any other legally protected status. We are committed to building diverse teams, and we strive to create an inclusive workplace that cultivates bold innovation through collaboration and allows our people to unleash their full potential.


Reasonable Accommodation

PsychoGenics provides qualified individuals with reasonable accommodation during the application and hiring process. If you require assistance or need reasonable accommodation due to disability, please contact Human Resources at:

Nearest Major Market: New York City