Culinary Arts Jobs

Culinary Arts Jobs
Culinary Arts Jobs

Culinary Arts Jobs

At YTI Career Institute - Lancaster (YTI), there are two culinary arts programs that students can enroll in: Pastry Arts (12 months to complete) and Culinary Arts/Restaurant Management (20 months to complete). Both are a part of the Pennsylvania School of Culinary Arts, a division of YTI Career Institute - Lancaster, and are offered in a hybrid format, with lectures online and labs on campus.

There are certain jobs a graduate from the Culinary Arts program may be qualified for after graduation. Some of these include:

Line Cook1

  • Filling up/restocking pantry
  • Preparing, chopping, and slicing vegetables
  • Cooking and seasoning dishes
  • Executing chef and sous chef's instructions

Prep Cook2

  • Preparing ingredients for dishes
  • Portioning meat, poultry, fish, and seafood
  • Labeling, dating, and storing things in the right place
  • Keeping stations clean

Sous Chef3

  • Ordering restaurant ingredients
  • Maintaining order and cleanliness of the kitchen
  • Giving reports to the chef
  • Keeping cooks on task


  • Cleaning and setting tables with decorations
  • Assisting with sweeping, mopping, and polishing the workplace
  • Transporting linen to or from housekeeping
  • Clearing tables and preparing them for customers


  • Receiving deliveries and checking quality
  • Preparing displays
  • Advising customers on meals
  • Ordering stock

Food Trucks6

  • Reviewing events in advance to ensure all necessary information
  • Planning food prep for events
  • Maintaining required records including meal counts, inventory, and food production
  • Ensuring staff members are following proper sanitation procedures

If you're interested in becoming a part of the culinary world, the programs at YTI may be a great option for you. To learn more, visit the program listings page. If you're ready to get started, go to the online application portal to apply.