Prep Cook

Food Services Goodlettsville, Tennessee


At Sudden Service, we are a part of your community and for hundreds of local workers; we are a first job, a fresh start, and a future career path.

Sudden Service is continuing to differentiate ourselves with our specialty food offerings and building out an amazing team of Prep Cooks and we want you to be the face of our…biscuits? We have been recognized as one of Nashville’s top employers for the last 4 years in a row, so join us to keep the streak alive! 

We are seeking customer service driven and dedicated team members. With over 50+ locations spread across Middle TN and Southern KY, we offer ample opportunities to work close to home and engage with your local community. If you want to be part of a diverse employee population, made up of full and part-time students, second jobbers, retirees, veterans, and persons with disabilities from a variety of backgrounds, religions, and ethnicities, then we want you to apply today! 


  • 18+ years of age
  • Passion for customer service accountability, communication, reliability, dedication, and learning.
  • Ability to lift up to 50 pounds (carrying cases of milk, etc.)

Full-Time Prep Cook Benefits:

  • Weekly Pay
  • Flexible Schedules
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Virtual and Onsite Paid Training
  • Paid Time Off
  • Food Discounts & Fuel Perks
  • Internal Preference for Promotions
  • Career Development Services
  • 401K Matching
  • Affordable Healthcare Insurance

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Provides “best in class” service; consistently pays attention to detail. Has understanding and knowledge of how to properly use and maintain all food preparation equipment.
  • Prepares various foodservice and beverage products to specifications.
  • Ability to react to varying business volumes by maintaining acceptable levels of our food offerings.
  • Ensures all food offerings are correctly presented according to company standards.
  • Maintains sanitation, health, and safety standards in work areas.
  • Cleans, stocks, and restocks workstations and display cases.
  • Complies with the company standard regarding portion sizes, cooking methods, quality standards, and food regulations.
  • Remains knowledgeable of products/services, policies, and procedures.
  • Actively welcomes guests’ as they enter the store and informs guests’ of offers.
  • Maintains logs that include receiving logs, product temperature logs, waste tracking logs, and food preparation logs.
  • Orders, receives, handles, dates, and rotates all products according to company specifications and food regulations.
  • Follows the work schedule as posted.
  • Notifies GM of any discrepancies during shift (i.e., order, store/personnel issues).
  • Reports all accidents and injuries to the GM immediately.
  • Reports any illnesses to GM immediately.
  • Maintains clean facilities and an orderly work environment.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Prior experience in a C-Store and/or food service environments.
  • Bilingual applicants are encouraged to apply.

About Us:
Our parent, Tri Star Energy, is a growing, local, family-owned company with nearly two thousand employees and 150+ locations, based in Nashville, TN. With Wholesale, Commercial, and Retail Convenience Store services, we are the Mid-State’s premier convenience retailer and one of the leading fuel providers in the Southeast. Our retail brands, Twice Daily, Sudden Service, and White Bison are well known throughout the region as providing a differentiated food and fuel experience that is second to none for our #1 priority; our Guests.

Tri Star Energy and the TSE Brands’ mission is to build lasting relationships by serving our community. Our people are driven by our core values: Strive for Balance, Expect Achievement, Have Integrity, Be Committed, and Be a Servant Leader. Join our awesome team and be a part of setting a new bar for an industry on the rise!

Tri Star Energy is an equal opportunity employer and hires without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, veteran status, genetics or any other category protected under applicable law.