Line Cook follows a menu to prepare and cook meats, fish, poultry, gravies, cereals, soups, vegetables and other food according to proper preparation methods. May require a high school diploma or its equivalent. Being a Line Cook typically reports to a Sous Chef or Executive Chef. The Line Cook has gained proficiency in multiple competencies relevant to the job. Works independently within established procedures associated with the specific job function. To be a Line Cook typically requires 3-5 years of related experience, or may have 2 years experience plus an associates degree, or additional training or certification.