Location
All Locations
Job Code
CULH3
Shift
Days
Swing
Travel Involved
None
Category
Culinary/Kitchen
Employment Status
Full-Time

Banquet Cook

Job Description

  • Continually demonstrates the ability to produce food orders in a timely, neat and organized manner according to the needs of the guest.
  • Always follows all approved recipes while ensuring proper cooking techniques and the highest quality standards are upheld.
  • Consistently demonstrates an understanding of assisting in controlling product costs by ensuring the proper management of product waste.  Attempts to control food costs; throw away, etc.
  • Demonstrates a thorough understanding of sanitation procedures and consistently applies such.
  • Understands the importance of proper food handling procedures and ensures that procedures are always followed.
  • Demonstrates the ability to properly use kitchen equipment while ensuring the highest safety standards.
  • Always properly identifies and stores product specific to outlet and always takes an active role in quality control of all food items.
  • Continually demonstrates the ability to always notify a supervisor of any foreseeable concerns or developments.
  • Is always familiar with all product/inventory in freezers and coolers, and assists in ensuring that all product/inventory are properly rotated to maintain freshness.
  • Ensures that all hand skill techniques involving specific culinary utensils (knives, peeler, etc.) are applied while consistently following documented safety standards.
  • Continually demonstrates the ability to keep work station organized and produces required quantity according to demands of station.  Continually identifies, utilizes and builds knowledge base of specific culinary terms per assigned outlet (i.e. grilling, dicing, etc.).  

Job Requirements

  • High School Diploma or High School Equivalency Diploma.  Associates Degree in Culinary Arts or related field preferred.
  • Must be able to operate a steamer, fryer, oven, etc.
  • Must be able to speak and understand English; interactions with guests and co-workers.
  • Must possess written communication skills; standard communication, complete forms, etc.
  • Must be able to work a flexible schedule to include nights, holidays and weekends.
  • Ability to organize/prioritize and complete multiple tasks simultaneously.
  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment essential.

 
Position Physical Requirements:
 

  • Must be able to lift up to 75 pounds.
  • Must be able to stand for long periods of time.
  • Position requires constant bending, pushing, pulling, kneeling, standing, walking, simple grasping, manual dexterity, reaching over the shoulder and twisting.