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PREP COOK

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PREP COOK

OVERVIEW

Start Date: Early November (weather dependent)
Salary: $9.75/hour, depending on the resort

Description

Prep Cooks provide an outstanding experience for our guests by ensuring food is cleaned, cut and ready for use in recipes. They also ensure food is portioned, tasty, and presented in a visually appealing way that meets the needs and expectations of our guests. This is a physically demanding position that requires some manual labour and standing for extended periods of time in a fast-paced environment.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

  • Provide excellent guest service
  • Cleans, cuts and prepares all fruits, vegetables, herbs, and salad items
  • Cooks foods such as bacon, potatoes, eggs, vegetables, fruits, and pasta
  • Prepares dishes such as sandwiches, salads & vegetables
  • Serves food according to correct taste, temperature and visual appeal
  • Maintains the area in a clean, safe and sanitary manner
  • Maintains food safety temperature logs with direction from Lead Cook and Sous Chef
  • Reads and refers to cooking reference material
  • Completes assigned tasks as quickly as is safely practical
  • Other duties as assigned

EXPERIENCE

  • Passion for providing outstanding guest service
  • Willing to learn a new skill or with basic kitchen knowledge
  • The ability to complete assigned tasks while maintaining communication with chefs, managers and employees
  • Strong self-initiative with a positive and friendly attitude
  • Excellent time management, multi-tasking & teamwork skills
  • Able to follow directions, use specialised kitchen equipment and interpret recipes
  • Safety and WHMIS training an asset

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