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Denver - Line Cook

Job Purpose: 

To produce all orders required by business volume and supervisor, as quickly and efficiently as possible, and to produce the highest quality product. Also, to produce all orders on an a la carte basis and to prep for buffets, banquets, salad bars and hors d' oeuvres.

 

Job Responsibilities:

  • Open up each morning preparing and organizing the station and cooking all food necessary to start serving.
  • Prepare all items for lunch; sauces, soups, buffet entrees, and switch over from breakfast to lunch at the assigned time.
  • Rearrange the line and steam table to facilitate luncheon cooking and service.
  • Prepare all orders as turned in by wait staff and ensures all orders cooked quickly and according to order; also ensures that food leaves the kitchen in peak condition.
  • Learn menus, recipes, preparation, and presentation.
  • Ensure that all food is stored in proper containers and at proper storage and holding temperatures.
  • Cook only sufficient food in advance to cover expected business volume and to maintain quality.
  • Prepare all food needed by other kitchen departments which is best prepared by this department.
  • Prepare all food for next shift and for the following day as required and directed by Supervisor.
  • Maintain the work area, including all counter tops, utensils, equipment, and refrigeration in a clean and sanitary condition in accordance with state, county, and company health regulations and work safety regulations.
  • Other duties as assigned.

 

Job Skills:

  • Must be able to "prep" food products, using standardized food preparation techniques.
  • Skillfully use hand tools or machines needed for work. Measure, cut, or otherwise work on materials or objects with great precision.
  • Use arithmetic or shop geometry to figure amounts of material needed, dimensions to be followed and cost of materials.
  • Read recipes of items to be prepared.

 

Job Qualifications:

Education : HS Diploma or equivalent
Experience : Minimum 3 months cooking experience at a full service restaurant or hotel.
Job Type: Full-time
 

Benefits:

  • Health insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Vision insurance
  • Paid time off

 

This Job Is Ideal for Someone Who Is:

  • Dependable -- more reliable than spontaneous
  • Adaptable/flexible -- enjoys doing work that requires frequent shifts in direction
  • Autonomous/Independent -- enjoys working with little direction

 

To apply, please submit your CV to Mrs. Timaima C. Raisamu, Director of Human Resources, [email protected].