Penn National Gaming, Inc.

COOK 2 FINAL CUT FT

US-IN-Lawrenceburg
2 months ago
Job ID
2017-44781
Hollywood Casino Lawrenceburg
Position Type
Regular Full-Time
Category
Food and Beverage

Overview

 

 

Don’t just work. Work Happy.

 

A career in gaming? At Hollywood Casino Lawrenceburg we think you’ll enjoy an exciting industry, fast-paced days and nights, diverse, enthusiastic co-workers, unlimited growth and support from one of the leaders in the industry.

 

An individual could be successful if they possess the following.

Your daily responsibilities include

  •  Safe efficient production of food products including quality and quantity control, par levels, food storage, product rotation, expo, broiler, saute, salads, appetizers, roasting, baking, stir frying, deep frying, poaching, braising, etc.
  • Assist with set up and operation of multiple stations with in area, coach Cook Level III for cross utilization of labor and upward mobility opportunities.
  • Produce stocks, soups, sauces as part of preparation of daily food (meal period) service.
  • Follow Standard Operational Procedures (SOP’s) and production list to meet required par levels and specifications for assigned station or duties at Hollywood Casino.
  • Display knowledge of all emergency procedures.
  • Communicate on a consistent basis with supervising chef, keeping them abreast of all department activities, and ensure that kitchen and equipment are in good working order and that the work area is clean and hazard-free. Notify supervising chef immediately if kitchen and equipment are not in good, safe working order.
  • Work efficiently with co-workers in any kitchen environment.
  • Provide positive communication and use Red Carpet Service skills with every patron and co-worker.
  • Perform duties in a safe manner; report any potential safety hazards to management staff.
  • Perform any reasonable, temporarily assigned job duties outside the position’s job description where, in the Company’s judgment, those duties are necessary in the interest of efficiency, productivity, or guest service.

 

To be successful in this position it will require the following skill set

  • Must be 21 years of age
  • Read, write legibly, understand and speak English
  • Able to tolerate second-hand smoke, noise, bright lights
  • Able to work at a fast pace in often crowded/noisy environment
  • Must meet professional appearance standards as prescribed by company policy.
  • High School Diploma or GED required. College degree or culinary arts degree is preferred. At least 3 years casual dining experience consisting of a la carte recipe production, plating, and coordination to specification in a high volume casual setting preferred. Intermediate Cook experience and knowledge and experience in the use of kitchen equipment such as knives, stoves, ovens, fryers, steamers, choppers, grinders, mixers, sealers, etc. Serve-safe certified preferred.
  • Available to work required schedule which may include nights, weekends, holidays and overtime as needed
  • Cast Member is regularly required to stand; use hands to finger, handle, or feel objects, tools, or controls; and reach with hands and arms. The Cast Member is occasionally required to walk; climb or balance; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl; and talk or hear.
  • The position requires the ability to lift up to 50 lbs, push or pull 150 to 250 lbs on a pushcart, and enter walk-ins of -10 degrees to 140 degrees Fahrenheit with or without assistance. Must handle heat from cooking appliances, glassware and washing machines. Requires normal or corrected vision range, with the ability to distinguish letters, numbers, and symbols. Ability to stand for duration of shift walk frequently, bend and/or reach to a height of 6 feet with or without assistance (stand, sit, walk, lift, reach, push, pull, grasp).

  

Something to leave you with

Penn National Gaming is more than you may realize. We have properties throughout the United States and Canada and are embarking on an aggressive growth mode. Our departments and areas of opportunity are ideal for just about any skill set. And our company-wide commitment to making sure our guests smile as much as we do means you’ll enjoy a fun working environment.

 

Now that you have read about who we are, here is your opportunity to see what we're about!

 

   

 

Equal Opportunity Employer

 

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