Penn National Gaming, Inc.

Cook II - Part Time

Location US-MO-St. Louis
Job ID
Casino Property
Hollywood Casino St. Louis
Position Type
Regular Part-Time
Food and Beverage




Don’t just work. Work Happy.


A career in gaming? At Hollywood Casino St. Louis 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

  • Reports to Sous Chef at start of shift to receive instruction as to daily specials and menu changes.
  • Supervises and directs line staff in absence of Sous Chef.
  • Sets up mis en place as per posted instructions.
  • Reports any spoilage or shortage to Sous Chef immediately.
  • Prepares recipe per standardized recipes and production sheets.
  • Must have knowledge of soups, sauces, quantity cooking, and proper food sanitation and handling.
  • Prepares plate menu items, as ordered, per specifications on hot food production line with strict attention to detail, speed, and accuracy.
  • Must be able to perform well under pressure, meeting production schedules to ensure orders are fulfilled in a timely manner.
  • Maintains work station in accordance with company and health department standards.
  • Maintains walk-in coolers in accordance with company and health department standards.
  • Assists in other areas of kitchen as instructed by Sous Chef.
  • At completion of service, puts all perishable foods in covered containers and refrigerates.
  • Cleans station and reports to Sous Chef for closing instructions.
  • Maintains a consistent and regular attendance record.
  • Other duties may be assigned.
  • Answers routine questions from co-workers.
  • Leads completion of daily tasks within the department or work unit.
  • Interacts with others when necessary to achieve desired outcomes.

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

  • Must be a minimum of 18 years of age.  
  • High School Diploma or equivalent.
  • Three years of related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.  
  • Must be proficient in Microsoft Office applications (Excel, Access, Word).
  • Must be able to read and write in English and have good verbal communication skills.
  • Basic math skills such as adding, subtracting, fractions, decimals, percentages, etc.
  • Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions.
  • Must be able to obtain ServSafe.
  • Physically mobile with reasonable accommodations including ability to push, pull, carry, and lift up to 25 lbs., and the ability to push, pull, reach, bend, twist, stoop, stack, crouch, kneel, and balance when performing job duties in varying work areas such as confined spaces.

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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