Penn National Gaming, Inc.

Cook II

Location US-MS-Tunica Resorts
Job ID
2021-81312
Casino Property
Hollywood Casino Tunica
Position Type
Regular Full-Time
Category
Food & Beverage

Overview

 

Don’t just work. Work Happy.

 

A career in gaming? At Hollywood Casino Tunica, 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

  • Consistently prepares breakfast, lunch, dinner, or hor d'oeuvres to standards established by the Executive Chef.
  • Ensures that work area is kept clean and orderly.
  • Assists in training new Buffet Cooks.
  • Must be able to stand a full shift.
  • Exhibits a friendly, helpful, and courteous manner when dealing with customer of fellow cast members.
  • Any and all duties as assigned by your Supervisor or a member of management.

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

  • Minimum of two years experience in a full service restaurant preferred.
  • Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos. Ability to write simple correspondence.  Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations to customers, clients, and other cast members of the organization.
  • Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals. Ability to compute rate, ratio, and percent and to draw and interpret bar graphs.
  • Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out detailed but uninvolved written or oral instructions. Ability to deal with problems involving a few concrete variables in standardized situations.
  • Apprentice for Certification preferred.
  • Knowledge and ability to use all kitchen tools and equipment. Ability to identify all products used in kitchen operation.  Ability to recognize spoiled or questionable products.  Ability to read, comprehend and execute recipes.

 

SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES    

This job does not have supervisory responsibilities.

                                                

LANGUAGE SKILLS

Ability to read and interpret documents in English, such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions and procedure manuals. Ability to read and communicate verbally in English. Written communication skills in in English may also be required.

 

REASONING ABILITY

Ability to apply commonsense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form. Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations.

 

CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS

Employee must be able to qualify for licenses and permits required by federal, state and local regulations.

 

Must successfully complete C.A.R.E or TIPS training. (if applicable)

 

PHYSICAL DEMANDS 

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

 

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand, walk, and use hands to finger, handle, or feel objects, tools, or controls. The employee frequently is required to reach with hands and arms and talk or hear. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, color vision, and peripheral vision.

 

The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 10 pounds, frequently lift and/or move up to 25 pounds, and occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds, and must have 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.

 

WORK ENVIRONMENT

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate to very loud.

 

Employee could be exposed to an environment containing unrestricted second hand tobacco smoke.

Something to leave you with

Whether you prefer being at the center of it all or working behind the scenes, there’s a role for you at Penn National Gaming. We are a growing company but as big as we are, we still feel like family.  The areas of career opportunity with Penn are ideal for just about any skill set.  Our company wide commitment to making sure our guests smile as much as we do means you’ll enjoy a fun working environment anywhere within the organization.

Equal Opportunity Employer

 

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