We are looking for an ambitious Prep Cook to assist in the preparation of delicious dishes in the kitchen. You ll perform routine kitchen tasks such as setting up workstations and ingredients, so that food can be prepared according to recipes.
A great prep cook will be quick and diligent and willing to improve on the job. You will be deft and able to follow instructions as well as all health and safety rules in the kitchen. The ideal candidate will also be able to function in a fast-paced, busy environment as a part of a team.
- Follow prep lists created by Chefs.
- Labeling and stocking all ingredients on shelves so they can be organized and easily accessible.
- Measuring ingredients and seasonings to be used in cooking.
- Prepare cooking ingredients by washing and chopping vegetables, cutting meat etc.
- Undertake basic cooking duties such as reducing sauces, parboiling food, etc.
- Prepare side dishes such as salads, entrees, etc.
- Comply with nutrition and sanitation guidelines.
- Perform other kitchen duties as assigned.
- Stand or walk for long hours.
- Must be able to frequently push, pull, squat, bend and reach.
- Familiar with industry's best practices.