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Brown's Fine Food Services - Ottawa, ON (20 days ago)

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Ottawa, ON

Browns Dining Solutions

Brown’s is a comprehensive Dining Service Provider with creative solutions to all facets of food service. We are a Canadian leader in the industry with a successful track record in Dining Operations, Residential Dining, Catering and Special Events, Educational, Retirement and Recreational Facilities. If you love giving excellent care to customers and/or have related experience in food services…we may have a position of interest to you!

Job Duties

  • Follow rotational menus and house made recipes
  • Prepare food for the dining facilities and catering services including preparation of soups, main entrées, fresh vegetables, side dishes, desserts, sauces, gravies, etc.,
  • Cold kitchen production – washes, peels, slices, dices, and juliennes all vegetables and fruits required for food stations and catering services
  • Ensure that all food production is eye-appealing and replenished as needed throughout breakfast and lunch service
  • Disassemble the front line after service ensuring proper storing techniques are followed or disposing and recording of product
  • Cleaning of the line and grill area following service
  • Ability to load, run and unload an industrial dish machine
  • Ensure that Food Safety and Health & Safety techniques are practised at all times
  • Assist other cooks and team members as required or other duties as assigned by the Manager
  • Available to work Monday to Friday during the day

Qualifications

  • A minimum of 1 – 2 years industrial cooking and food service experience
  • Ability to work independently or as a team member, have excellent time management and organizational skills
  • Solid knowledge of food preparation, food handling principles, processes, procedures, policies, directives and guidelines
  • Knowledge of equipment and materials used in the food preparation areas such as grills, ovens, deep fryers, slicers, steamers and knives
  • Current Safe Food Handlers Certificate
  • Successful Police Check, Clearance and Fingerprints will be required in order to be considered for this position

Benefits

  • Paid Vacation
  • Benefit Package
  • Uniforms are provided
  • Discounted Meal Plan

Job Type: Full-time

Experience:

  • industrial cooking and food service: 1 year (Preferred)

Licence:

  • Food Safe, SafeCheck, Food Handler or equivalent (Preferred)
  • Police Check (Required)