Breakfast Cook - MUST HAVE A VEHICLE TO APPLY TO THIS POSITION

Best Western Plus Stoneridge Inn & Conference Centre - London, ON (30+ days ago)

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Best Western Plus Stoneridge Inn & Conference Centre, (south London -Lambeth) is seeking energetic and experienced full-time breakfast cooks. Candidates must be available to work flexible shifts including weekends. Own transportation (hotel is not located on bus route) is required.

Job Summary: Responsible for the daily preparation of breakfast buffet food items.

Job Duties:

  • Sets up stations according to prescribed guidelines
  • Prepares all food items as directed in a sanitary and timely manner
  • Follows recipes, portion controls and presentation specifications as set by the establishment
  • Restocks all items as needed throughout the shift
  • Cleans and maintains station in practicing good safety, sanitation and organizational skills
  • Has understanding and knowledge to properly use and maintain all equipment in station
  • Assists with the cleaning, sanitation and organization of kitchen, walk-in coolers and all storage areas
  • Performs additional responsibilities, although not detailed, as requested by the Chef or Kitchen Manager at any time
  • Cleans and maintains work area, kitchen, pots, pans, utensils, implements, equipment and all storage areas
  • Check to ensure that refrigerators, freezers, ovens and stoves remain at appropriate temperature.

Qualifications:

  • Solid understanding of professional cooking and knife handling skills
  • Understanding and knowledge of safety, sanitation and food handling procedures
  • English language and professional communication skills are required
  • Ability to take direction
  • Ability to work in a team environment
  • Ability to work calmly and effectively under pressure
  • Must have problem solving abilities, be self-motivated and organized
  • Commitment to quality service, and food and beverage knowledge
  • Ability to spend 100% of time standing
  • Occasional environmental exposures to cold, heat and water
  • Ability to push or pull 50 lbs and lift 35 lbs regularly
  • Must be able to speak, read and understand basic cooking directions
  • Must be able to hear with 100% accuracy with correction and must be able to see 20/20 vision with correction.

Job Type: Full-time

Experience:

  • cook: 1 year (Preferred)

Licence:

  • Food Safe, SafeCheck, Food Handler or equivalent (Preferred)

Job Duties:

  • Prepare, season and cook food as directed, meeting dietary requirements where required
  • Follow recipes and presentation specifications
  • Operate standard kitchen equipment safely and efficiently
  • Clean and maintain station in practicing good safety and sanitation
  • Oversee kitchen operations
  • Maintain inventory and record of food, supplies and equipment
  • Adhere to all sanitation and food production codes