Winter 2021/2022 - Food & Bev: Prep/Short Order Cook

July 29 2021
Industries Accomodations, Food services , Tourism, Passengers transportation
Categories Collective catering, Cafeteria, Hospitality, Catering, Tourism, Hospitality, Catering, Tourism, Hospitality, Catering, Tourism, Kitchen
Kelowna, BC

Job Description: This position is responsible for food preparation in a high paced busy cafeteria and perform a number of kitchen activities including general cleaning duties, dishwashing, storing food and supplies.

Position Requirements/Skills:

  • BC Food Safe 1 (or equivalent)
  • Previous kitchen experience
  • Good communication skills
  • Well organized, shows a sense of urgency; able to track multiple orders and multi task
  • Works well under pressure
  • Team player, works productively with others
  • Understanding of food safe practices

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Presents him/herself professionally, e.g. Clean uniform, well groomed
  • Maintains up to date knowledge of recipes, procedures and plating for all menu, special and promo items for which he/she is responsible
  • Prepares grill/char grill/salad/sandwich/entrée items to recipe or special order
  • Meets timing standards
  • Coordinates with others, assists co-workers as needed
  • Works cooperatively with front of house staff to respond to guest needs
  • Maintains high standards of cleanliness, safety and food safety throughout the shift
  • As required: Stock taking, cleaning, opening and closing tasks and any other duties designated by the management team or kitchen leader
  • Ensures his/her areas of responsibility are well stocked and guest ready

Safety awareness is very important. You should always be aware of safety concerns for the public, staff and yourself. If you are unfamiliar with safety procedures ask your supervisor for training. Safety is everyone’s responsibility.

Physical Demands:

  • Must be able to stand and exert well-paced mobility for up to 4 hours in length
  • Ability to lift 11kg (25lbs) regularly
  • Must be able to push and pull equipment of various sizes and weights
  • Must be able to kneel, bend, stoop, squat and stretch to fulfill tasks
  • Requires grasping, standing, walking, repetitive motions, hearing ability and visual acuity

Location: Big White Ski Resort

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