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Assistant Cook - Part Time
Bossier City , LA 71113
Posted 2 months ago
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What would I be doing?
Responsible for various assigned work stations within the kitchen, which include, but not limited to, working with equipment such as, knives, steamers, saut station, frying, ovens, braise, steam kettle, char broiler, griddle, rotisserie, smokers, woks, slicers, food processors, etc. The Assistant Cook will artfully prepare wholesome foods as directed either verbally or by reading order tickets or banquet event orders in accordance with the company standard recipes and presentation techniques, while maintaining all applicable state sanitation rules and regulations.
- Deliver internal and external guest service the Pinnacle Way. Always exhibit a friendly and approachable demeanor.
Be polite and courteous when speaking with guests and team members. Look for and act upon opportunities to assist guests and team members. Be sincere and genuine during all interactions.
Be prepared with the knowledge and skill required to be responsive to guests' and team members' needs and questions. Responsible for learning and being familiar with all of Pinnacle Entertainment, Inc.'s room outlets, and for being able to answer general questions regarding the property. If working with the public anticipate the guests' needs and respond appropriately with a sense of urgency.
Read food orders from computer printouts, and prepare food items, according to established menu plans. Prepare all food items according to standard recipes and menu to ensure consistency of products to the guests. Wash, slice, peel and/or cut various foods to prepare for cooking or serving.
Observe and test foods to determine if they have been cooked sufficiently, using methods such as tasting, smelling or piercing them with utensils. Ensure work procedures, quality standards and menu specifications are adhered to. In an open kitchen, guest interaction is a must.
Engage the guest each time they come to your area. Explain product, ask questions and build positive relationships with the guests. Coordinate and communicate on orders with dining room staff.
Prepare all food items accurately in a timely manner. Complete all assigned prep items as written on prep sheet. Use and maintain all assigned areas and equipment in a sanitary, safe and effective manner.
Observe and enforce Health Department regulations regarding food handling, storage, proper steam table temperature, and cleanliness of work environment. Responsible of having a full knowledge of the MSDS program. Consistent attendance at company/restaurant training programs as they are scheduled.
Complete opening, closing and other side duties as assigned by the supervisors. Be in constant communication with Cook, Lead Cook and Sous Chefs. Pass all tests given including the training in order to retain the knowledge needed to be an effective team member.
Maintain a well-groomed, neat and clean appearance. Possess the ability to work harmoniously with coworkers.
Possess the ability to work harmoniously with coworkers.
Perform all job functions in conjunction with the guidelines described in the Standard Operating Procedures manual to ensure consistent execution of company and department standards. All other duties as assigned.
What are we looking for?
Possession of and ability to obtain and maintain a valid ID within assigned state of employment and other jurisdictions Require reading and math skills for recipes and measurements Must successfully pass background check Must successfully pass an alcohol and drug screening Must be at least 18 years of age Demonstrated ability to prepare a wide variety of food items, to standard, in a high-volume, fast-paced operation. Demonstrated understanding and knowledge of the application of sanitation procedures. Must have excellent guest service skills Must have working knowledge of food storage, knife handling and sharpening, weights & measures, stocks, soups and sauces, plate presentations, recipes and yields, Health department regulations, sanitation and safety regulations Uses appropriate language when engaging guests and co-workers in conversation, communicating clearly and courteously, provides continued service to all guests Determines the nature of guest concerns and takes appropriate action to resolve general concerns, obtaining assistance from the proper personnel, as necessary.
Must be able to stand for a minimum eight (8) hour shift. Locations on casino floor are noisy and smoky.
Will also encounter intoxicated guests frequently. Provide representation of department in specific project and company meetings.
(Related education and experience may be interchangeable on a year for year basis) At least six (6) months experience directly related to the accountabilities specified.
What would it be like to work at this property?
Boomtown Bossier City, located approximately three hours east of the Dallas/Fort Worth metropolitan area, opened in 1996. The property features a 30,000-square-foot casino with more than 1,000 slot machines and 28 table games including high limit slots and tables. Offering approximately 1,800 parking spaces, the resort also features a 187-guestroom hotel with pool, three signature restaurant options and approximately 1,500-square-feet of meeting and conference space.
Boomtown Casino & Hotel Bossier City
300 Riverside Drive
Bossier City, Louisiana 71111