Cook - University Of Scranton

Aramark Corp. Scranton , PA 18510

Posted 2 months ago

Job Description

The Cook is responsible for cooking and preparing food according to recipes and production guidelines while adhering to food safety, food handling, and sanitation procedures. The Cook should safely handle knives and equipment such as grills, fryers, ovens, broilers, etc.

Job Responsibilities

  • Essential functions and responsibilities of the position may vary by Aramark location based on client requirements and business needs.

  • Cooks and prepare a variety of food according to production guidelines and standardized recipes

  • Sets up workstation with all needed ingredients and equipment

  • Prepares ingredients by measuring, weighing, mixing, chopping, trimming, and peeling food items

  • Safely uses a variety of utensils including knives

  • Operates equipment such as ovens, stoves, slicers, mixers, etc.

  • Bakes, roasts, broils, steams, and uses a variety of cooking methods on meat, vegetables, and other foods

  • Arranges, garnishes, and portions food according to established guidelines

  • Properly stores food by adhering to food safety policies and procedures

  • Cleans and sanitizes work areas, equipment, and utensils

  • Maintains excellent customer service and positive demeanor towards guests, customers, clients, co-workers, etc.

  • Adheres to Aramark safety policies and procedures including accurate food safety and sanitation

  • Ensures security of company assets

This job profile does not contain a comprehensive listing of all required activities, duties, or responsibilities. Job duties, responsibilities and activities may change, or new ones may be assigned at any time with or without notice.

Qualifications

  • Experience as a cook or in a related role required

  • Validated knowledge of the basic principles of food preparation, various cooking methods, and food safety regulations such as accurate food handling, sanitation, and storage

  • Must be able to acquire food safety certification

  • Demonstrate basic math and counting skills

  • Demonstrates interpersonal communication skills, both written and verbal

This role may have physical demands including, but not limited to, lifting, bending, pushing, pulling and/or extended walking and standing. This role may also require uniforms and/or usage of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE).

Education

About Aramark

Our Mission

Rooted in service and united by our purpose, we strive to do great things for each other, our partners, our communities, and our planet.

At Aramark, we believe that every employee should enjoy equal employment opportunity and be free to participate in all aspects of the company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, gender, pregnancy, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, military status, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by applicable law.

About Aramark

The people of Aramark proudly serve millions of guests every day through food, facilities, and uniform services in 19 countries around the world. Rooted in service and united by our purpose, we strive to do great things for each other, our partners, our communities, and our planet. We believe a career should develop your talents, fuel your passions, and empower your professional growth. So, no matter what you're pursuing - a new challenge, a sense of belonging, or just a great place to work - our focus is helping you reach your full potential. Learn more about working here at http://www.aramarkcareers.com or connect with us on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter.

Nearest Major Market: Scranton

Nearest Secondary Market: Wilkes Barre


icon no score

See how you match
to the job

Find your dream job anywhere
with the LiveCareer app.
Mobile App Icon
Download the
LiveCareer app and find
your dream job anywhere
App Store Icon Google Play Icon
lc_ad

Boost your job search productivity with our
free Chrome Extension!

lc_apply_tool GET EXTENSION

Similar Jobs

Want to see jobs matched to your resume? Upload One Now! Remove
Cook Courtyard Scranton

Schulte Hospitality Group

Posted 4 days ago

VIEW JOBS 9/27/2022 12:00:00 AM 2022-12-26T00:00 <p>CYPA-17800</p><ul><li><p>Maintains high sanitation standards throughout the area of responsibility</p></li><li><p>Ensures organized and clean storage areas for all food</p></li><li><p>Ensures that all food items are properly handled and stored at the conclusion of the shift Properly rotates inventory</p></li><li><p>Prepares food according to specifications for breakfast, lunch, dinner and banquets</p></li><li><p>Maintains clean and orderly storage areas and product pars</p></li><li><p>Work with manager to create specials and other menu variations</p></li><li><p>Other duties as assigned</p></li></ul><p>EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:</p><ul><li><p>Minimum of High School education, post-high school education preferred</p></li><li><p>Minimum of 3 years in Cook role</p></li></ul><p>KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:</p><ul><li><p>Knowledge of food preparation health and safety guidelines</p></li><li><p>Able to work flexible hours and shifts</p></li><li><p>Ability to communicate effectively verbally and in writing</p></li><li><p>Team player</p></li><li><p>Ability to exceed expectations of guests</p></li><li><p>Ability to multi-task</p></li></ul><p>JOB COMPETENCIES:</p><ul><li><p>Action-Oriented</p></li><li><p>Informing</p></li><li><p>Creativity</p></li><li><p>Composure</p></li><li><p>Functional/Technical Skills</p></li><li><p>Integrity/Trust</p></li></ul> Schulte Hospitality Group Scranton PA

Cook - University Of Scranton

Aramark Corp.