Hiring Now - Prep Cook

Moe's Southwest Grill
1061 Main Street, River Edge, NJ
Full-time, Part-time
Starting at $9/hour training

Job Description

Prep Cook

Summary:

The Prep Cook is responsible for preparing foods for serving, and must be able to perform all station functions in the cooking area; communicating ticket times and potential problems to the manager on duty and servers as necessary; performing all other responsibilities as directed by the business or assigned Management of which associate is capable of performing; providing the highest quality of service to customers and associates at all times. This is a non-exempt position and typically reports to the Store Manager, Assistant Store Manager, or General Manager depending upon local requirements.

Essential Functions:

  • Follows recipes and/or product directions for preparing, seasoning, cooking, tasting, carving and serving food items which may include soups, meats, vegetables, desserts and other food and beverage products
  • Tastes products, follow menus, estimate food requirements, check production and keep records in order to accurately plan production requirements and requisition supplies and equipment as needed
  • Cleans and sanitizes work stations and equipment
  • Practices excellent food safety and sanitation practices and complies with HACCP standards
  • Operates a variety of kitchen equipment; Measures and mixes ingredients, washes, peels, cuts and shreds fruits and vegetables
  • Stocks, dates, rotates, and checks temperature of product
  • Other Duties as assigned

Qualifications:

  • Requires basic food preparation skills and knowledge of HACCP standards
  • Requires 0 - 1 years of closely related experience, work experience in high volume or fast casual dining restaurant environment preferred
  • Requires the ability to speak, read and comprehend instructions, short correspondence and policy documents, as well as converse comfortably with individuals
  • Requires the ability to lift and/or move up to 40 pounds
  • Requires the ability to bend, twist, and stand to perform normal job functions
  • Frequently immerses hands in water and water diluted with chemical solutions
  • Frequently works with sharp knives, utensils, and hot plates
  • Frequently works in hot environment

Additional Info

  • Fun & Flexible Work Enviornment
  • Salary + Bonus
  • Flexible Schedule
  • Paid Vacation
  • Health Insurance
Posting ID: 71144348Posted: 2019-10-11