Catering Line Cook

    1340 Northern Blvd., Manhasset, NY 11030
    Full-time, Part-time
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    Job Description

    The Company:
    Founded in 1890, Lessing's Hospitality Group is a sixth-generation, family-owned company comprised of over 120 locations throughout the Northeast and Florida. Lessing's operates 17 wedding and catering venues, 10 full-service restaurants, over 80 corporate and academic dining centers, eight Blaze Fast-Fire'd Pizza franchises and a historic inn. Steeped in over 130 years of tradition, but adapting to a constantly changing industry, Lessing's Hospitality Group's focus is on providing each guest with unique, personalized experiences and remarkable hospitality.

    Come join our growing team at one of our premier catering venues!

    Please use this link to complete an application on our Company Career Page: https://lessingsinc.peoplematter.jobs/

    Line Cook Job Duties and Responsibilities:
    • Organize and clean all food preparation areas to maintain established par stocks, prep levels, and efficient production in an advanced and supervisory capacity
    • Ensure all food preparation supplies are properly received, handled and stored.
    • Responsible for the kitchen during Sous Chef's and Chefs absence.
    • Assist wherever and whenever needed to ensure timely and smooth quality service.
    • Maintain consistency of product with great attention to food quality, taste, and presentation.
    • Take an active role in the preparation and service of the cuisine.
    • Maintain a positive work atmosphere by acting and communicating in a manner that enables getting along with guests, vendors, co-workers, and management.
    • Perform additional duties as requested by the Chef and/or Sous Chef.

    Line Cook Qualifications:
    • Kitchen experience or equivalent formal education.
    • Ability to maintain a pleasant disposition and function efficiently in high stress/pressure work environment. Solid interpersonal skills and positive attitude is a must.
    • Ability to work on slippery surfaces, and work well under pressure.
    • Ability to work long hours standing in one area and in extreme heat to perform essential job functions.
    • Ability to listen effectively, to speak and write English clearly.
    • Self-motivated, organized, fast and even-tempered.
    • Must be detailed oriented.
    • Good communication and listening skills.

    Posting ID: 74387156Posted: 2020-10-02