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2nd Cook

Requisition #2292533
Job LocationCanada-British Columbia-Victoria
Job StreamCulinary
Site LocationView Royal Casino
Job TypePermanent, Full-Time
Number of Positions Open1
Posting Date01-Dec-2017
Expiry Date21-Dec-2017
Travel RequiredNot Required
Educational RequirementsN/A
Languages RequiredEnglish
Job Description

Elements Casino Victoria is the premier, one and only destination for entertainment. Good times are always on the table and exciting moments are around each corner. With a variety of entertainment, food, and beverage options everyone feels welcome at Elements Casino Victoria.

 

The team at Elements is all about creating extraordinary experiences: we greet guests by name, double down on customer service, and welcome everyone with a smile. We treat our team the same way too. We keep the stakes high by providing a comprehensive benefits package and the support you need to grow your career. If you want to join a company full of passionate, engaging, team players then this is the opportunity for you!

 

Get so close to the action you can taste it at the soon to be Elements Casino Victoria.  Start turning the heat up on your career and be a key team member in our awesome new kitchen.  Our 2nd Cook is the key ingredient that binds our culinary team. Set in the heart of our kitchen operations, our next 2nd Cook will be responsible for executing menu item production with an emphasis on quality and presentation. Our 2nd Cook will cook up creative culinary fare for guests enjoying our new food & beverage offerings. This individual will lead by example while consistently maintaining all company standards and adhering to all safety, hygiene policies and procedures. If working in a passionate and creative environment is for you then Get in the Game.  It’s All You...

 

DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Prepares, pre-cooks, cooks and presents menu items in a timely fashion; following standardized recipes
  • Prepares mis en place (“setting in place” of foods, garnishes, sauces, dishes, cutlery, etc) and other products as required for high volume production
  • Assists 3rd Cooks with product receipts, breakdown, storage and rotation
  • Cleans culinary equipment after use and/or remove soiled equipment to the dish pit
  • Assists with month end inventories as directed
  • Takes orders over the counter at some locations
  • Attends monthly culinary meetings
  • Liaises and communicates effectively with all appropriate operational departments
  • Develops and cultivates strong working relationships with all stakeholders (guests, ownership and employees)
  • Ensures compliance with licensing laws, health and safety and other statutory regulations
  • Performs other duties as assigned or directed.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • High School Diploma
  • Culinary education a plus
  • Enrollment or completion of the ITA Apprentice Program a plus
  • Level 1 FoodSafe, Safe Food Handling or BASICS.fst Food Handler Certificate; MSDS; WHMIS; SIR, Smart Serve or IGB Certificate
  • Ability to exceed internal and external customer expectations through timely, effective and service oriented communication
  • Minimum 2 years culinary experience 
  • Ability to work well in a team environment, strong communication & organizational skills
  • Understanding of yourself as well as others when communicating with team members and guests
  • A passion for providing the Essential Elements of Excellence Guest Service to our internal and external guests
  • A willingness to learn, develop and achieve new skills
  • Ability to work in a fast paced, busy environment
  • Possess a high level of honesty and integrity
  • Excellent multi-tasking skills
  • Serving it Right, or the ability to successfully obtain a Serving It Right certification
  • Ability to successfully obtain a criminal record and credit check through the Gaming Policy and Enforcement Branch (GPEB)