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Commis/Demi/Chef de Partie

Requisition #2315892
Job LocationCanada-British Columbia-Richmond
Job StreamCulinary
Site LocationRiver Rock Casino Resort
Job TypePermanent, Full-Time
Expiry Date
Travel RequiredNot Required
Educational RequirementsSome High School
Languages RequiredEnglish
On-Going Opportunities Description

River Rock Casino Resort, a subsidiary of Great Canadian Gaming Corporation, is Western Canada’s only Four-Diamond Casino Resort. River Rock has something for everyone, whether you are looking to enjoy our incredible gaming experience in our casino, indulge in our food & beverage options, enjoy some live entertainment in our Theater or enjoy our amazing hotel accommodations. We are nestled along the river offering beautiful scenery and are situated by the Canada Line Skytrain and close to Vancouver International Airport (YVR).


As a member of the River Rock team you will share our VALUES of Team Work, Guest Focus, Integrity, Recognition and Social Responsibility as they are the pillars to our success. In addition, you will be eligible for some amazing perks!


We are currently searching for an experienced Chef to join our team, located in Richmond BC. The successful candidate will report to the Sous Chef, Culinary and will be an integral part of our Culinary team. The main responsibilities for this role will be:


The successful candidate will be responsible for, but not limited to the following:

  • 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 Commis Chefs 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
  • Other duties as required


Qualifications and Experience:

  • Available to work up to 40 hours per week in a variety of shifts including early mornings, evenings and weekends as we operate 24 hours per day, seven days a week
  • Exceptional interpersonal and communications skills
  • Culinary education
  • Enrollment or completion of the ITA apprentice program a plus
  • Ability to handle multiple tasks at one time
  • Minimum 2 years progressive culinary experience
  • Level 1 Food Safe, Safe Food Handling or BASICS. Fast Food Handler Certificate
  • Ability to exceed internal and external customer expectations through timely, effective and service oriented communication
  • A commitment to continually increase your knowledge of our products and services in order to offer exceptional experiences to our guests
  • A willingness to learn, develop and achieve new skills for personal and professional development
  • Live GCC’s Values on the job: Integrity, Team Engagement, Drive to Succeed, Service Excellence, and Citizenship
  • A passion for providing Great Experiences and Memories to our internal and external guests in the continual quest of achieving service excellence
  • As we operate 24 hours a day, seven days a week, you must be able to work a flexible schedule, including graveyards, weekends and holidays, up to 40 hours a week. The hours of work are based on operational and business needs.
  • The ability to successfully pass a criminal record check
  • Ability to obtain Serving it Right


PERKS when working with us:

  • Compensation is based on the Collective Bargaining Agreement (CBA)
  • MSP, Extended Health & Dental benefits, Employee and Family Assistance Program (EFAP) are offered and determined based on the CBA
  • Perkopolis discounts with various vendors
  • Team member Hotel and Entertainment industry perks and discounts
  • Incredible opportunity to grow within the organization
  • Being part of an incredible team filled with various team member appreciation events
  • Easily accessible via the Canada Line Skytrain


At River Rock Casino Resort, we seek to hire individuals with diverse backgrounds. If you possess these skills and qualifications, are legally entitled to work in Canada and have a passion for creating exceptional guest experiences we invite you to apply online with confidence. We thank all candidates for their interest; however, only those shortlisted will be contacted.