PREP COOK

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Adecco is assisting Cirque du Soleil recruiting for Prep Cooks jobs in Flushing, NY. These Prep Cooks jobs are Temporary opportunities!

Prep Cooks jobs require candidates to prepare a variety of meats, seafood, poultry, vegetables and other food items for cooking in broilers, ovens, grills, fryers and a variety of other kitchen equipment. within a food service environment. If you meet the qualifications listed below – Apply Now!

Responsibilities for Prep Cooks jobs include but are not limited to:

  • Prepare cold and hot sections of the kitchen service line
  • Weigh, measure, and mix ingredients according to recipes
  • Observe and test foods to determine if they have been cooked sufficiently
  • Inspect food preparation and serving areas to ensure observance of safe, sanitary food-handling practices
  • Carve and trim meats such as beef, veal, ham, pork, and lamb for hot or cold service
  • Prepare a variety of meats, seafood, poultry, vegetables and other food items for cooking in broilers, ovens, grills, fryers and a variety of other kitchen equipment
  • Stocks and maintains sufficient levels of food at line stations to assure a smooth service period
  • Receive and put away food deliveries
  • Clean and organize prep-area
  • Mop back of Kitchen floors
  • Throw out garbage, compost, and recycling

Candidates must meet the following requirements to be considered for Prep Cooks jobs:
  • Must be 18 years of age or older.
  • Available for the whole city duration
  • Must be available Tuesdays – Sundays
  • 2+ years hands on kitchen experience or effective combination of education and experience
  • Experience working the hot line / grill section AND the cold larder / salad bar section in professional catering or a busy restaurant environment is essential
  • Culinary skills and techniques for preparing small and large quantities of food
  • Strong knife skills are essential - Must own your own knives
  • Ability to handle and prepare a variety of raw and cooked foods
  • Strong understanding and compliance with standard portion sizes, cooking methods, quality standards and kitchen rules, policies and procedures
  • Maintain a clean and sanitary work station area including tables, shelves, grills, broilers, fryers, pasta cookers, sauté burners, convection oven, flat top range and refrigeration equipment
  • Potential for heavy lifting, may work on one’s feet for up to 10 hours, work in loud environment
  • Must be able to work flexible hours, days, evenings and weekends
  • Attention to detail, motivated, and take good direction
  • Must be punctual, reliable, and able to work in a team environment

What's in this for you?
  • Pay rates starting at $20.00/hr, plus overtime as needed!
  • Weekly Pay – you receive a paycheck every week
  • Comprehensive benefits after 1 week – medical, dental, vision, options available
  • Generous Bonus Incentives offered for referrals! For more information, ask a recruiter today!


Click on “Apply Now” to be considered for this Prep Cooks job at Cirque du Soleil in Flushing, NY!
Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled
The Company will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.
 

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