Line Cook -Ludlow House

  • Soho House & Co.
  • New York, New York
  • May 14, 2022
Full time

Job Description

Who we are…

Soho House & Co is a collection of members' clubs, restaurants, hotels and cinemas, catering to those in the film, media, fashion and creative industries. The company has unique ventures throughout the UK, USA, Canada and Europe, with new openings planned for all global regions, with the addition of Asia in 2019

The Role. . .

A line cook is responsible for the daily preparation of food items in the pantry, fry and/or stations or other areas of the kitchen.

Main Duties...

Sets up station according to restaurant guidelines.

Prepares all food items ads directed in a sanitary and timely manner.

Follows recipes, portion controls, and presentation specifications as set by the restaurant.

Restocks all items as needed throughout shift.

Cleans and maintains station in practicing good safety, sanitation, organizational skills.

Has understanding and knowledge to properly use and maintain all equipment in station.

Assists with the cleaning, sanitation, and organization of kitchen, walk-in coolers, and all storage areas.

Performs additional responsibilities, although not detailed, as requested by the Chef, Sous Chef or Kitchen Manager at any time.

Well-versed on all menu items and able to produce consistent and quality dishes in fast-paced and demanding environments and on all stations

Assist with inventory to support the kitchen operating at a sustainable food cost

Watch wastage, cooking temps and quality to reduce additional costs, influence others on the cost of product and how it contributes to the profit and loss of the company

Production and a-la-carte dish(s) execution. Including weekend feast ideas and family meal

Delegate some tasks as needed while also ensuring proper procedure is followed when clocking in and out for shifts as well as breaks

Support Executive Sous and Jr. Sous with end of service meeting

Maintain company target goals and consistent experience for Soho House Standards for service; 3-8-10

Positive influence for teams under pressure and provide a welcoming work environment that increases staff moral

Attend "Cook House" trainings and support the mentoring and education of new and existing team members on areas they are looking to go.

Requirements

Requirements

Minimum of 3+ years' experience in a fast pace, upscale and approachable environment of professionals

Strong understanding of professional cooking and knife handling skills

Proven ability to execute all menu items and properly prepare and deliver top quality dishes on all stations

Food handler's certificate

Strong communicator, collaborator and motivator with ability to build professional relationships with all leaders and kitchen team and arrive to work prior to scheduled start to ensure you have appropriate time to situate, eat and be briefed on previous service and anticipated service

Proactive, team-player who can work well independently as well as on a team

Flexible schedule and ability to work morning, night, weekend and vacation's (as needed)

Ability to multitask and work in a demanding, fast-paced environment

Possess a level of creativity to create recipes from scratch

Physical Requirements

Must be able to seize, grasp, turn and hold objects with hands.

Must be able to work on your feet for at least 8 hours.

Fast paced movements are required to go from one part of the kitchen and storage areas to others.

Must be able to move, pull, carry or lift of up to 50 pounds on occasion and 35 pounds regularly.

Occasional environmental exposures to cold, heat, and water.

Occasionally kneel, bend, crouch and climb as required.

Benefits

Why work with us...

Soho House offers competitive compensation packages that feature global benefits and perks. Whether you're seeking entry-level employment or a new opportunity to expand your profession, we offer training to develop the technical and managerial skills necessary to enhance your career.

We are currently offering a Sign On Bonus of $500 dollars after completing 90 days of service and $50.00 Amazon gift card for a candidate that attends their interview.

Health Care + 401K: Full time employees are eligible for full benefits; Medical, Dental & Vision as well as Retirement fund with a 2% match

Paid Time Off: Full- Time Employees have sick day's + vacation days

Career Development: Soho House can progress your career domestically or internationally as well as managerially or technically

Soho Impact: Empowering the Soho House Community to make positive change, through mentoring, apprenticeship, local outreach and sustainability

Learning & Development: An extensive range of internally and externally run courses are available for all employees.

Cookhouse & House Tonic: Celebrating our passion for food and drink. Check out our monthly calendars and get involved in trips, training's and events. Available to all.

Team Events: From fitness sessions to cinema screenings and art classes, each month we hold a series of fun events which you can sign up to.

Family Meal: Whilst on duty in our Houses & Restaurants you will be provided with a substantial meal free of charge.