Concession Cooks (Kelowna)

  • GSL Group
  • Kelowna, British Columbia (BC)
  • Sep 06, 2022
Full time

Job Description

We innovate We have tenacity We Empower We get things done We are Unique We have fun

Who We Are

Our mission is to build inclusive, sustainable communities by bringing people together through innovation in sport, entertainment, and development.

Prospera Place, one of GSL Group's businesses and home of the Kelowna Rockets of the WHL, is the first state-of-the-art entertainment facility to be built outside of a major city in North America. It is the main focal point for sports, concerts, culture, business and community activity within the Okanagan. It also includes a full service restaurant and bar, as well as retail space. Prospera Place has the location and amenities to provide a complete entertainment experience for any event!

With the area at full capacity and the playoffs right around the corner, we are currently looking for part-time Concession Cooks to join our team! This role will be responsible for having strong knowledge of our menu items and providing patrons with a positive food & beverage experience.

Responsibilities

Have knowledge and understanding of all food and service procedures.
Prepare for the shift by turning on the equipment, getting stations ready with food, clean up and prepare for the next event.
Thoroughly understand food safety and cleaning guidelines.
Have proper knowledge of the use and operation of all departmental controls
Ensure all work areas are clean and ensure all items are being stocked
Ensure all work areas are clean and ensure all items are being rotated and stocked. Use the FIFO guideline at all times. (First in first out)
Ensure quality of product before presenting to the guest
Promote teamwork by looking for ways to assist fellow employees
Other ad-hoc duties as requested by Head Chef and/or General Manager.
The Ideal Candidate

Must have valid Food Safe Certification
A strong work ethic
Excellent verbal communication & customer service skills
A friendly and professional manner
Availability to work a flexible schedule, including evenings and weekend
Have knowledge of entire menu items including taste, presentation, and preparation time
Know and abide by our service guidelines and expectations (meet and exceed service expectations)
Ensure requested food items are produced accurately and according to industry standards

Culture is very important to us at GSL! We want someone who, along with having the above qualifications, is also passionate and driven. You have a 'can-do', positive attitude and enjoy collaborating and working in teams. If this sounds like you, please apply today - we can't wait to discuss the role in more detail with you!

Prospera Place is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We value diversity and are dedicated to providing a work environment that is free from harassment and discrimination. All employment decisions are made based on qualifications, job requirements and business needs. We are passionate about being known for an inclusive culture where talented people of all backgrounds want to work