Friday's Station Cook II - Full-Time (Lake Tahoe)

  • Caesars Entertainment
  • Stateline, Nevada
  • Feb 02, 2024
Full time

Job Description

Located along Lake Tahoe in the Sierra Nevada, Harrah's and Harveys Lake Tahoe properties are the premier employer of choice. Here are just a few perks of working for Caesars Entertainment, the largest casino-entertainment company in the US. Professional and leadership development Paid breaks and a free meal during each shift PTO/FTO Access to the on-site team member gym Health and Wellness benefits after 90 days of service On-site Wellness Center and monthly health and wellness initiatives Employee Assistance Program Robust educational benefits, including tuition assistance, student loan repayment options, and access to Caesars University Optional 401(k) plan eligibility after 90 days of service Sign on bonus for select positions Our Caesars family is driven by our Mission, Vision and Values. We take great pride in living these values - Together We Win, All In On Service and Blaze the Trail - every day. Our mission, 'Create the Extraordinary'. Our vision, 'Create spectacular worlds that immerse, inspire and connect you'. We don't perform magic; we create it with excellence. '. If you are ready to create some magic, we invite you to explore our dynamic, yet unique, career opportunities.JOB SUMMARY: Prepares food, including hot entrees and sauces to specifications in an accurate and timely manner to provide guests with a quality product.KEY JOB FUNCTIONS: Provides safe and wholesome food to our guests. Maintains a sanitary and organized work area. Demonstrates proper care, storage, use and cleaning of all tools and equipment. Demonstrates competent product knowledge by correct storing and handling of all perishables, maintaining quality, security, value and integrity. Prepares food products according to standard recipes and specifications and demonstrates positive responses to training by chefs. Effectively communicates with other team members, including service and kitchen maintenance personnel. Portions, prepares and presents meats, poultry and fish entrees; pastas, vegetables, pan sauces and butter sauces.EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE: High School Diploma or equivalent preferred Specialized training in broiler cooking Minimum of 3 years as a Cook IQUALIFICATIONS: Ability to understand and respond to written order, recipes and directs in English. Ability to work flexible time periods as required of a cook in a resort environment as well as be flexible enough to work in multiple outlets as needed. Ability to recognize different cooking oils and their cooking temperatures Ability to use knives, other hand-held instruments and other food preparation equipment Must have a sense of urgency to serve customers properly Ability to perform all duties of a Cook's Helper/Pantry Person and Cook I Ability to work unsupervised Ability to coach other cooks in a team environment Ability to portion, prepare and present meat, poultry and fish entrees; pastas, vegetables, pan sauces and butter sauces Knowledge of the 'mother sauces' (espagnole, veloute, b chamel, and tomato) and butter sauces and clear, thick and regional soups with appropriate garnishment Additional skills required: theme, cuisine or cooking style of the assigned kitchen or restaurant Ability to interact and communicate with internal and external guests Ability to uphold and demonstrate the highest level of integrity in all situations and recognize standards required by a regulated business Acts as a role model to other Team Members and always presents oneself as a credit to Caesars Entertainment and encourages others to do the same. Adheres to all regulatory, company and department policies and procedures.PHYSICAL, MENTAL and ENVIRONMENTAL DEMANDS: Ability to correctly lift and transport objects weighing up to 50 lbs. Ability to work a minimum of 8 hours with appropriate mobility and endurance Ability to stand for 8 hours Visual range must include immediate environment Auditory range must include near and medium distances. Dexterity to use food preparation machinery Ability to use repetitive hand motion, holding and grasping Ability to tolerate extreme temperaturesPositions that have contact with the public require the ability to work in a noisy environment, and may be exposed to guests who use tobacco products. Also, non-public contact positions may be required to enter public areas from time to time, in connection with their duties, and may be subject to the same environment.Disclaimer This is not necessarily an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, skills, duties, requirements, efforts or working conditions associated with the job. While this is intended to be an accurate reflection of the current job, management reserves the right to revise the current job or to require that other or different tasks be performed when circumstances change, (e.g. emergencies, changes in personnel, workload, rush jobs or technical developments).