Jake's 58 Cook 3 FT

  • Delaware North
  • Islandia, NY, USA
  • Nov 09, 2019
Full time Chefs, Cooks, Food Preparation Workers

Job Description

Our Exciting Work Environment

Excitement awaits our guests at Jake's 58 Hotel & Casino! Located off exit 58 of the Long Island Expressway, just 10 minutes from Long Island MacArthur Airport, Jake's 58 welcomes our guests with service that's unforgettable. Whether dining in our bistro or having a drink at the bar, taking in a getaway in one of our 278 rooms, or experiencing the excitement of our gaming floor, Jake's 58 is conveniently located to serve almost 3 million people on Long Island.

Position Details

Responsibilities and duties:

  • Maintains clean and orderly culinary outlets to comply with the local and State of New York s health regulations
  • Assures quality, consistency and proper presentation from all associates in their respective job responsibilities
  • Oversees stations of all food outlets and staff to assure productivity, consistency, quality and cleanliness
  • Assists with all production and service of food from the culinary outlets.
  • Assist Supervisors for the preparation and production of food to be served at all Food Service outlets
  • Assists Supervisors in supervising the kitchen staff to assure productivity, consistency, quality and cleanliness
  • Communicates desired specials and any shortages to the Supervisors
  • Assists the Supervisors in the proper training of kitchen staff
  • Assists with product inventories
  • Assists with on and off premise catering functions
  • Must role model company guest service program
  • Other duties as assigned.

Qualifications and Education Requirements

  • High School diploma or equivalent required
  • Previous/current participation in an accredited culinary program preferred
  • Minimum of 1 year previous experience in back-of-the house foodservice position preferred
  • Must be able to obtain a NYS Video Gaming License
  • ServSafe Certified preferred
  • Ability to communicate with others
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Attentive and detailed oriented
  • Basic math skills; ability to understand, calculate and follow recipe measurements and proportions
  • Must be able to obtain a New York State Gaming License.


  • Kitchen environment noise levels may be moderate to high
  • Works frequently in a hot and damp environment
  • In contact with sharp knives, slicers, boiling liquids, hot pans, etc.
  • Hazards include, but are not limited to, cuts from broken glass, metal cans, scalds and burns, slipping and tripping
  • Frequently immerses hands in water
  • Weekends, Holidays and swing shift work may be required.
Who We Are

Take your career beyond the ordinary to the extraordinary.

At Delaware North, you ll love where you work, who you work with, and how your day unfolds. Whether it s in sporting venues, casinos, airports, national parks, iconic hotels, or premier restaurants, there s no telling where your career can ultimately take you. We empower you to do great work in a company with 100 years of success, stability and growth. If you have drive and enjoy the thrill of making things happen - share our vision, grow with us.

Delaware North is one of the largest privately held hospitality companies in the world. Founded in 1915 and owned by the Jacobs family for more than 100 years, Delaware North has global operations at high-profile places such as sports and entertainment venues, national and state parks, destination resorts and restaurants, airports, and regional casinos. Our 55,000 employee associates are dedicated to creating special experiences one guest at a time in serving more than a half-billion guests annually. Delaware North operates in the sports, travel hospitality, restaurant and catering, parks, resorts, gaming, and specialty retail industries and has annual revenue of about $3 billion. Learn more about Delaware North, a global leader in hospitality, at .

All applicants will be subject to a pre-employment background check and may be subject to a pre-employment drug test depending upon the position and/or client requirements.

Delaware North Companies, Incorporated and its subsidiaries consider applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, marital or veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other legally protected status. Delaware North is an equal opportunity employer.

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