Stanford Park Hotel
Menlo Park, CA, USA
The Menlo Tavern , located inside of the beautiful Stanford Park Hotel, is seeking individuals who are passionate about preparing delicious food for the position of Line Cook ! This fast-paced position is KEY in delighting our guests with a wonderful culinary experience. Both AM and PM positions are available. AM SCHEDULE: 6am to 2pm PM SCHEDULE: 3pm - 11pm ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES Prepares food needed in the restaurants and banquets to meet high quality food standards. Prepares food in accordance with menus and food recipes. Stocks production areas for efficient daily operation. Sets up, restocks and maintains food preparation areas, while adhering to recipes including specific knife cuts and correct cooking procedures. Cooks meals according to individual tickets according to specifications. Displays knowledge and follows all procedures in sanitation and sanitary food handling. Acts as banquet carver when needed. Keeps work area clean and organized using soap and sanitizing agents. Maintains proper food temperature, out of the danger zone of 40 to 150 degrees. All other duties as assigned by the supervisor. QUALIFICATIONS To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Must have basic knowledge of food and beverage preparation and food presentation service standards. Ability to equate units of measure as required by recipes. Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form. Ability to communicate effectively with other team members. Excellent organizational skills Ability to read, listen and communicate effectively in English. Ability to read and interpret documents such as recipes and Banquet specification sheets, safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions and procedure manuals. Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form. Able to work in a fast paced environment. Meets legal age requirements for the position EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE Any combination of education and experience equivalent to graduation from high school or any other combination of education, training or experience that provides the required knowledge skills and abilities. High school diploma is preferred. Formal culinary training or degree in culinary arts or Hotel restaurant management preferred. One-year prior culinary experience is preferred. Serve-save certification is preferred. Join Our Team for These Awesome Benefits: Excellent wages Benefits, including medical, dental, vision, flexible spending accounts, & more! Excellent development and advancement opportunities Discounts at Woodside Hotel Group's Northern California portfolio of hotels, lodges, restaurants & spas 401(k) with company match Complimentary parking for associates Complimentary electric car charging for associates Opportunity to apply for Tuition Reimbursement Optional Legal & Identity Theft prevention options Event, Ticket, Electronic and Membership Discounts Membership eligibility with Stanford Credit Union Great dining discounts DISCLOSURE TO JOB APPLICANTS PURSUANT TO THE CALIFORNIA CONSUMER PRIVACY ACT (CCPA) As part of your job application and the Company's evaluation of your candidacy, the Company collects, receives, maintains, and uses the following types of Personal Information about you for the business purposes identified for each category: Category: Personal Identifiers Examples: Name, alias, postal or mailing address, email address, telephone number, social security number, driver's license or state identification card number, passport number Business Purpose: * To comply with state and federal law and regulations requiring; employers to maintain certain records; To evaluate your job application and candidacy for employment; To obtain and verify background check and references; and To communicate with you regarding your candidacy for employment. Category: Pre-Hire Information Examples: Job application, resume, background check results, job interview notes, and candidate evaluation records Business Purpose: Same as above Category: Employment History Examples: Information regarding prior job experience, positions held, names of prior supervisors, reference information, skills and when permitted by applicable law your salary history or expectations Business Purpose: Same as above Category: Education Information Examples: Information from resumes regarding educational history; transcripts or records of degrees, vocational certifications, licenses obtained Business Purpose: Same as above If you become employed by the Company, the Company will notify you of additional categories of Personal Information that it collects, receives, and maintains for business purposes. Experience tranquility in the heart of innovation. A standout among luxury Menlo Park Hotels, Stanford Park Hotel is an oasis at the crossroads of Silicon Valley innovation and influence. Featuring prime accommodations, delectable dining, and elevated service, you've discovered a luxurious escape in the heart of Menlo Park.Borrow a Linus bike and ride to downtown Palo Alto or the Stanford University campus. Walk across the street to the Stanford Shopping Center, a premier open-air shopping center. Explore the area's award-winning wineries. As one of the best hotels near Stanford University, Stanford Park Hotel is the ultimate choice for families of prospective applicants, incoming students, and new graduates all the same.Consider us your home away from home. Savor an espresso while sitting in a rocking chair on the front porch, or enjoy a complimentary wine tasting. Work out in our spacious fitness center, or relax by our tree-lined pool and hot tub.Steeped in classic collegiate spirit, Stanford Park Hotel is a true gem among Menlo Park hotels infused with a welcoming neighborhood ambiance, offering genuine tranquility in one of the world's most innovative cities. People LOVE to Work Here! Join Our Team for These Awesome Benefits: Excellent wages Benefits including medical, dental, vision, flexible spending accounts, & more! Paid Time Off Excellent development and advancement opportunities Discounts at Woodside Hotel Group's Northern California portfolio of hotels, lodges, restaurants & spas 401(k) with company match Complimentary parking for associates Complimentary electric car charging for associates Opportunity to apply for Tuition Reimbursement Optional Legal & Identity Theft prevention options Event, Ticket, Electronic and Membership Discounts Membership eligibility with Stanford Credit Union Great dining discounts Laundry services for uniforms Why Work Here? We foster an environment where you can grow and develop personally and professionally; it's not just another hotel job. You are empowered to do what matters and to solve problems. You can be a part of a highly functioning team surrounded by some of the best hospitality professionals. Associates at all levels of the company live by the Woodside Spirit. We value open and honest communication at all levels of the hotel, and General Manager and company executives have an open door policy. Our hotel and restaurant serve very special, kind and interesting guests. We are fun-loving people… come have fun with us! People get hired for who they are, not just what they have done. We are a small hotel, but large in spirit, creativity and sense of ownership. Everyone's ideas are encouraged and welcomed. It's rare to find such a passionate group of people all working together toward a common goal. We take immense pride in our products and services. Our hotel is a civic leader in our community, and it feels good to do good. Our hotel and restaurant are top-rated in our markets (go ahead, look us up on TripAdvisor.com and see what our guests have to say about us), and it's fun to work with the best!