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Cook I & II

Food for Thought Oak Brook, IL
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • $12 to $15 Hourly
  • Full-Time
  • Benefits: Vision, Medical, Life Insurance, 401k, Dental

40 Hours a week guaranteed!!
Monday - Friday weekends off...

Summary:

Support the kitchen team with production and execution on catering and café
services to the standards set by FFT and the onsite management team.

Qualifications:

  • Minimum of one-year Prep Cook Experience
  • Associates Degree in Culinary Arts or equivalent work experience
  • Knife skills
  • Must be a team player
  • Works with speed, consistency and organization
  • Proficiency in the English language and good communication skills
  • Knowledgeable in food service sanitation standards, personal hygiene and safety
  • Servesafe certificate within 30 days of start date

Cook I:

  • Prepares or assist in preparation of complete meals- preparing and cooking soups, meats, gravies, vegetables, desserts, salads, baked and distribution of food
  • Acts as assistant to charge cook in preparation and cooking
  • May be responsible for checking supplies and groceries received in work area
  • May assist in serving special diets meals or cafeteria food service
  • Assist in the cleaning of the kitchen area and general maintenance of equipment and inventory control
  • Performs other related duties as assigned

Cook II:

  • Assists in supervision and instruction of junior cooks and service workers, as necessary
  • Acts as assistant to charge cook in preparation and cooking
  • Assist in menu planning and recipe development, utilizing standard metric recipes, testing products and tasting panel
  • May take charge of a shift in absence of charge cook or unit supervisor
  • May prepare special nourishment items
  • May be required to prepare complete meal for small group of persons
  • Performs other related duties as assigned

Food for Thought

Why Work Here?

When food matters. You matter.

Food For Thought is widely recognized among the areas elite off premise catering and food service management companies. For more than 30 years, our commitment to excellent service, innovative cuisine and contemporary presentation has won the admiration of both our clients and peers. Our recipe for success is simple; we consistently provide delicious food and gracious hospitality.

Address

2200 Kensington Court Oak Brook IL 60523
Oak Brook, IL
USA

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