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Culinary Intern - Restaurant Group

Hershey Entertainment & Resorts Hershey, PA
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.

Job Description:

As a Culinary intern or extern with the Hershey Restaurant Group (Devon Seafood & Steak and Houlihan's Hershey) will learn basic knife skills, sanitation, recipe adherence, proper food handling, team work, hotline and prep cooking in a high volume scratch kitchen environment. You will learn to use systems designed to promote consistency and high quality within the locations of our Downtown Restaurant Group. Rotation within departments will be based on the student's abilities and desire to excel.

About Houlihan's Restaurant + Bar

Houlihan’s is a modern American restaurant and bar located in the Hershey Press Building. We utilize scratch methods by using real, whole ingredients to create dishes in our open kitchen.
If you think we just described you and your ideal environment, join our team, and help us dish out excellence to our guests.

About Devon Seafood + Steak

Devon Seafood + Steak is an upscale seafood restaurant located in the Hershey Press Building. We utilize sustainable methods to offer fresh fish and premium steaks cooked on our wood fired grill. If you think we just described you and your ideal environment, join our team, and help us dish out excellence to our guests.

Inside Scoop:

  • Housing is not available for this internship.

Job Functions:

  • Prepare entrees, appetizers, soups, sandwiches, and side items
  • Assist in food preparation
  • Maintain the cleanliness of the kitchen area

Basic Qualifications:

  • Must be 18 years of age or older.
  • Must be currently enrolled in Culinary School to be eligible

Additional Qualifications:

  • One (1) year of industry related Food & Beverage experience preferred.
  • Proper communication of kitchen needs
  • Working knowledge of kitchen equipment, good knife skills, and possess a full tool kit.
  • Working knowledge of weights and measures, as well as basic math applications.
  • Professional appearance and demeanor
  • Utilize interpersonal skills to deal effectively with all business contacts.
  • Ability to work organized alone or within a team environment.
  • Ability to speak, read and write English.
  • Ability to handle a fast paced and somewhat stressful environment.
  • ServSafe Certification preferred.

Physical Demands & Working Conditions:

  • This job requires the visual ability to perform detailed work at close distances (computer screens, accounting ledgers, using measurement devices).
  • Substantial movements (motions) of the wrists, hands, and/or fingers (Repetitive motion).
  • The position is subject to extreme heat. Temperatures above 100° for periods of more than one hour. Consideration should be given to the effect of other environmental conditions, such as wind and humidity.
  • Flexible shift required, including weekends and holidays.
  • Schedule start times include 8am, 12pm, 4pm.
  • Transportation is not provided for this program; all selected students must have reliable transportation to and from work assignments.

Nothing in this job description restricts management’s right to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities to this job at any time.

Hershey Entertainment and Resorts is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Hershey Entertainment & Resorts

We are a leader in the entertainment and hospitality industry. Behind our award winning properties are people with one mutual goal to extend the legacy of our founder by helping families and guests create lasting memories in Hershey, The Sweetest Place on Earth. Hershey Entertainment & Resorts is proud to help fulfill the dream of our founder, Milton S. Hershey, by providing value to The Milton Hershey School, the largest home and school in the world for children in need. We offer a number of desirable career paths for motivated individuals who are attracted to our guest-focused, service-minded, and character-centered culture. Some of our employees have grown up here; their first job was with us. Others have joined our team right out of college, mid-career, or after retirement. What we all have in common is a commitment to our founder Milton Hershey's legacy of excellence. We invite you to join us in Hershey The Sweetest Place On Earth. Check out our employment opportunities online at


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