Now Hiring: Cook

The Cook will prepare delicious meals according to the current menu and actively participate in developing new selections and daily specials. They will cook dishes that will wow, delight and satisfy our customers with unique, tasty flavours and timely delivery. The ultimate goal is to help preserve what we have built and enhance our reputation so we can expand our clientele.

Cook Responsibilities

  • Set up workstations with all needed ingredients and cooking equipment
  • Prepare ingredients according to recipes (weighing, measuring, mixing ingredients, chopping and peeling vegetables, cutting meat etc.)
  • Cook food in various utensils or grillers and check food while cooking to stir or turn
  • Ensure pleasing presentation by arranging and garnishing dishes before they are served 
  • Keep a sanitized and orderly environment in the kitchen
  • Ensure all food and other items are stored properly and check quality/freshness of ingredients
  • Monitor stock and place orders when there are shortages
  • Adhere to all food safety regulations and quality controls
  • Help lead and inspire our kitchen staff with the restaurant manager

Cook Requirements

  • Proven experience in related food and beverage service and food preparation positions
  • Diploma from a culinary school will be an advantage
  • Experience with both hot and cold food preparation
  • Ability to follow written/verbal instructions in cooking and delivering well-prepared meals
  • Experience using a variety of kitchen tools (slicers, mixers, grinders, food processors, etc.), cookware and bakeware as well as with using various cooking methods (grilling, baking, boiling etc.) and a variety of ingredients
  • Skillful in moving around the kitchen and adept in multi-tasking
  • Good working knowledge of sanitation standards and health codes
  • Very good communication skills
  • Commitment to customer satisfaction and service excellence
  • Willingness to work as part of a high-energy, efficient team in a fast-paced environment
  • Work well under pressure and within the time limit