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Prep Cook in Raleigh, NC at Headway Workforce Solutions

Date Posted: 5/5/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Headway Workforce Solutions is currently seeking Prep Cooks for a contract assignment in Durham, NC with our partner, a nationally recognized full-service expanding catering, design and decor services provider. To excel as an Event Server, you need a high level of customer service skill and a willingness to meet guests’ needs quickly and politely.

As a Prep Cook, you will:

  • Receive, clean and process all products for service.
  • Follow the prep list created by chefs to plan duties
  • Label and stock all ingredients on shelves so they can be organized and easily accessible
  • Measure ingredients and seasonings to be used in cooking
  • Prepare cooking ingredients by washing and chopping vegetables, cutting meat etc.
  • Undertake basic cooking duties such as reducing sauces, parboiling food etc.
  • Maintain a clean and orderly kitchen by washing dishes, sanitizing surfaces, taking out trash etc.
  • Ensure all food and other items are stored properly
  • Comply with nutrition and sanitation guidelines
  • Frying on site
  • Running food stations at the event
  • Perform other kitchen duties as assigned and some minor cooking.

Qualifications and Physical Reqirements:
  • Previous kitchen experience, proven experience as a Prep Cook
  • Knowledge of health and safety rules in a kitchen
  • Manual dexterity able to operate cutting tools and kitchen utensils
  • A team player with good communication skills
  • Patient with an ability to stay positive under pressure
  • Very good physical condition and endurance
  • High school diploma or equivalent is desirable; Training from a culinary school will be an asset
  • All kitchen employees will be responsible for sanitation guidelines

Available shifts and Additional Information:
  • $11.00/hr
  • Wednesday April 11th: 8 AM - 6 PM
  • Thursday April 12th: 8 AM - 6 PM

Headway Workforce Solutions provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Headway Workforce Solutions complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.