Monarch Casino & Resort, Inc.

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Prep Cook - Buffet

Prep Cook - Buffet

ID 
2017-5464
Employment Type 
Full-Time
Department 
336 The Buffet BOH
Job Locations 
US-CO-Black Hawk

More information about this job

Overview

Monarch Casino Black Hawk is a central part of a vibrant and diverse mountain community that focuses on providing an outstanding experience for our guests.  Build your career in a dynamic and fast paced environment where you can pursue your interests.

 

This person will contribute to our success by assisting in the preparation of delicious dishes in the kitchen.  A great prep cook will be quick and diligent and willing to improve on the job.  The ideal candidate will also be able to function in an extremely fast pace, busy environment as a part of a team.  

 

Join a dynamic and growing Team -$12.50 per hour! Play a key role in the Buffet by preparing, seasoning, and cooking soups, meats, vegetables, desserts, and other dishes.

Responsibilities

  • Execute prep lists and check lists in a timely manner created by chefs to plan duties
  • Measure ingredients and seasonings to be used in cooking
  • Prepare cooking ingredients by washing, chopping, and cutting various types of food
  • Undertake basic cooking duties such as reducing sauces, parboiling food etc.
  • Prepare simple dishes such as salads, sandwiches etc
  • Observe and test foods to determine if they have been cooked sufficiently
  • Maintain a clean and orderly kitchen by washing dishes, sanitizing surfaces, taking out trash etc.
  • Ensure all food and other items are properly stored
  • Perform other kitchen duties as assigned

Qualifications

  • Proven basic knowledge of food production and preparation techniques as a Prep Cook
  • Knowledge of health and safety rules in a kitchen
  • A team player with good communication skills
  • Patient with an ability to stay positive under high pressure
  • Ability to understand conversion of recipe yields
  • Ability to understand measurements of liquid, weight, and temperatures
  • Must be able to stand for duration of shift
  • Must be able to bend, stoop and continuously use hands
  • Ability to push and pull up to 25lbs pounds and occasionally up to 45lbs
  • Ability to work all shifts including weekends and holidays when needed
  • Successfully pass a pre-employment criminal background check and drug screen

 

Benefits Include:

  • Competitive Pay
  • Free Meals
  • Free Parking
  • Paid Vacation
  • Holiday Pay
  • Discounted Bus Tickets
  • Weekly Cash Prizes
  • Health Benefit Insurance Package (medical, dental, vision, and disability)
  • 401k Retirement Plan (with Company Match)
  • Employee Referral Program
  • Education Reimbursement
  • Discounted Carpool Program

 

 

An Equal Opportunity Employer: Monarch Casino Black Hawk does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, disability, genetic information or any other status protected by law or regulation. It is Monarch’s intention that all qualified applicants are given equal opportunity and that selection decisions be based on job-related factors.

 

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