Position Summary: We have an exciting opportunity to join our team as a Third Cook/Special Order Cook.
In this role, the successful candidate Performs work moderate difficulty in the preparation of various menu items which involves a variety of cooking operations as instructed by immediate supervisor or designee.
Plans work assignments accordantly and utilizes time effectively.
Provides assistance and contributes new ideas to the department.
Uses good judgment and consults supervisor when necessary.
Maintains open communication and good relationships with others.
Attends meetings and in-services for food production employees.
Follows established departmental sanitation standards.
Utilizes all types of kitchen equipment to prepare food.
.Prepares breakfast items and vegetables as well as any other cooked-food items, as designated.
Demonstrates knowledge of the organizations Service Standards and incorporates them into the performance of duties.
Minimum Qualifications: To qualify you must have a High school diploma or equivalent. Requires a minimum of one year of cooking experience as Cook's Helper in a high volume health care institution or commercial establishment with a large volume food service. Must be able to read, write and speak English. Must be knowledgeable in portion control, forecasting procedures and ingredients. Must be able to follow recipes, expand and reduce recipes to desired yields. Must be knowledgeable of HACCP and follow this in all operations. Must know food presentation and service. Must be able to follow written and verbal instructions.
Preferred Qualifications: Culinary degree or certificate.
Qualified candidates must be able to effectively communicate with all levels of the organization.
NYU Langone Health provides its staff with far more than just a place to work. Rather, we are an institution you can be proud of, an institution where you'll feel good about devoting your time and your talents.
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