Penn National Gaming Favorites Cook in Clementon, New Jersey

Overview

Don’t just work. Work Happy.

A career in gaming? At Favorites at Gloucester Township we think you’ll enjoy an exciting industry, fast-paced days and nights, diverse, enthusiastic co-workers, unlimited growth and support from one of the leaders in the industry.

An individual could be successful if they possess the following.

Your daily responsibilities include

  • Follow quality standards and menu specifications to prepare and cook foods

  • Report any spoilage or shortage to management immediately

  • Prepare foods per standardized recipes

  • Prepare plated menu items as ordered, per specifications on hot food production line with strict attention to detail, speed and accuracy

  • Must have knowledge of soups, sauces, quantity cooking, and proper food sanitation and handling

  • Perform well under pressure, meeting production schedules and fulfilling requisitions in a timely manner

  • Maintain work station and all storage areas in accordance with NJ Department of Health Standards

  • Complete assigned shift by properly storing all perishable foods and reporting to management for closing details

  • Responds to servers’ questions about recipes and cooking techniques

  • Assist in menu development and costing

  • Practices safe food handling procedures and monitors staff in this area

  • Responsible for overall cleanliness of the kitchen and periodic maintenance of equipment

  • Correctly sets up, operates, breaks down and cleans all kitchen equipment; Cleans and sanitizes all work areas

  • Follows proper safety and sanitation practices

Essential Duties Relative to Performance Review:

  • Provide professional representation at internal and external meetings and events

  • Demonstrate abilities to meet performance expectations with Communications, Initiative/Problem Solving, Guest Service/Interpersonal Relations, Work Habits and Conduct, and Responsible Gaming/Business Ethics

  • Ensure interactions with internal and external guests follow the guidelines of the “Red Carpet Service Customer” Program

The person in this role has no supervisory responsibilities; however, in the absence of a supervisor, they may be asked to:

  • Answer routine questions from co-workers

  • Lead completion of daily tasks within the department or work unit

  • Interact with others when necessary to achieve desired outcomes

To be successful in this position it will require the following skill set

  • Culinary degree preferred; 1 - 3 years of previous relevant experience required

  • Must have the ability to read and interpret documents, such as safety rules and operating and maintenance instructions

  • Must have the ability to perform basic math skills

  • Must have the ability to identify problems, collect data, analyze, and draw valid conclusions

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations will be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Walking 30% of the time

  • Standing 70% of the time

  • Bending and lifting 30% of the time

  • Climbing up heights in excess of 10 feet

  • Lifting/moving maximum of 50 lbs.

  • Ability to see 20/20, color, and/or peripherally

Something to leave you with

Penn National Gaming is more than you may realize. We have properties throughout the United States and Canada and are embarking on an aggressive growth mode. Our departments and areas of opportunity are ideal for just about any skill set. And our company-wide commitment to making sure our guests smile as much as we do means you’ll enjoy a fun working environment.

Now that you have read about who we are, here is your opportunity to see what we're about!

Equal Opportunity Employer

Job ID 2018-49146

Casino Property Favorites at Gloucester Township

Position Type Regular Full-Time