Penn National Gaming Pastry Cook 1 in Grantville, Pennsylvania

Overview

Don’t just work. Work Happy.

A career in gaming? At Hollywood Casino at Penn National Race Course 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

  • Prepares and finishes pastry products for restaurants and banquets according to standard recipes and as specified by requisition to the various outlets in order to assist in reaching profitability, guest satisfaction, workforce strength and compliance goals.

  • Prepare, bake and finish cakes, pies, French Pastries, creams tarts and other dessert items according to recipe and presentation specifications.

  • Prepare requisitions for food product for following day's production.

  • Prepare dessert displays for restaurants and banquet as per production sheets.

  • Dish ice cream and other pastry items for banquets as per production sheets.

  • Prepare requisitions for items for storeroom for Pastry Chef's approval.

  • Maintain clean and sanitary work station within ServSafe and Hollywood Casino guidelines.

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

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations will be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • 2-3 years of culinary experience .

  • Must have the ability to read, write and speak English.

  • Must have the ability to read and interpret documents, such as safety rules and manuals.

  • Must have the ability to read, analyze, and interpret various metrics.

  • Must have the ability to perform basic math skills.

  • Must have the ability to work with mathematical concepts and apply concepts to practical situations.

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

  • Must have the ability to interpret a variety of instructions (i.e., written, oral, etc.)

  • Must qualify for a license with the Pennsylvania State Racing Commission and meet any credentialing requirements of the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board.

  • Working events on the casino floor will require an individual to obtain a non-gaming credential.

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.

  • Walking20% of the time.

  • Sitting5% of the time.

  • Standing75% of the time.

  • Bending and lifting20% of the time.

  • Climbing up heights in excess of10feet.

  • Lifting/moving maximum of100lbs.

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

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations will be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • This is a smoking environment in guest areas and a non-smoking, with the exception of designated areas, employee environment.

  • High Noise Level.

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 2018-48841

Casino Property Hollywood Casino at Penn National Race Course

Position Type Regular Full-Time

Category Food and Beverage