Penn National Gaming Pastry Cook 2 - Full Time in Riverside, Missouri

Overview

Don’t just work. Work Happy.

A career in gaming? At Argosy Casino Riverside 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

This position will be responsible for preparation of food and beverage products for guests and team members. This is a non-supervisory position.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  1. Provide stellar customer service to internal and external customers and vendors including participation in and promotion of customer service programs to continuously improve customer service.

  2. Prepares and bakes cakes, cookies, pies, puddings, or desserts, according to recipe:

  3. Measures ingredients, using measuring cups and spoons.

  4. Mixes ingredients to form dough or batter, using electric mixer or beats and stirs ingredients by hand.

  5. Shapes dough for cookies, pies, and fancy pastries, using pie dough roller and cookie cutters or by hand.

  6. Places shaped dough portions in greased or floured pans and inserts them in oven, using long-handled paddle (peel).

  7. Adjusts drafts or thermostatic controls to regulate oven temperatures.

  8. Prepares and cooks ingredients for pie fillings, puddings, custards, or other desserts.

  9. Pours filling into pie shells and tops filling with meringue or cream.

  10. Mixes ingredients to make icings.

  11. Decorates cakes and pastries products for all venues.

  12. Follow appropriate food handling procedures to ensure safe, quality products.

  13. Maintain freshness of food and beverage items by rotating items as needed and maintaining items at appropriate temperatures.

  14. Perform tasks to ensure an attractive and safe physical appearance of working areas including cleaning and sanitizing all areas.

  15. Ensure supplies and products are stocked as needed including ensuring that supplies are stocked for the next shift.

  16. Follow company procedures for preparing recipes and products.

  17. Coordinate changes in numbers and menus in catering or sales.

  18. Safe and efficient use of all kitchen equipment.

  19. Perform tasks to ensure an attractive and safe physical appearance of working areas including cleaning and sanitizing all areas and removal of pots, pans, utensils, dishes, debris and litter and cleaning floors.

  20. Assist in operation of other food and beverage venues as needed.

  21. Attend all departmental and company training programs or meetings as directed.

  22. Compile information, complete and submit reports as needed.

  23. Adhere to all company policies and procedures.

  24. Adhere to all gaming laws and regulations.

  25. Perform all job duties in a safe and responsible manner including keeping areas clean and free of safety hazards, debris and litter.

  26. Meet department uniform, appearance and grooming requirements.

  27. Any job duty needed to promote productivity in the efficient administration of business or any reasonable request made by your supervisor or management personnel.

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 may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE:

High school diploma or general education degree (GED); or a minimum of one to three months of related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

LANGUAGE AND COMMUNICATION SKILLS:

Ability to prepare, read and comprehend documents. Ability to write reports and correspondence. Ability to speak and communicate effectively with individuals and before groups of people.

MATHEMATICAL SKILLS:

Ability to accurately calculate figures and amounts and perform mathematical functions applicable to business needs including but not limited to counting money.

REASONING ABILITY:

Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form. Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations.

LICENSING:

Must be able to qualify for any and all licenses or permits required by local, state or federal law.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

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 may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel objects, tools, or controls; and reach with hands and arms. The employee frequently is required to talk or hear. The employee is frequently required to stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl.

The employee must frequently lift and/or move 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.

WORK ENVIRONMENT:

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

The noise level in the work environment is sometimes very loud.

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 2019-56098

Casino Property Argosy Casino Riverside

Position Type Regular Full-Time