Penn National Gaming Steakhouse Cook 2 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

  • Ability to perform assigned function within the kitchen such as broiler, sauté, Asian, prep and production when needed.

  • Accepts direction during day to day operations to ensure culinary standards and operational guidelines within a specific outlet for a specific shift including kitchen areas, food preparation activities and facilities are met.

  • Efficient preparation of all food related items based on established recipes and plating procedures for both batch and individual plated with attention to maintaining appropriate volume, quality, cleanliness and attractiveness.

  • Adjust thermostat controls to regulate temperature of ovens, broilers, grills, roasters and stem kettles.

  • Bakes, roasts, broils, and stems meats, fish, vegetables, and other foods.

  • Adds seasoning to foods during mixing or cooking.

  • Observes and tests foods being cooked by tasting, smelling, and piercing with fork to determine that food is cooked.

  • Carves meats, portions food and serving plates, adds gravies and sauces, and garnishes serving to fill orders.

  • Washes, peels, cuts and shreds vegetables and fruits to prepare them for use.

  • Supports safety and accident prevention programs (non slip footwear, knife handling, and proper lifting).

  • Partners with culinary leadership to work as a team to ensure coordinated work flow during shift to meet business demands and ensure customer satisfaction.

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

  • College degree or Culinary Arts degree preferred

  • Minimum of three years of related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

  • Knowledge of applicable food preparation methods and measures for menu planning, soups, sauces, meat and seafood items for batch or individual recipes.

  • Ability to cost out recipes

  • Must possess excellent interpersonal skills

  • Good oral and written communication, must be fluent and literate in English

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 2018-49776

Casino Property Argosy Casino Riverside

Position Type Regular Full-Time

Category Food and Beverage