Penn National Gaming Cook in Tunica Resorts, Mississippi


Don’t just work. Work Happy.

A career in gaming? At Hollywood Casino Tunica 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

Summary: Prepare and cook meals for guests by performing the following duties.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

  • Cooks food in quantities, using the grill, flat top and fryer, according to menu and portion control sheet, .

  • Assists Cast Members as needed

  • Serves prepared meals.

  • Keeps sandwich station clean and stocked at all times.

  • Keeps freezer stocked, organized and clean.

  • Assists with keeping entire lobby area cleaned and stocked.

  • May be required to work cash register at times.

  • Keeps the hot food on the line stocked with a fresh look at all times.

  • Keeps hot line area clean.

  • Keeps grill and flat top clean.

  • Takes out trash from behind the line.

  • Keeps all food areas in the Celebrity Café clean and neat, including the dining tables, microwaves, toaster oven, etc.

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

  • High school diploma or equivalent

  • Five years prior experience as cook in high volume food service operation

  • Knowledge of kitchen sanitation, operation, and maintenance of kitchen equipment

  • Basic knowledge of food preparation techniques

  • Knowledge of weights, measures and recipe yield

  • Possess and maintain culinary tools (knives) to perform the necessary job functions

  • Read, write legibly, understand and speak English

  • Excellent customer service/communication skills

  • Available to work required schedule which may include nights, weekends, holidays and overtime as needed

  • Must meet professional appearance standards as prescribed by company policy.

  • Must be physically mobile with reasonable accommodation

  • Must be able to respond to visual and oral cues

  • Able to work in constricting areas

  • Must be able to tolerate areas with high temperatures

  • Must be able to tolerate industry standard chemicals used for cleaning and sanitizing

  • Able to work at a fast pace in often crowded/noisy environment

  • Must be able to maintain a neat, professional, well-groomed appearance and uphold company appearance/dress standards

  • Must be physically mobile with or without reasonable accommodations including ability to push, pull, carry and lift up to 25 lbs., and the ability to push, pull, reach, bend, twist, stoop, stack, crouch, kneel and balance when performing job duties in varying work areas such as confined spaces

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 2018-48275

Casino Property Hollywood Casino Tunica

Position Type Regular Full-Time

Category Food and Beverage