Prep Cook – Houlihan’s

Part-time Position, Available on: 2022-09-02

The job title may be “prep cook” but what we’re really looking for is a food plating extraordinaire. You can handle the heat of the kitchen with a recipe for success that boils down to sheer commitment. We’ve got a supportive team ready to welcome you with open arms and an apron ready to tie on. They’ll get you seasoned with everything, including the kitchen sink.

Houlihan’s is a modern American restaurant and bar located in the Hershey Press Building. We utilize scratch methods by using real, whole ingredients to create dishes in our open kitchen.

If you think we just described you and your ideal environment, join our team, and help us dish out excellence to our guests.

This is a part-time year round position. The working schedule for this position may include up to 40+ hours per week, including days, evenings, weekends and holidays based on operational needs.

The pay rate for this position is commensurate with experience.

Job Functions:

Responsible for preparing all food items according to prep sheets and standardized recipes with speed and consistency of quality
Preparing, cooking, plating, garnishing food, and following par sheets and recipes
Maintaining communication with expos, chefs and front of house staff to ensure timely service to the guests
Using safe food handling procedures
Assisting with training
Minimizing waste
Ensuring that all work areas remain clean and organized
Ensuring that all food products are stored properly
Completing other duties as assigned
Basic Qualifications:

Must be at least 18 years of age or older
Additional Qualifications:

Average to above knife skills
Ability to follow and troubleshoot recipes/menu items with little or no difficulty
Ability to efficiently set up and maintain workstation
Ability to demonstrate the outlet style of cuisine through food tasting and preparation
Ability to assist Chef with maintaining accurate inventory levels
Ability to handle average amounts of prep work and work 2-3 stations with little or no difficulty and minimal assistance
Ability to work with position, supportive attitude, skill, speed and cleanliness
Ability to exhibit proper food handling procedures in accordance with Pennsylvania regulations and adhere to all servsafe guidelines.
Working Conditions:

Pay commensurate with experience.
Based on operational need, (including days, evenings, weekends and holidays) the working schedule may include up to 40+ hours per week
Flexible schedule required, including days, evenings, split shifts, weekends and holidays
Physical requirements include standing for long periods of time and ability to lift at least 40 pounds
Must be comfortable working in temperature variations
Nothing in this job description restricts management’s right to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities to this job at any time.

Hershey Entertainment & Resorts is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Company: Hershey Entertainment and Resorts

Apply online at: https://careers.hersheyjobs.com/job/16574952/prep-cook-houlihan-s-hershey-pa/

27 W. Chocolate Ave
Hershey, PA 17033

Contact: Jacklyn Motter
jammotter@hersheypa.com
(717) 508-1778