COOK – GUELPH


Job Title:

Cook

Company:

Market Fresh Meat and Produce Inc.

Company Description:

Your local, fresh and wholesome Gourmet Market. We are passionate about Food and Community.


Job Type:

Full Time

Close to Public Transit:

Yes


Start Date:

ASAP

Days:

Flexible work schedule, includes weekends and nights. Required to work in different 8-hour shifts between 5:00 a.m. and 10:00 p.m. or 10:30 p.m. 2 days off per week on a rotational basis

Hours:

37.5-40 hours per week

Compensation:

$14.00 to$16.00 hourly


Duties:

  • Prepare and cook complete meals or individual dishes and foods
  • Plan menus
  • Determine size of food portions
  • Inspect kitchens and food service areas
  • Maintain inventory and records of food, supplies and equipment
  • Clean kitchen and work areas
  • Use all equipment in the kitchen (ovens, stove, mixers, steamer, combi, deep fryers)
  • Ensure preparations are properly dated and rotated within the fridges (First In, First Out)
  • Ensure effective waste control through use of daily waste control sheets and proper rotation of products
  • Follow recipes; encourage recipe input to change with the trends
  • Organization and cleanliness of department, including all coolers, fridges, production areas, equipment and storage areas
  • Ensure that proper food handling techniques are being used at all times
  • Prepare dishes for customers with food allergies

Skills:

  • Education: Completion of high school required
  • Experience: Minimum of 3 years of experience. If candidate does not have at least 3 years of experience a post-secondary certificate is required
  • Knowledge of cooking temperatures and experience with knives and food handling are assets

How to Apply:

Email: kathryn@marketfreshguelph.ca Mail: 10 Paisley St., Unit 3, Guelph, ON N1H 2N6

Notes:

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities: Fast-paced environment, physically demanding, Standing for extended periods, repetitive tasks, work under pressure, attention to detail, able to multi task, team player and problem solver.   Benefits: Disability, dental and extended medical insurance provided. Also, we provide uniforms and discounts. Room for growth.