Breakfast/Grill Cook

Lake County, Illinois, USA
Feb 28, 2018
Required Education
High School or equivalent
Position Type
Full time
Key Responsibilities Include :
  • Open all coolers, turn on all ovens, fryers, steam tables; turn on salad bar and fruit bar. Set up bread and butter and other breakfast condiments. Start with cooking hot cereals and cooking breakfast meats in the ovens.
  • Make eggs and any breakfast specials, then make any pastries on the menu for the day; make breakfast sandwiches and have line set up by opening of cafĂ©.
  • Prep for next day and be available for any special requests
  • Prep grill position for lunch.
  • Serve at lunch and continue to batch cook while also taking care of all guests.
  • After lunch service, take food off line and discard or cool product down properly and put away. Clean steam table and grill, including area underneath the counter.
  • Continue to wipe down area, do GFS order, prep for the next day.
Hours: Monday-Friday 5:30am-2:00pm

Qualifications Basic:
  • High School Diploma or GED required. Culinary degree preferred.
  • Cooking experience with knowledge of how to prepare eggs, sauces, casseroles and sandwiches. Volume production and batch cooking is a must.
  • Self-motivated, excellent communication skills with proven track record in providing excellent guest service.
  • Must be able to follow verbal instructions, written recipes and instructions for menu items.
  • Knowledge of the Foodservice menu system, knowledge of the GFS ordering system and the ability to order using the GFS computer ordering system.
  • Cashiering experience.
  • Proactive team player, flexible with strong organizational skills.
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment, ability to adapt to change in a positive manner.
  • Excellent work and attendance record.
  • Overtime required, flexible work schedule at times. Willing to work in any other job duties that may be assigned.
  • Sanitation certificate preferred but not required.
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