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Cook

posted September 26, 2019

Hilton Garden Inn Burbank Downtown
Burbank, CA
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Description

Making savory dishes with a smile!

Cook

Core Responsibilities Include:

- Prepares food for the restaurant on property, banquets and special functions and at a high quality.

- Properly and efficiently prepare and present all food items to be served, including accommodating special guest requests.

- Rotate food in walks ins and freezers to minimize waste and spoilage.

- Maintain internal cleanliness of all food prep areas.

- Assist, as directed, ordering necessary food supplies.

- Follow all specifications and to properly set up hot and cold line stations.

- Communicate all guest requests to an appropriate person (or supervisor) in a timely and professional manner.

- Be able to read, understand and produce in a timely manner.

- Immediately report all suspicious occurrences and hazardous conditions.

- Maintain cleanliness and safety of work areas at all times.

- Practice safe work habits at all times and to avoid injury to self and others.

- Comply with company and departmental safety rules and regulations, including proper handling of all relevant equipment and machinery.

- Perform all other tasks, including cross-training as directed.

Requirements

  • Able to understand English and to follow simple verbal direction.
  • Must have basic knowledge of production and operations in all relevant kitchen areas.
  • Must be familiar with proper use and cleaning of relevant kitchen equipment and machinery.
  • Basic knowledge of soups, stocks and sauces required.
  • Must have proficient knowledge of sautéing, culling, boiling, poaching, broiling, steaming, and braising. Must have proficient knife handling skills.
  • Understanding and knowledge of safety, sanitation and food handling procedures. Knowledge of fabrication of basic proteins required.
  • Previous prep or line cook experience.
  • Courteous and friendly; ability to work in team environment.
  • Ability to work effectively under pressure Commitment to qualify service, and food and beverage knowledge.
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About This Employer

Hilton Garden Inn Burbank Downtown

401 S. San Fernando Blvd
Burbank, CA 91502

(818) 509-7964

A stylish stay at our downtown Burbank, CA hotel

Discover a new standard at the Hilton Garden Inn Burbank Downtown hotel. Find yourself in the heart of the media industry and downtown Burbank, moments from popular attractions. Located near Hollywood Burbank Airport and downtown Los Angeles, we are close to Warner Bros. Studios, NBC Studios, Nickelodeon Studios and Walt Disney Studios. Explore Harry Potter World at nearby Universal Studios Hollywood or spend a day at Six Flags Magic Mountain. Our hotel is convenient to the Los Angeles Botanical Garden and Zoo, WB VIP Tours, Rose Bowl, Griffith Park Observatory and IKEA and Hollywood Bowl.

Each guest room and suite features timeless décor, one-of-a-kind wood floors, complimentary WiFi, and an HDTV. Take in iconic views of Burbank from one of our spacious corner studio suites. Go for a swim in our outdoor pool and whirlpool or break a sweat in our fitness center. We also offer a business center, 24-hour Pavilion Pantry® and outdoor seating area. Indulge on some of the tastiest cuisine in the city at The Garden Grille with full breakfast and dinner daily. Planning a wedding or business meeting? We offer 1,108 sq. ft. of flexible event space, perfect for your next event.

  • Excellent downtown Burbank location
  • Close to Warner Bros. Studios, NBC Studios and Six Flags Magic Mountain
  • Stylishly comfortable guest rooms and suites
  • Heated outdoor pool and whirlpool
  • Onsite restaurant serving full breakfast and dinner
  • Complimentary WiFi access