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Line Cook

Posted September 23, 2021

Sheraton Suites Wilmington Downtown
Wilmington, DE
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About This Job

What you will be doing

  • The Line Cook is responsible for preparation of quality food in safe and efficient compliance with proper food preparation and handling.
  • Promptly reports emergencies, accidents, injuries, missing articles, damage, engineering items and safety hazards to management.
  • Consistent safe and sanitary food storage, preparation and cooking. Monitor and control maintenance/sanitation of the kitchen and equipment. Adherence to all safety protocols including handling and transportation of foods and knife work.
  • Recognize and follow quality standards for meats, vegetables, fruits, dairy products and grains, including proper storage of these items. Effective utilization of leftovers and control of waste.
  • Understand and ability to properly use seasonings for a range of culturally diverse foods. Knowledge of common food allergens and their substitutes.
  • Cook using a repertoire of cooking methods including poaching, braising, roasting, charbroiling, sautéing, grilling, frying, and baking.
  • Produce from scratch menu quality food in appropriate portion size, cut and quantity. Ensures all food is prepared and presented in accordance with appropriate recipes, presentations and with guest orders. Acknowledge any special requests and prepare the menu item accordingly.
  • Safe use of supplies and equipment.
  • On time and at work when scheduled, and in proper uniform.
  • Consistent professional and positive attitude and actions when communicating with guests, vendors and associates.

Requirements

Education and Experience:

  • High school education plus schooling in culinary arts or related major.
  • One or more years of related experience.
  • Familiarity with hospitality industry practices preferred.

Skills and Abilities:

  • Ability to understand and provide friendly guest service.
  • Ability to understand and comply with proper food preparation, cooking, handling and storage. Ability to understand and comply with kitchen sanitation, safety and equipment usage.
  • Consistent professional attitude and behavior with effective listening and communication skills.
  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment, sometimes under pressure, while remaining flexible and efficient. Ability to satisfy the legal requirements for employment within the jurisdiction.

 Benefits

  • Health, Dental, Vision Insurances
  • Disability Insurances
  • Life Insurances
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Identity Theft Protections
  • 401(k)
  • Paid Time off, Vacation and Holidays
  • Company Hotel Travel Discounts
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About this Employer

Sheraton Suites Wilmington Downtown

422 Delaware Avenue
Wilmington, DE 19801

(302) 654-8300

223 Room All Suite

www.marriott.com

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Our Hotel

Located in the heart of Brandywine Valley, Sheraton Suites Wilmington Downtown offers a world of thoughtful services, impeccable accommodations and unparalleled comforts. Recharge in our pet- friendly hotel suites with perks including luxury bedding, mini-refrigerators, microwaves, flat-panel TVs and cozy pullout sofas. Club-level suites grant access to our exclusive Sheraton Club Lounge with amenities such as free Wi-Fi and daily breakfast. Guests can dine on delicious American cuisine at Basil Bar & Grill for breakfast, lunch and dinner. For those planning a professional or social event, they'll appreciate our event venues, which are expertly supported by planning services, technology and catering options. Our hotel's location makes it easy to explore the area's most popular destinations including Frawley Stadium, Delaware Art Museum and Christiana Care Wilmington Hospital. Resort to the relaxation at Sheraton Suites Wilmington Downtown in Delaware.