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Posted April 5, 2021

Courtyard by Marriott Memphis Southaven
Southaven, MS
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About This Job

Job brief

  • We are looking for a skilled Cook to prepare delicious meals according to menu. You will cook dishes that will delight our customers with their taste and timely delivery. 
  • An excellent cook must be able to follow instructions in cooking and delivering well-prepared meals. They must be deft in moving around the kitchen and apt in multi-tasking. Experience in using various ingredients and cooking techniques is also important.
  • The goal is to help preserve and enhance our reputation so we can expand our clientele.

Responsibilities

  • Set up and stock stations with all necessary supplies
  • Prepare food for service (e.g. chopping vegetables, butchering meat, or preparing sauces)
  • Cook menu items in cooperation with the rest of the kitchen staff
  • Answer, report and follow executive or sous chef’s instructions
  • Clean up station and take care of leftover food
  • Stock inventory appropriately
  • Ensure that food comes out simultaneously, in high quality and in a timely fashion
  • Comply with nutrition and sanitation regulations and safety standards
  • Maintain a positive and professional approach with coworkers and customers 

Requirements

  • Proven cooking experience
  • Excellent understanding of various cooking methods, ingredients, equipment and procedures
  • Accuracy and speed in executing assigned tasks
  • Familiar with industry’s best practices
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About this Employer

Courtyard by Marriott Memphis Southaven

7225 Sleepy Hollow Drive
Southaven, MS 38671

(662) 996-1480

85 Room Hotel

www.marriott.com

Our Hotel

Conveniently situated between Tunica, Mississippi and Memphis, Tennessee, Courtyard Memphis Southaven gives you easy access to the best each state has to offer. Experience a smooth arrival when you utilize our hotel's complimentary shuttle service from nearby Memphis International Airport. After settling in, head out for an afternoon of shopping at Southaven Towne Center, catch a show at Landers Center, or take a tour of Graceland, the home of Elvis Presley. When it's time to relax, retreat to our modern rooms and suites featuring stylish furnishings, free Wi-Fi and moveable work desks. In the morning, fuel up with breakfast and Starbucks® beverages from The Bistro, then return in the evening for dinner and drinks. Looking to work up a sweat? Our hotel features a fitness center and indoor pool, perfect for guests seeking to stay active throughout their getaway.