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Cook

Posted April 19, 2021

Hilton New York JFK Airport
Jamaica, NY
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"Come and Join our All Star Kitchen Staff"

About This Job

Cook job description

As a Cook, you would be responsible for preparing food items in accordance with recipes and established standards in the hotel's continuing effort to deliver outstanding service and financial profitability. Specifically, you would be responsible for performing the following tasks to the highest standards:

  • Prepare food items according to designated recipes and quality standards
  • Maintain cleanliness and comply with food sanitation standards at all times
  • Ensure knowledge of menu and all food products
  • Stock and maintain designated food station(s)
  • Visually inspect all food sent from the kitchen
  • Practice correct food handling and food storage procedures according to federal, state, local and company regulations
  • Cook on the line as needed

Cook skills and specifications

  • Understanding orders clearly and basic culinary skills
  • Ability to work swiftly and efficiently
  • Good sense of taste and smell
  • Ability to perform any function around the kitchen
  • Must be able to deliver high quality work
  • Knowledge about the different cooking equipment and ingredients
  • Ability to remain balanced and work under emergency situations and pressure
  • Ability to work well in a group
  • Ability to stand in hot places all day long

Culinary experience preferred. 

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About this Employer

Hilton New York JFK Airport

144-02 135th Avenue
Jamaica, NY 11436

(718) 659-0200

356 Room Hotel

www3.hilton.com

At A Glance

Just ¼ mile from JFK Airport, Hilton New York JFK Airport is your ticket to convenience whether you’re flying in, flying out, or just looking for a hotel near Jamaica, NY’s corporate offices. Take advantage of our free shuttle, plus an indoor pool and complimentary business center. Located in a neighborhood of Queens, our Jamaica, NY hotel is a great base for a side trip into Manhattan, 15 miles away.

  • ¼ mile from JFK airport with complimentary airport shuttle 
  • Located near DHL, Swissport, GEO Group, and Delta corporate offices
  • Mini-fridge and designated work space in all guest rooms
  • Sparkling indoor pool and well-equipped fitness center
  • American bistro-style restaurant and sports bar open until midnight daily 
  • 9 versatile meeting rooms accommodating up to 500 guests