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Breakfast Cook

Posted May 6, 2022

Holiday Inn South Kingstown (Newport Area)
Saunderstown, RI
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About This Job

What you will be doing

  • The 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

Holiday Inn South Kingstown (Newport Area)

3009 Tower Hill Road
Saunderstown, RI 02874

(401) 789-1051

107 Room Hotel

www.ihg.com

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Our Hotel

Welcome to the newly renovated and always-accommodating Holiday Inn® South Kingstown (Newport Area) hotel. With ideal proximity to the University of Rhode Island and New England's finest beaches, this property is the perfect choice for travelers seeking quality and consistency in South Kingstown, RI.

Major area corporations, such as Schneider Electric, Modine Manufacturing and Carousel Industries are within easy access from the hotel. The University of Rhode Island, URI in Kingston is just three miles from the hotel. Whether coming for a show at the Ryan Center, a baseball game at BIll Beck field, a conference at URI, or a training course at the University, the Holiday Inn is the perfect choice! 

In historic Newport, RI, are the spectacular Newport Mansions, world class dining and shopping options. The beautiful Narragansett beaches, fantastic museums, Nordic Lodge seafood buffet, antique shops and many dining options are all nearby. Minutes from the Holiday Inn, in Pt Judith travelers can hop a ferry to Block Island, which the Nature Conservancy calls one of the twelve "Last Great Places" in the Western hemisphere.