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Would you like to work for the Inn at Virginia Tech located on the corner of the beautiful Virginia Tech campus? Interested in a beautiful property with growth potential? A NEW place to expand your knowledge and utilize your abilities? Join us at the Inn at Virginia Tech & Conference Center! Get Inn the know at https://www.innatvirginiatech.com

We are inviting experienced cooks the opportunity to join our culinary team at the Inn! The Cook is tasked with preparing food and sauces, and assisting the chefs with service. They also need passion and enthusiasm for the quality and presentation of food on every plate served.A successful Cook, should be knowledgeable of various cooking techniques and have a passion for food. You should have the ability to work in a fast-paced environment and demonstrate excellent organizational, communication, and time management skills.

Full-time and part-time opportunities are available. Pay starts at $15/hour and increases based on experience. Full-time positions are eligable for benefits such as; Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, Short-term disability and a generous Paid Leave program. Company 401K and Employee Assitance Program is available to ALL employees as well as a Team Member Travel program providing discounted rates! 

Think this sounds like a fit for you? Apply now…we would love to have you on our team!

Overview

The Cook will prepare, season, and cook dishes such as soups, meats, vegetables, or desserts for the hotel. 

Key Duties & Responsibilities

  • Maintain and strictly abide by State sanitation/Health regulations and Hotel requirements.
  • Check the quality of raw or cooked food products to ensure that standards are met.
  • Prepare and cook foods of all types, either on a regular basis or for special guests or functions.
  • Complete opening duties: a) Set up the workstation with tools, equipment, and supplies. b) Inspect the cleanliness and working condition of all tools, equipment, and supplies. c) Check production schedule and pars. d) Establish priority items for the day. e) Transport supplies from the Storeroom and stock in designated areas.
  • Start prep work on items needed for the menu of the day.
  • Inform F&B service staff of 86'd items and the number of available menu specials throughout the meal period.
  • Maintain proper storage procedures as specified by Health Department and Hotel requirements.
  • Closing Duties: a) Return all food items to the proper storage areas. b) Wrap, cover, label, and date all items being put away. c) Straighten up and organize all storage areas. d) Clean up and wipe down food prep areas, reach-ins/walk-ins, shelves. e) Return all unused and clean utensils/equipment to the specified locations. f) Turn off all equipment not needed for the next shift.
  • Ability to perform job functions with attention to detail, speed, and accuracy; prioritize and organize; follow directions thoroughly; work cohesively with co-workers as part of a team; work with minimal supervision.

Education and Experience

  • High School Graduate or General Education Degree (GED): or Work Equivalent.
  • Experience with food preparation and handling.
  • Certification of Culinary training or apprenticeship is preferred.

Crestline Hotels & Resorts is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender, identity, or disability status. 

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The Inn at Virginia Tech and Skelton Conference Center

901 Prices Fork Road
Blacksburg, VA 24061

(540) 231-8000

147 Room Hotel

www.innatvirginiatech.com

Elegance and technology seem an unlikely pair, but at The Inn at Virginia Tech and Skelton Conference Center, they're the perfect match.

Virginia Tech events, business travel, or leisure. The Inn at Virginia Tech and Skelton Conference Center makes any reason to visit Blacksburg, Virginia an excuse for relaxing in luxury and style. Enjoy our beautifully appointed guest rooms and suites. Let us pamper you with our first class service. Let us wine and dine you with the elegant atmosphere, inspired cuisine, and tempting desserts at Preston’s. You may be coming here to visit, but once you’re here, you won’t want to leave anytime soon!