LINE COOK

JOB DESCRIPTION: LINE COOK

PRIMARY DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Execute menu items from start to finish including but not limited to: taking care of the day’s food preparation duties with precision and efficiency while minimizing waste; cooking with precision and care; and plating dishes ensuring food portions, quality, and presentation standards are strictly followed
  • Assist in food inventory and control
  • Assist in properly receiving and storing delivered items following the FIFO method
  • Responsible for cleaning the kitchen, all food prep areas, and all food storage areas, while ensuring that health and food safety sanitation protocols are strictly followed
  • Complete opening, closing, and side duties efficiently and safely
  • Maintain a positive and respectful rapport with other colleagues and management
  • Perform other duties as required

QUALIFICATIONS

  • 1-3 years of kitchen experience working at a similar restaurant
  • Post-secondary culinary education an asset
  • Valid Food Handler’s certificate
  • Be able to take direction from the Chef and other senior team members and open to constructive criticism
  • A good understanding of professional cooking and knife handling skills
  • Able to thrive and keep up in a fast-paced environment while, at the same time, keeping a calm, cool, and positive demeanour
  • Be meticulous, attentive to detail, and have superior organizational and multi-tasking skills
  • Demonstrated interest in current culinary food trends—especially for modern Japanese food
  • Be able to access all floors of the restaurant through multiple sets of stairs
  • Be able to frequently carry heavy loads of 50 lbs or more
  • Must be flexible and available to work evenings, weekends, and holidays
  • Able to spend 100% of the time standing
  • Ability to speak Japanese and valid First Aid training are assets

COMPENSATION

  • $15.50-$17.00/hour starting pay + % of tips
  • Free meal on shift

PERKS & BENEFITS

  • Shared tips for kitchen and servers
  • Competitive wages and periodic raises
  • Working in a positive team environment
  • Opportunities for growth
  • Free meal on shift

TO APPLY

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