OklahomaCityRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for Oklahoma City jobs

Lead Cook I

Company: SMG - Worldwide Entertainment & Convention Venue M
Location: Oklahoma City
Posted on: January 17, 2020

Job Description:

SUMMARY: This position requires advanced knowledge in all cooking techniques with experience in restaurant cooking and banquet cooking. Basic experience in Garde Manger is also required. May be expected to work alongside and direct a culinary staff of two or more on a restaurant line or in a full service banquet kitchen. ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES Include the following. Other duties and responsibilities may be assigned. Responsible for the production of menu items, maintaining adequate par levels and making sure kitchen staff has the food product and supplies need for each event. Works directly with the Sous Chef to have all components of the meal ready at the appropriate times. Must be creative and consistent in food presentations. Responsible for supervising Cooks in all aspects of restaurant production and kitchen sanitation. Responsible for maintaining a clean and safe kitchen during their entire shift. Responsible for communication between the A.M. and P.M. shifts especially when dealing with items that require long cooking times and planning for upcoming events. This will be done with the support of both Sous Chefs and Banquet Chef. Responsible for making sure that all recipe questions be directed to the Sous Chef, and or the Executive Chef. Follow and make sure all staff members on their shift follow all Oklahoma State Department of Health laws and that all H.A.C.C.P. regulations for cooling and storage are being followed throughout the entire kitchen. Records production and waste on a regular and consistent basis Must have knowledge of food preparation, sanitation standards and inventory and control systems. Excellent verbal communication skills to interact effectively with guests, owners and coworkers. Make sure daily, weekly and monthly cleaning lists are completed Maintains high standards for work areas and appearance SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES Responsible for supervising the Cooks in all aspects of restaurant/banquet production and kitchen sanitation. Carries out supervisory responsibilities in accordance with SMG's policies and applicable laws. QUALIFICATIONS To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skills and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the job. EDUCATION AND/ OR EXPERIENCE At least (2) years leadership experience in a restaurant or banquet facility preparing meals for a large volume of guests preferred Minimum of one (1) year direct experience cooking food required KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES Basic supervisory skills. Oral and written communication skills. Strong customer service skills and ability to work with other staff members throughout the facility. Excellent organizational, planning, communication, time management and inter-personal skills. Ability to undertake and complete multiple tasks Must be able to work nights, weekends and holidays. PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS Constant standing, frequent walking Frequent stooping and bending Frequent lifting/pushing/pulling objects up to 10-20 lbs.; occasionally lifting/pushing/pulling objects up to 20-40 lbs.; rarely lifting/pushing/pulling objects up to 80-90 lbs. (with assistance) Must be able to lift 30 lbs.' to the waist. Manual dexterity required to work with items such as food, utensils, etc. WORKING ENVIRONMENT Fast paced and quick turn around cooking. Works mostly in kitchen assigned to them Moderate to extreme exposure to noise during events May be exposed to vibrations caused by extreme noise during events May be exposed to strobe lights / lasers during events May be exposed to extreme heat or cold environments Exposure to commercial culinary equipment including knives, slicers, etc. NOTE: The essential responsibilities of this position are described under the headings above. They may be subject to change at any time due to reasonable accommodation or other reasons. Also, this document in no way states or implies that these are the only duties to be performed by the employee occupying this position. TO APPLY *********************************************************** & d=ExternalCareerSite & r=************* & _fromPublish=true#/ Submit Resumes and Cover Letters to: Claudia Rojas Human Resources Manager Chesapeake Energy Arena-Cox Convention Center One Myriad Gardens Oklahoma City, Ok. 73102 ***************************** SMG is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer, and encourages Women, Minorities, Individuals with Disabilities, and protected Veterans to apply.

Keywords: SMG - Worldwide Entertainment & Convention Venue M, Oklahoma City , Lead Cook I, Hospitality & Tourism , Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category
within


Other Hospitality & Tourism Jobs


Housekeeper (Find jobs starting at $17/hour)
Description: If you're good at keeping things tidy and looking for a flexible way to earn cash, you'll find plenty of housekeeping
Company: Care.com
Location: Oklahoma City
Posted on: 01/19/2020

Childcare Teacher
Description: Description: br KinderCare Education is the nation's leader in early childhood education. We nourish curiosity through purposeful experiences to create a future full of lifelong learners. From our National (more...)
Company: KinderCare Education
Location: Norman
Posted on: 01/19/2020

Retail Sales Consultant
Description: Job Summary br br Here's your opportunity to join an unstoppable team at a company that's setting a new standard in wireless. This position puts you on the leading edge of a brand that is changing (more...)
Company: Sprint
Location: Oklahoma City
Posted on: 01/20/2020


Cosmetics Company Store - Assistant Store Lead - 40hrs - Oklahoma City Outlets - Oklahoma City, OK
Description: Cosmetics Company Store - Assistant Store Lead - 40hrs - Oklahoma City Outlets - Oklahoma City, OK Brand: Este Lauder Companies Description Position Summary: We are seeking an inspirational and dynamic (more...)
Company: Clinique
Location: Oklahoma City
Posted on: 01/20/2020

Receptionist
Description: What you'll do...Do people think of you as friendly Are you able to work in a fast-paced environment .H R Block is seeking customer-centric seasonal Receptionists who can work in multiple locations with (more...)
Company: H&R BLOCK
Location: Oklahoma City
Posted on: 01/19/2020

Customer Service telecommute
Description: National Health Benefits company looking for bright, intelligent people for positions as a Health Programs Specialist. Must have Internet access, and be able to dedicate at least 10-15 hours a week. (more...)
Company: TC Enterprises
Location: Oklahoma City
Posted on: 01/19/2020

Cosmetics Company Store - Key Holder - 40hrs - Oklahoma City Outlets - Oklahoma City, OK
Description: Cosmetics Company Store - Key Holder - 40hrs - Oklahoma City Outlets - Oklahoma City, OK Brand: Este Lauder Companies Description Position Summary: We are looking for a dynamic and inspirational Key Holder (more...)
Company: Clinique
Location: Oklahoma City
Posted on: 01/20/2020

Service Desk Supervisor / Team Lead (VA, Oklahoma City)
Description: Description br br Tuknik Government Services is hiring an experienced Service Desk Supervisor / Team Lead to work at our customer s site in Oklahoma City, OK. This is a direct, full time position (more...)
Company: Tuknik Government Services
Location: Oklahoma City
Posted on: 01/19/2020

Senior IT Project Manager
Description: Whole Foods Market has embarked on a transformational Supply Chain initiative that will deliver market leading capabilities to our retail organization. The Senior IT Project Manager will lead the delivery (more...)
Company: Whole Foods Market
Location: Oklahoma City
Posted on: 01/19/2020

Senior IT Project Manager
Description: Whole Foods Market has embarked on a transformational Supply Chain initiative that will deliver market leading capabilities to our retail organization. The Senior IT Project Manager will lead the delivery (more...)
Company: Whole Foods Market
Location: Oklahoma City
Posted on: 01/20/2020

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest Oklahoma jobs by following @recnetOK on Twitter!

Oklahoma City RSS job feeds