Certified Cook - 9 Dragons

Employer
Penn National Gaming
Location
Charles Town, WV
Posted
Apr 16, 2018
Closes
Apr 30, 2018
Function
Food Service, Cook
Industry
Restaurant
Hours
Full Time
**Overview** **Don't just work. Work Happy.** A career in gaming? At Hollywood Casino Charles Town we think you'll enjoy an exciting industry, fast-paced days and nights, diverse, enthusiastic co-workers, unlimited growth and support from one of the leaders in the industry. An individual could be successful if they possess the following. **Your daily responsibilities include** + Measures and mixes ingredients according to recipe to prepare soups, salads, gravies, desserts, sauces, and casseroles. + Bakes, roasts, broils, and steams meats, fish, vegetables, and other foods. + Adds seasoning to foods during mixing or cooking. + Observes and tests foods being cooked by tasting, smelling, and piercing with fork to determine that it is cooked. + Carves meats, portions food on serving plates, adds gravies and sauces, and garnishes servings to fill orders. + Washes, peels, cuts, and shreds vegetables and fruits to prepare them for use. + Butchers chickens, fish, and shellfish. + Cuts, trims, and bones meat prior to cooking. + Bakes bread, rolls, cakes, and pastries. + Ensures kitchen is clean and organized upon closing. + Any task assigned to you by your lead cook, Sous chef, room chef and or Restaurant Manager. **To be successful in this position it will require the following skill set** + This job has no supervisory responsibilities. + To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. + Associate's degree (A. A.) or equivalent from two-year College or technical school; or six months to one year related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience + Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals. Ability to write routine reports and correspondence. + Must qualify for licensing with the West Virginia Racing Commission. Must be able to obtain proper Food Handler Certification. + The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. + The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. + While performing the duties of this job, the employee is occasionally exposed to wet and/or humid conditions, moving mechanical parts, and risk of electrical shock. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate. **Something to leave you with** Penn National Gaming is more than you may realize. We have properties throughout the United States and Canada and are embarking on an aggressive growth mode. Our departments and areas of opportunity are ideal for just about any skill set. And our company-wide commitment to making sure our guests smile as much as we do means you'll enjoy a fun working environment. **Now that you have read about who we are, here is your opportunity to see what we're about!** **Equal Opportunity Employer** **Job ID** _2018-48655_ **Casino Property** _Hollywood Casino at CharlesTown_ **Position Type** _Regular Full-Time_ **Category** _Food and Beverage_