Assistant Cook / Prep Cook - Norwegian Cruise Line

NCL Corporation Ltd
Arlington, VA
May 17, 2018
May 21, 2018
Food Service, Cook
Full Time
Assistant Cook - Shipboard Employment Live and work on the seas with Norwegian Cruise Line-Pride of America! We would like to invite you to one of our upcoming Employment Interview & Information Presentations. Join us to embark on a lifestyle changing career. Thursday, June 7, 2018 Renaissance Washington DC Downtown Hotel 999 Ninth Street NW Washington, District of Culumbia The Presentations will begin at: 10am OR 3pm Interviews will immediately follow. Registration starts 1 hour prior to the event. We are currently searching for Assistant Cooks based onboard our ship on the seas of Hawai'i. POSITION SUMMARY The Assistant Cook is responsible for delivering products of the highest quality in terms of freshness, taste, and consistency, with strict adherence to USPH/FDA guidelines. Assistant Cooks are responsible for batch, a la minute, and line cooking techniques. He/she reports directly to the Sous Chef. The Assistant Cook is responsible for following all standardized recipes and notifying the Sous Chef or Cook of any shortages or discrepancies in products or ingredients. The Assistant Cook is responsible for keeping their immediate work area clean at all times. In order to consistently exceed guest expectations and provide the highest levels of product and services, additional duties and responsibilities may be assigned as needed. ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS Ensures all food is prepared fresh and is of the highest quality Strictly adheres to all recipes, methods and instructions from supervisor Reports to work on-time and in a clean uniform Maintains an organized and efficient flow of production, with regards to changes in forecasts and menus Responsible for mise-en-place, and food service for station Consistently checks temperatures in foods and follows proper procedures in regards to chilling, re-heating, and holding food. Reports waste to supervisors on a daily basis Checks station upon arrival to determine status of outstanding safety, or equipment issues Checks station prior to leaving to ensure cleanliness, proper disposal/removal of food, and proper storing and labeling Maintains USPH/FDA standards for station IMPORTANT REQUIREMENT FOR ALL APPLICANTS Have a positive hospitality attitude and a smiling face You must be legally authorized to work in the US and qualify for a US Coast Guard Merchant Mariner Credential (MMC). In order to qualify for an MMC you must: Be at least 18 years of age Be a US Citizen or Permanent Resident Alien Pass Physical Exam/Drug Screen Have a Clear Background