Now Hiring Line Cooks at Taco Bamba

Employer
Taco Bamba Taqueria
Location
Fairfax, VA
Posted
Aug 17, 2019
Closes
Aug 27, 2019
Ref
281498120
Function
Food Service, Cook
Industry
Restaurant
Hours
Full Time
It's not just our music that's turned up to 11, but our career opportunities too! Ready for a career that's full of flavor? Prepare yourself for Taco Bamba!Chef Victor Albisu has more than a decade of experience in fine dining and upscale French, American and Latin American restaurants. He combines his culinary education with his Latin American heritage & his love of rock and roll music to bring a unique style of cuisine to Taco Bamba.At Taco Bamba, we're more than just tacos. We believe that individuality, hard work, integrity, and respect are qualities to be coveted. Becoming part of the Taco Bamba family doesn't just grant you a job - it empowers you with skills and a reputation that will last a lifetime. We offer competitive pay, a flexible work schedule, and the opportunity to advance to other areas of our growing Taco Empire. More importantly, it's a fun place to work!We're always looking for hard-working and unique individuals to accompany us on our mission of serving food with attitude. No es solo nuestra musica que se ha convertido hasta 11, pero nuestras oportunidades de carrera demasiado! ?Listo para una carrera que esta llena de sabor? Preparate para Taco Bamba!Chef Victor Albisu tiene mas de una decada de experiencia en gastronomia y lujo frances, americano y restaurantes de America Latina. Compagina su formacion culinaria con su patrimonio de America Latina y su amor a la musica de rock and roll para hacer un estilo unico de cocina Taco Bamba.En Taco Bamba, estamos mas que tacos. Creemos individualidad, respeto, integridad y trabajo duro son cualidades a ser codiciada. Formar parte de la familia de Bamba de Taco no solo le concede un trabajo, le autoriza con habilidades y una reputacion que va a durar toda la vida. Ofrecemos salarios competitivos, un horario de trabajo flexible y la oportunidad para avanzar a otras areas de nuestro creciente imperio de Taco. Mas importante aun, es un divertido lugar para trabajar!Siempre estamos buscando personas trabajadoras y unicos nos acompane en nuestra mision de servir alimentos con actitud.Purpose of the PositionCook and assemble tacos as they are ordered and produce line prep items as listed on the daily prep sheet; according to Taco Bamba's standards and recipes. Taco Responsibilities:Produces perfect tacos on the line per customer orders in the same sequence as they were ordered.Verifies ticketsKeep line clean while workingCommunicates with plancha and fry/garnish, listens for ticket times and is responsiveKeeps kitchen clean and organized including the coolerDetails kitchen equipment dailyUpholds Taco Bamba's quality standards at all timesProperly breaks down station and cleans for the next shift, restocks if necessaryProduce line prep items as listed on the prep sheetProperly labels, dates and fills pans correctly for all produced food itemsProperly sets up station according to diagram with appropriate backups to get through their shift.Practices proper food safety and HACCP techniques, FIFOPrepares food according to Taco Bamba's and Food handlers guidelines Plancha Responsibilities:Cooks meats and eggs (per customer orders) in the same sequence as they are orderedVerifies tickets, keep plancha clean while working, line sweeps,Preparing tortillas and reheating braised meats, corn, sopas, and the black and refried beans for the hot line.Preparing Tortas and Breakfast items as orderedProduce line prep items as listed on the prep sheetProperly labels, dates and fills pans correctly for all produced food itemsProperly sets up station according to diagram with appropriate backups to get through their shift.Properly breaks down station and cleans for the next shift, restocks if necessaryPractices proper food safety and HACCP techniques, FIFOCommunicates with fellow staff members to ensure quality product and ticket times.Follows all Taco Bamba's recipes and proceduresPreparation of other items as requested by managementKeeps kitchen clean and organized including the coolersDetails kitchen equipment dailyClear understanding of the recipe bible and how to care for it Fry/Garnish Responsibilities:Garnishes perfect tacos on the line per customer orders in the same sequence as they were ordered.Verifies tickets & calls guests to pick up foodFrys food items needed to stuff tacos & tortasKeep line clean while workingProperly labels, dates, and fills pans correctly for all produced food itemsProperly sets up station according to diagram with appropriate backups to get through their shift.Properly breaks down station and cleans for the next shift, restocks if necessaryPractices proper food safety and HACCP techniques, FIFODoes not over batch only fry ahead during busy timesFries chips & chicharrones as neededCommunicates with plancha and taco, listens for ticket times and is responsiveDetails kitchen equipment dailyMay assist with grill or taco line depending on needClear understanding of the recipe bible and how to care for itKeeps kitchen clean and organized including the coolerVerifies tickets, keep fryers clean while working, line sweeps,May be asked to assist with other duties outside of this job description EXPERIENCE AND SKILLS:Knowledge of kitchen equipment to include: fryer, char grill, plancha, stove, robot coupes, emersion blender, dicers, mandolin and scalesBasic knife safetyBasic communication and readingBasic math: addition and subtractionAbility to multi-taskKitchen experience a plusMust be 18 years of ageHolds current food safety certification