AM Breakfast Cook

Employer
Sage Hospitality
Location
Alexandria, VA
Posted
Jun 03, 2021
Closes
Jun 19, 2021
Ref
2053705387
Function
Food Service, Cook
Hours
Full Time
Why us?: Sage Hotel Management is currently seeking an AM Breakfast Cook for our King & Rye restaurant located inside The Alexandrian Hotel, in Alexandria, VA.At Sage Hotel Management, we passionately strive to be the best and create excellence in everything we do. We are known amongst our staff, our owners, our guests, and our communities as leaders in our field who are authentic, humble, innovative, and flexible operators driven to anticipate needs and exceed expectations.Sages vision is to be recognized by our customers as the best in our business through ensuring a culture that makes the ordinary extraordinary! The ideal candidate should champion this culture in every touchpoint of our business from our associates, guests, owners, and communities. The service and courtesy you extend and promote daily will ensure a healthy and productive culture of serving others with excellence. Join us today! Job Overview: To ensure proper service from the front line through quality control, training of line cooks and ensure proper sanitation levels. Responsibilities: Check all items against the recipe cards, verify that use records are followed for all items served and that food is presented in an efficient, quality manner.Monitor the line set up prior to all meal functions to ensure maximum efficiency during meal periods.Monitor the equipment maintenance and kitchen "clean as you go" policy to ensure strict adherence.Prepare food of consistent quality following recipe cards and production and portion standards, per dupe from servers.Start food items that are prepared ahead of time, making sure not to prepare more than estimated needs.Date all food containers and rotate as per the SOP, making sure that all perishables are kept at proper temperatures.Check pars for shift use, determine necessary preparation, freezer pull and line set up.Note any out-of-stock items or possible shortages.Assist in keeping buffet stocked.Return all food items not used on next shift to designed storage areas, being sure to cover/date all perishables.Assist in setting up plans and actions to correct any food cost problems; control food waste, loss and usage per SOP.Prepare food of consistent quality following recipe cards and production and portion standards, per dupe from servers.Start food items that are prepared ahead of time, making sure not to prepare more than estimated needs.Date all food containers and rotate as per the SOP, making sure that all perishables are kept at proper temperatures.Check pars for shift use, determine necessary preparation, freezer pull and line set up.Note any out-of-stock items or possible shortages.Assist in keeping buffet stocked.Return all food items not used on next shift to designed storage areas, being sure to cover/date all perishables.Assist in setting up plans and actions to correct any food cost problems; control food waste, loss and usage per SOP. Qualifications: Education/Formal TrainingHigh school education or equivalent.ExperienceExperience required by position is from one to two full years of employment in a related position with this company or other organization(s).Knowledge/SkillsKnowledge of cooking and the practices and procedures of a kitchen in order to perform non-repetitive analytical work.Physical DemandsThe physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an associate to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.Lifting, pushing, pulling and carrying: Position regularly involves lifting food cases and metros weighing up to 70 lbs. Items include food, small equipment -75% of the time.Periodic climbing required.Bending of the knees does become necessary when using the lower oven for cooking, 5-10 times a day.Mobility -full range of mobility and the ability to travel 30-50 feet on a regular basis throughout the day.Continuous standing -during preparation, during service hours or during expediting, usually all day.Must be able to hear equipment timers and communicate with other staff.Must be able to see that product is prepared appropriately. Lifting, pushing, pulling and carrying.Must be able to understand and follow verbal/written instructions and communicate both verbally and in writing.EnvironmentInside 95% of 8 hours. Going in the freezer temperatures can be -10 degrees. On the front line, temperatures can be over 100 degrees.