Prep Cook

BLK SWAN Restaurant
Baltimore, MD
Sep 24, 2021
Sep 26, 2021
Food Service, Cook
Full Time
We are looking for qualified candidates to fill our Prep Cook position at our new restaurant, BLK SWAN opening in Baltimore's Harbor East location. The Prep Cook will be responsible for assisting in the preparation of delicious dishes in the kitchen. This role will perform routine kitchen tasks such as setting up workstations and ingredients, so that food can be prepared according to recipes. The specific duties and responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:* Follow the prep list created by chefs to plan duties.* Label and stock all ingredients on shelves so they can be organized and easily accessible.* Measure ingredients and seasonings to be used in cooking.* Prepare cooking ingredients by washing and chopping vegetables, cutting meat etc.* Undertake basic cooking duties such as reducing sauces, parboiling food etc.* Prepare simple dishes such as salads, entrees etc.* Maintain a clean and orderly kitchen by washing dishes, sanitizing surfaces, taking out trash etc.* Ensure all food and other items are stored properly.* Comply with nutrition and sanitation guidelines.* Perform other kitchen duties as assigned.Required Skills/Abilities:* Knowledge of health and safety rules in a kitchen.* Manual dexterity able to operate cutting tools and kitchen utensils.* A team player with good communication skills.Education/Experience:* High school diploma or equivalent is desirable.* Training from a culinary school is a plus.* Proven experience as a Prep Cook.* Additional training and certifications are preferred.Physical Requirements:* Ability to meet physical and scheduling demands of the position, including, walking, standing, or lifting heavy items for extended periods.We are an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regard to race, color, religion, ancestry or national origin, sex, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, or genetic information. Applicants with disabilities that require an accommodation or assistance with a position, please call 443-522-0234 or email This is a dedicated line designed exclusively to assist job seekers whose disability prevents them from being able to apply online. Messages left for other purposes will not receive a response.