Prep Cook

PF Changs
Reston, VA
Jan 20, 2022
Jan 26, 2022
Food Service, Cook
Full Time
Hiring immediately for full-time and part-time /hourly Prep Cooks, Pastry Cooks or Cooks *Benefits:* * Flexible schedules / flexibility to switch schedules easily * Paid on the job training provided * Clear path for growth we promote from within * Uniform (shirt / hat) provided at no cost * Free meal provided per shift * Employee referral program for outside your own location ($250 for team members and $500 for management) * Exclusive employee discounts * Financial support from the employee-funded Lucky Cat Fund Assistance during times of hardship for qualifying team members *Job Summary* A Prep Cook, Pastry Cook, or Cook accommodates Guest s needs by preparing food according to established recipes and procedures as well as following safety and sanitation guidelines. Prep Cook assists the Line Cooks and chefs with a variety of preparation tasks, including chopping vegetables, preparing other ingredients, putting together completed entrees, making salads, and preparing the components of a dish. *Job Responsibilities* * Prepare all food items to company specifications, including cleaning and cutting the ingredients, and may assist in cooking food items * Assists with stocking and organizing daily and weekly deliveries, and setting up the restaurant kitchen stations * Responsible for the setup, operation, break down, and cleaning of all kitchen equipment * May need to assist with washing dishes, sweeping/mopping floors, cleaning and maintaining equipment, sanitizing utensils, etc. * Uphold our high restaurant kitchen sanitation and food service safety standards *Job Requirements* * Previous experience not required we will train you * Have a current Food Handler s Card where applicable, or we will help you obtain * Ability to learn restaurant menu and recipes and follow uniform standards. * Knowledge of all chemicals used in the building * Excellent customer service skills and etiquette * Ability to multi-task in a fast-paced teamwork environment * Flexibility to work a variety of shifts * Comfortable standing for extended periods of time, able to lift up to 30 lbs. and continuously bend, reach and twist * Must be at least 18 years old *Why work for us?* Because it s more than a job. We are passionate people doing meaningful work, motivated by our purpose: To celebrate life, family, and food. PF Chang s is a unique concept like no other restaurant; a scratch kitchen and concept you can take pride in. We believe in PF Chang s 28 years strong and still growing, sharing, and celebrating each day! *How We Protect Our Associates * The Company reviews CDC guidelines and complies with Federal, State and local rules to keep our P. F. Chang s Team Members and Guests safe. *APPLY NOW* * Search for jobs by keyword or location. * Gather your work history, and if applicable prepare your resume for submission. * Click Apply Now to submit your application. * If you meet the qualifications of the job, someone from PF. Chang s will contact you. *Interested in learning more about the position, but not ready to apply? * * Click on the [P.F. CHANG'S WORK WITH US]( and provide your name, address, email, telephone number, and career area you are interested in. * Someone from PF Chang s will contact you to discuss the opportunity.