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The Opportunity

Charlottetown, PE
Hospitality and Food Service
Experienced
Full-time
$18 / hour

Cook II performs the day to day food production including meal as assigned by the Chef. Ensure a high caliber of food service for guests and staff through proper preparation and presentation of food and maintenance of a clean and organized workspace.

What you'll do

Responsibilities

• Perform Food Production in Main Kitchen and/or Concession.
• Ensure proper handling and storage of food to minimize waste and ensure portion control.
• Monitor and ensure quality of food product produced on daily basis, report deviations from standards to Sous Chef and Cook I.
• Escalates staff and guest concerns to appropriate next level supervisor quickly to ensure customer satisfaction is addressed.
• Ensure staff are working within the guidelines of the Occupational Health and Safety Act (OHSA) and safe food handling (HACCP) process standards are being adhered to.
• Support Cook III duties as required
• Assist in menu execution, monitor production to ensure appropriate portion control.
• Assist in monitoring of stock levels, noting shortages and communicating to Chef I
• Ensure all workstations are maintained, stocked and food products are properly rotated.
• Establish daily personal production plan.
• Creative recommendations to Chef I.
• Responsible for cleaning and maintaining the equipment and ensuring it is held to departmental standards.

What you'll need

Qualifications

• Graduate from cooking school required or relative working experience.
• 5+ years cooking experience in a fast paced restaurant setting.
• Buffet, catering and line experience imperative.
• Ability to work independently as required.
• Ability to oversee staff.
• Some autonomy and creative license.

A little bit about us

Red Shores Race Track & Casino

We are proud to be the first state-of-the-art entertainment facility in Atlantic Canada which combines Harness Racing, Dining, and Gaming all under one roof.

RED SHORES offers a work environment of growth, challenge, and innovation. We are an equal opportunity employer with comprehensive training; along with competitive salaries and benefits program.

With more than 250 employees, the RED SHORES workforce is made up of administrative, front line, technical, professional, and management positions located in the heart of Charlottetown and Summerside, Prince Edward Island.

What sets us apart from other employers is our work environment and most important of all…our people. At RED SHORES you'll have the opportunity to meet and work with people from all aspects and locations of our business - contributing creatively, and knowing you're truly making a difference in our success… and yours.