This position will primarily work at the Cafe on Third, which is OHSU's only 24/7 restaurant. This position is responsible for takingorders at the grillfrom customers and communicating those orders to the other cooks on the line.
Cook 1 positions prepare simple foods according to standardized menus, recipes, or verbal instructions given by supervisor; makes salads, dressings, gelatin, toast, or sandwiches; grills sandwiches, burgers, bacon, pancakes, eggs, French toast, and hash browns and toast; cleans, cuts, and chops vegetables and fruits; slices meats, cheeses, and breads; cuts desserts; adjusts recipe quantities to eliminate excessive waste of food products; fills drink machines, mixes beverages, makes coffee, and prepares sack lunches or snacks; uses various types of commercial kitchen equipment such as mixers, slicers, and choppers; prepares simple desserts such as pudding, cobbler, and loaf cakes; slices and wraps bread and other baked items; checks for proper temperature of prepared foods with thermometer; observes food to be sure it is visually appealing and of high quality. Cleans various equipment and work stations, cleans drawers, utensils. Adheres to sanitation and food safety standards. Interacts with customers and fellow employees in a professional courteous manner.
Additionally, you may transport food back and forth from the kitchen to the cafes, clean tables, mop floors, stock utensils, cups and beverages. Serve food from steam tables, fill 5 gallon buckets of ice for the soda machines, lift 30-50lb boxes of soda syrup and clean equipment.
Two years of experience as a cook in a commercial food service facility; OR
Possession of a Certificate of Completion in culinary arts and/or Foods and Hospitality Service from a certified community college or technical school .
Good understanding of Math, Customer service, Cleanliness and Food handling skills
Food handlers card or Servsafe certificate obtained by hire date.
Some positions in this class may require one or more of the following:
Basic knowledge of therapeutic diets.
Ability in checking trays to ensure diet cards have been accurately followed.
Exposure to loud noise, heat, grease, cold
Continuous standing, moving, bending, walking, lifting up to 50 pounds, pulling, twisting
Must be able to perform the essential functions of the position with or without accommodation
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