Renowned for its American bistro experience with a European flair, the Park Bistro & Bar at the Lafayette Park Hotel & Spa offers rustic farm-to-table cuisine. The eclectic menu is approachable yet inventive. Stylish plates feature smart presentations made from the finest ingredients found in California.
We are seeking a fulltime AM & PM Line Cook to join our outstanding culinary team. Our talented cooks have the culinary training to create the dining experiences that we pride ourselves on. As a Cook 1, you will work in tandem with the rest of the culinary team to ensure our Food and Beverage offerings are prepared to perfection.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Must have basic knowledge of food and beverage preparation and food presentation service standards.
- Ability to equate units of measure as required by recipes.
- Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form.
- Ability to communicate effectively with other team members.
- Excellent organizational skills
- Ability to read, listen and communicate effectively in English.
- Ability to read and interpret documents such as recipes and Banquet specification sheets, safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions and procedure manuals.
- Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form.
- Able to work in a fast-paced environment.
- Meets legal age requirements for the position
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; and taste or smell. The employee frequently is required to walk, reach with hands and arms, climb or balance, and talk or hear. The employee is occasionally required to stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly exposed to extreme heat and extreme cold. The employee is frequently exposed to moving mechanical parts. The employee is occasionally exposed to fumes or airborne particles and toxic or caustic chemicals. The noise level in the work environment is usually loud.
All employees must maintain a neat, clean and well-groomed appearance (specific standards available.)
To apply for this great opportunity. Please visit www.lafayetteparkhotel.com/careers
The Lafayette Park Hotel & Spa is an equal employment opportunity employer. Company policy prohibits unlawful discrimination based on race, color, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, religion (including religious dress and grooming), sex, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity (including gender-related appearance and behavior), partnership status, pregnancy (childbirth, breastfeeding, or related medical condition), age, physical or mental disability, medical condition, military or veteran status, status as a victim of domestic violence, sexual assault, or stalking, genetic information, marital status, ethnicity, alienage, citizenship status or any other protected classification, in accordance with applicable federal, state, and local laws. Consistent with the American’s With Disabilities Act, applicants may request accommodation needed to complete the application process. Please contact the People and Culture Department if you have any questions regarding this policy.
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