Culinary Careers

Culinary Careers

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Cook
Hotel Drover
200 Mule Alley, Texas 76164
United States
Job Description:

POSITION: COOK 1

LOCATION: FORT WORTH, TEXAS

ABOUT HOTEL DROVER:
Inspired by the pioneering spirit of the West, Hotel Drover delivers true Texas hospitality. Named to honor the legendary cowboys who drove cattle to market across the plains, Hotel Drover is an Autograph Collection® property, offering a truly unique guest experience in the heart of the historic Fort Worth Stockyards.

Our goal is simple. To harness the true spirit of the Stockyards through the legacy of the drover, creating an experience that can only be achieved here in Fort Worth. Proud of where we came from, we greet visitors with a tip of the hat and a firm handshake, welcoming all to enjoy life’s simple pleasures and genuine Texas hospitality.

So, dust off your boots, grab your hat and join us at Hotel Drover.

WHO WE’RE SEEKING:

We’re seeking a unique individual who will embody the heart and soul of the Fort Worth Stockyards while caring deeply about our brand and community – someone who acts as an extension of our mission, values, and culture. This person is driven to create meaningful experiences for our team members, guests, and community while simultaneously ensuring operational success of 97W kitchen at Hotel Drover. This person is responsible for managing the operation of the 97W kitchen including food preparation and quality, menu development, physical maintenance, and inventory functions to ensure hotel quality standards are met and food and supply costs are controlled. Participating in revenue planning and cost control for the hotel’s food and beverage operation and ensuring all duties are performed within the guidelines of Hotel Drover policies and procedures, Internal Control Standards, and objectives.

We want to work with someone who brings a spirit of fun, authenticity, collaboration, and genuine hospitality to their life and work. We are seeking an individual who has the ability to bring the vision of Hotel Drover and the Fort Worth Heritage Development to life.

We have poured our passion, energy, and excitement into crafting an extraordinary place and brand – and we know that the right Chef de Cuisine for Hotel Drover will be as inspired and passionate about this dynamic vision as we are. Care for people, a belief in the power of community, and the desire to create extraordinary experiences drive us. You must apply if these things also
drive you!

The Cook 1 is responsible for pervading guidance and leadership to cooks in preparation of assigned kitchen area to ensure the highest level of food service and quality on a daily and consistent basis. Coordinates workflow, reviews work assignments, provides training, and provides input into performance evaluations. Cooks soups, meats, seafood, vegetables and other food items for consumption at restaurants and/or in-room dining. Butchers chicken, beef, fish and shellfish. Assists in creating daily specials. All duties are to be performed within the guidelines of Hotel Drover policies and procedures, Internal Control Standards, and objectives.

ESSENTIAL RESPONSIBILITIES:

Embody the values + guiding principles of Hotel Drover
Ability to manage multiple projects/priorities and deliver results in a demanding, fast paced environment
Build and maintain relationships with all stakeholders while acting as an extension of the Hotel Drover brand
Assigns tasks, shares management and customer expectations and provides training and direction to assigned staff. Supports an environment of high efficiency, quality and customer service. Maintains detailed knowledge of all menus, recipes, food quality standards and regulations.
Assists with overseeing production for line operation. Organizes the day's prepping for the cooks and restaurant, supervises line set-up and prepping.
Monitors labor and makes recommendations to adjust staffing depending on needs of the restaurants.
Assist in directing and correcting the presentation and portioning of food. Ensures food leaves the kitchen simultaneously and in a timely fashion, is of high quality, and is prepared according to order.
Oversees and participates in preparation of food items, such as salads, soups, sauces, meats, and vegetables according to prescribed recipes and guidelines. Bakes, roasts, broils and steams meats, fish, vegetables and other foods. Adds seasoning to foods during mixing or cooking, according to recipe and adjusts as needed.
Reads menu to estimate food requirements and requisitions food from storage. Notifies manager of inventory shortages. Ensures all food is stored in proper containers and at proper storage and holding temperatures.
Adjusts thermostat controls to regulate/maintain appropriate temperature of ovens, broilers, grills, roaster and steam kettles.
Observes and tests foods being cooked by tasting, smelling, and piercing with fork to observe that it is cooked. Uses thermometer to ensure food is cooked/maintained at proper temperature.
Carves meats, portions food onto serving plates, adds gravies and sauces and garnishes servings.
Follows all standard food handling, sanitation and health department guidelines. Ensures compliance with federal, state, local and company health, safety, and sanitation standards.
Must wear non-slip, oil resistant shoes.
Reporting to work as scheduled (on time and on regular basis) is an essential function of the job.
QUALIFICATIONS:

Two years prior restaurant food prep experience required. Culinary degree or training desired. Prior lead or supervisory experience desired.
Requires ability to lead others in the department by mentoring and providing training that results in staff that meets/exceeds guest expectations and provides a high level of guest satisfaction.
Communication and interpersonal skills and commitment to a high level of guest satisfaction. Must be able to deal effectively with irate customers and wrong orders and come up with a quick solution resulting in satisfied customers.
Completes required training as scheduled.
Requires ability to perform basic math skills such as addition, subtraction, multiplication and division.
Ability to read and interpret documents such as recipes, safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals. Must be able to speak, read, write and understand English to understand instructions, safety rules, and communicate with guests.
Due to the cyclical nature of the hospitality industry, team members may be required to work varying schedules to reflect the business needs of the hotel. Work schedules will include working on holidays, weekends and alternate shifts.
Must have a valid current Food Handlers Card or willingness and ability to obtain one within 30 days of employment.
Must know all applicable health standards.
Must maintain a clean appearance and professional demeanor.
HOTEL DROVER OFFERS A COMPREHENSIVE BENEFITS PACKAGE INCLUDING:

Personal and professional growth opportunities
Workplace culture with heart and soul
Wellbeing benefits for you and your family
Paid time off
Career experience of a lifetime
OUR CORE VALUES:

Hit the Mark, Every Time
Blaze New Trails
Spark Warmth
Be Intentional
Honor All
Do Right
Stay Curious

Application Instructions:

Apply at: https://phh.tbe.taleo.net/phh04/ats/careers/requisition.jsp?org=SILVERTONCASINO&cws=53&rid=2282
or email Melissa Wagner at melissa.wagner@hoteldrover.com with subject line: Culinary School of Fort Worth student regarding job openings.

Cook/Kitchen Help
Happy Armadillo
1701 Everman Pkwy, Fort Worth Tx 76140
United States
Job Description:

We need help in our kitchen, we are mostly a pizza kitchen with several other items as well. We make unique pizzas and invite creativity. We have multiple openings for full or part time help.

Application Instructions:

Call, email,or drop by 1-4pm

(817) 293-1402

1701 Everman Parkway
Ft Worth

Yaxxum@gmail.com

Line Cook/ Prep Cook/ Kitchen Helper
Creative Cuisines Catering
Fort Worth, TEXAS 76137
United States
Job Description:

We are immediately hiring for 2 positions for a fast-growing meal prepping/catering company here in Fort Worth. If you have Line Cooking or Commercial Kitchen experience and are open to new opportunities, we want to connect with you! If you are also looking to gain experience you are encouraged to apply.

Line Cook Responsibilities
• Prepare basic components of each dish on our weekly menu using our proven recipes
• Properly and safely operate a grill, oven, or fryer
• Utilize our serving portion sizes and all basic meal prep procedures provided in the kitchen
• Ensure that the kitchen, all food prep areas, and all food storage areas meet kitchen cleaning standards

Job Duties:
• Reliable and timely with hours provided
• Prepare all food items as directed in a sanitary and timely manner
• Follow recipes and presentation specifications
• Neatly package cooked meals in meal prep containers
• Operate standard kitchen equipment safety and efficiently
• Lift up to 50lbs (pots, pans, kitchen equipment; etc.)
• Clean and maintain station in practicing good safety and sanitation
• Assist with the cleaning and organization of kitchen and equipment
• Restock items as needed throughout the shift
• Adhere to all sanitation and food production codes

This job is great for those:
• Already working, but are flexible to work
• Want to be the first to see new opportunities
• Seeking on-demand hours
If you are looking for part time work, have a current Food Handlers Certification and want to be part of a growing company, we have the position for you.
Job Types: Part-time, Temporary
Salary: $12.00 /hour

Experience:
• Catering: 0 years (Prefer experience but not required)
• line cook: 0 years (Prefer experience but not required)

License:
• Food handler certificate (Required)

Work Location:
• Flexible schedule
Tuesday and Fridays are our meal prepping days.
• 3789 N Beach St, Fort Worth, TX 76137

Pay Frequency:
• Weekly (Digital Transfer)

Creative Cuisines Describes Its Culture as:
• Innovative and risk-taking
• Team-oriented - cooperative and collaborative
• Fast paced and fun

This Job Is:
• Open to applicants under 18 years old, provided it is legally allowed for the job and location with reliable transportation

Schedule:
• Tuesday & Friday
• Weekends Occasionally
• Day shift

Company's website:
• https://www.creativecuisinescatering.com/
Company's Facebook page: Creative Cuisines Catering
Company's Instagram page: Creative Cuisines Catering (@creativecuisinescatering)

Contact:
• Email – creativecuisines@outlook.com
• Phone – (713)540-1984

Application Instructions:

Contact us by email or phone to inquire about positions.
• Email – creativecuisines@outlook.com
• Phone – (713)540-1984

Baker
Lone Star Park
Grand Prairie, TX 75050
United States
Job Description:

Essential Job Functions:

• Prepares, produces, and bakes breakfast pastries, breads, rolls, and some desserts.
• Develops new products for a la carte or menus on a rotating basis.
• Decorates baked goods, such as cream pies, using a pastry bag.
• Sets time and speed controls for mixing machines, or blending machines, so that ingredients will be mixed or cooked according to instructions.
• Measures or weigh flour or other ingredients to prepare batters, doughs, fillings, or whipped cream, using scales or graduated containers.
• Prepare garnishes as needed for baked goods.
• Maintains adequate supply of all prepared products on hand and ensures the proper storage and refrigeration.
• Keeps spoilage/waste to a minimum by ordering and utilizing proper quantities and rotating products.
• Lines up baked products in mobile carts according to the needs of the particular outlet or function.
• Utilizes any and all leftovers into usable products.
• Cleans, breaks down, and puts away all baking equipment including: ovens, mixers, proofer, floors, freezer, and refrigerators.
• Other duties as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications:

Education:

• Associate’s degree or equivalent from two-year college/technical

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

• Previous experience in controlling food and labor cost, cooking demonstrations, menu development and pricing, and development of culinary team. Culinary degree preferred.
• Knowledge of a variety of foods, equipment, and cooking techniques.
• Possess strong organization and leaderships skills with a focus on meeting customer needs.
• Basic math.
• Ability to motivate and supervise food service personnel.
• Ability to maintain records and complete reports as required.
• Excellent written and oral communication skills required, including problem-solving and conflict resolution.
• Ability to interact positively with employees and the general public.
• Ability to plan ahead to ensure that resources are effectively and economically allocated.
• Ability to use good judgment, including grasping and assessing the facts of a situation and draw correct conclusions. Ability to prioritize time so that work is accomplished on a dependable basis; is reliable and committed to meeting schedules and deadlines.
• Ability to select and develop staff to meet accepted standards and departmental objectives.
• Ability to demonstrate initiative, including being proactive and resourceful, working independently with minimum supervision
• Ability to think constructively and search for ways to improve processes.
• Ability to win confidence and gain respect through consistent demonstrations of personal courtesy, tact and timely responsiveness.
• Ability to recognize the need to coordinate effort; be reliable in following through on requests and commitments.
• Ability to foster an environment that nurtures collaboration, teamwork and mutual respect.
• Ability to prioritize, multi task and be flexible.
• Ability to work as part of a team; work with interruptions; and work with detailed information/data.
• Previous managerial/supervisory experience in food service administration preferred.
• Computer skills such as word processing and/or spreadsheets helpful.
Training and Experience:

• 3 – 5 years related experience and/or training; or combination.

Licenses/Certifications/Other:

• Must be able to pass a background check and receive a license or permit from any Regulatory Agency if applicable to perform the essential job functions
• Serve-safe certified

Application Instructions:

Interested parties may apply online at https://www.paycomonline.net/v4/ats/web.php/jobs/ViewJobDetails?job=32543&clientkey=E4F6D5AD0FB0818C58D40ACCC9BE770A

Line Cook
Lone Star Park
Grand Prairie, TX 75050
United States
Job Description:

Lone Star Park is seeking several line cooks to fill positions through the holiday season.

Application Instructions:

Interested parties my apply online at Lonestarpark.com/careers

Apply for Cold Line Cook, Hot Line Cook, or Line Cook today!

Assistant Sous Chef
Lone Star Park
Oklahoma City, OK 73105
United States
Job Description:

Essential Job Functions:

• Coordinates daily kitchen activities with Grandstand Kitchen Manager.
• Estimates food consumption, and requisitions or purchases food products as needed.
• Receives and examines food products and supplies to ensure quality and quantity meet established standards and specifications.
• Selects and develops recipes based on type of food to be prepared for the Grandstand Restaurants. Applies personal knowledge and experience in food preparation as directed by Grandstand Kitchen Manager.
• Cooks or otherwise prepares food according to recipe.
• Instruct cooks and other workers in the preparation, cooking, garnishing, and presentation of food.
• Portions cooked foods and/or gives instructions to employees as to size of portions and methods of garnishing.
• Performs inventory counts and verifies supplies needed for ordering purposes.
• Responsible for organization and cleanliness of all areas and aspects of kitchens. Responsible for organization, cleanliness, and receiving of all food storage areas; including proper rotation of all ingredients to prevent waste.
• Adheres to and enforces organizational policies, procedures, and quality service standards, including uniforms, enforcement of sanitary practices for food handling, general cleanliness, and maintenance of Grandstand kitchen areas.
• Hires, trains and develops staff to meet accepted standards and departmental objectives.
• Assigns work schedules to ensure proper staffing levels are relative to current and projected business trends; monitors utilization of personnel and workflow to maximize productivity and reduce labor costs and expenses.
• Evaluates and assists in documenting employee performance, disciplinary actions, and other employee matters.
• Investigates and resolves employee complaints; initiates or makes recommendations for personnel actions as appropriate.
• Communicates with staff daily (or as often as needed) to address concerns related to the Grandstand kitchen, current or upcoming events, company-related news and information, and matters of policy or procedure.
• Assists in recognizing and rewarding exceptional performance or efforts.
• Maintains confidentiality of all company- and employee-related information.
• Conducts and/or monitors employee job safety training, including fire prevention, worksite safety, and hazard communication. Implements safety policies and procedures in accordance with company standards and state/federal rules and regulations.
• Ensures all on-the-job injuries are reported and investigated timely (where applicable) in accordance with company policy and procedures. Inspects areas of responsibility to detect existing or potential safety hazards and recommends or executes preventative measures.
• Attends departmental staff meetings as scheduled.
• Interacts with personnel and the general public in a professional, ethical manner.
• Attends all emergency preparedness, safety, and other company-mandated training as assigned. Disseminates information and assignments as needed.
• Contributes to a positive work environment by participating in company and/or employee events and activities.
• Works hours necessary to insure customer satisfaction, which may include long hours and/or remaining on-call for problem solving purposes. Assists in executing special events as needed.
• Maintains first aid station supply and ensures log of items dispensed is completed.
• Performs other duties as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications:

Education:

• Associate’s degree or equivalent from two-year college/technical

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

• Previous experience in controlling food and labor cost, cooking demonstrations, menu development and pricing, and development of culinary team. Culinary degree preferred.
• Knowledge of a variety of foods, equipment, and cooking techniques.
• Possess strong organization and leaderships skills with a focus on meeting customer needs.
• Basic math.
• Ability to motivate and supervise food service personnel.
• Ability to maintain records and complete reports as required.
• Excellent written and oral communication skills required, including problem-solving and conflict resolution.
• Ability to interact positively with employees and the general public.
• Ability to plan ahead to ensure that resources are effectively and economically allocated.
• Ability to use good judgment, including grasping and assessing the facts of a situation and draw correct conclusions. Ability to prioritize time so that work is accomplished on a dependable basis; is reliable and committed to meeting schedules and deadlines.
• Ability to select and develop staff to meet accepted standards and departmental objectives.
• Ability to demonstrate initiative, including being proactive and resourceful, working independently with minimum supervision
• Ability to think constructively and search for ways to improve processes.
• Ability to win confidence and gain respect through consistent demonstrations of personal courtesy, tact and timely responsiveness.
• Ability to recognize the need to coordinate effort; be reliable in following through on requests and commitments.
• Ability to foster an environment that nurtures collaboration, teamwork and mutual respect.
• Ability to prioritize, multi task and be flexible.
• Ability to work as part of a team; work with interruptions; and work with detailed information/data.
• Previous managerial/supervisory experience in food service administration preferred.
• Computer skills such as word processing and/or spreadsheets.

Training and Experience:

• 6 – 8 years related experience and/or training; or combination.

Licenses/Certifications/Other:

• Must be able to pass a background check and receive a license or permit from any Regulatory Agency if applicable to perform the essential job functions
• Serve-safe certified

Application Instructions:

Interested applicants may apply online at https://www.paycomonline.net/v4/ats/web.php/jobs/ViewJobDetails?job=32880&clientkey=E4F6D5AD0FB0818C58D40ACCC9BE770A

Cook
Westin Hotel DFW
Irving Tx, tx 75063
United States
Job Description:

Looking for 3 Banquet Cooks for a Hotel
This is for an event coming up on Monday 13 Tuesday 14 & Wednesday 15 Morning shift
once I have spoken with you I can go over More details the pay is $14.00hr

Application Instructions:

Will need to apply at 4200 South Freeway Fort Worth Tx 76105
job is located in Irving Tx

Cook
Taste Of Europe
Arlington, Texas 76013
United States
Job Description:

Line Cook, Prep Cook

Application Instructions:

Email a copy of a Resume to Tasteofeuropetexas@gmail.com

Line cook
Clay pigeon
Fort Worth, Tx 76107
United States
Job Description:

Looking to add to our team at clay pigeon. Currently looking for a full time and part time line cook position. No experience necessary, will train. Looking for someone who is hungry to learn as we are expanding our kitchen.

Health care is provided
Closed Sundays and mondays
PM shifts only
Family meals provided every Saturday

Application Instructions:

Contact me at kopplin.marcus@gmail.com
Or come by the restaurant any day before 5pm

Personal Chef
Cheffaire
Dallas, TX 75215
United States
Job Description:

Take control of your future when you become a personal chef! Cheffaire is a meal experience marketplace that connects personal chefs and those who love to cook with foodies who love to eat!

As a personal chef, you’ll choose each meal experience you work on. You’ll have complete control over when and where you work, as well as what you cook! This platform is perfect for creative culinary artists that don’t want to work the grueling hours in a traditional kitchen, without the pressure of management, and without the drama and stress of the rest of the staff.

Cheffaire’s team will help guide and coach you how to best use our marketplace to create amazing experiences for each of our foodie users, or how to supplement your income if you only want to perform a few times a month outside of your normal kitchen hours! This is the perfect platform to launch your own business and restaurant concept with none of the overhead. The only startup costs are your knives and other kitchen tools!

Application Instructions:

Please send your resume to:
Nick@cheffaire.com

Food Vendor Concessionaire
Smackin Mac LLC
Fort Worth, TX 76137
United States
Job Description:

Smackin Mac sells a variety of delicious Macaroni and Cheese bowls at festivals throughout the year! We recently won best food vendor at the North Texas Rodeo and Fair and now our business is growing; so we’re hiring! We are moving into a food booth at Six Flags in Arlington for Fright Fest! We need food vendor concession workers starting September 11th - October 31st. We also need people to help work our tent at a few other festivals in Texas on the following dates: Weatherford(Oct. 9th) Benbrook(October 2nd), and Southlake Octoberfest(Oct.15th, 16th, and 17th).

Concession Stand Worker duties/requirements:

- Takes guests' food orders, prepares/wraps food items and dispenses beverages. Each person will be assigned specific tasks with the ability to rotate duties.
- Fast paced front line work.
- Cleans and maintains service areas including restocking of necessary items.
- Ability to work outdoors in a 10 x 10 or 10 x 20 tent/booth during hot days or
10x15 concession booth at Six Flags.
- Great customer service skills.
- Willingness to learn.
- Must have Food Handler Certification; if not we will pay for you to get one before the event starts.
-May assist with setup and breakdown but not required.
- Must pass Six Flags Background check and send completed form to Six Flags ASAP. For festivals we have coming up we do not require an application just phone interview and resume if you have experience.

Event details:
- Six Flags Fright Fest
- Dates:September 11th - October 31st (Most Thursdays(6:00 PM - 11:00 PM , Fridays 6:00 PM - 11:00 PM Saturday 12:00 PM - 10:00 PM and Sundays 12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
- Festivals:
Non-profit fundraiser for Grand Prairie Police Department September 19th 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Benbrook Heritage Festival October 2nd 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Weatherford:
Monster Bash
October 9th 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Heritage Park Amphitheater

Southlake:
Octoberfest October 15th - 17th Friday, 4:00 PM - 11:00 PM, Saturday 10:00 AM - 11:00 PM and Sunday, 12:00 PM - 8:00 PM.

This is an Independent Contractor position so you must complete a 1099 form and square payroll is used to pay you at the end of each shift!

If you ever wanted to work at festivals, amusement parks, or on a food truck this is a great learning experience! You'll have the opportunity to learn how to run a small business in a fast paced environment. Willing to train and experience is preferred but not necessary.

Application Instructions:

Please send a PM or email me at smackinmacfw@gmail.com or text/call me at
(682) 263-8748 if you’re interested. Please leave a voice message if I do not pick up. Thank you!

Chef
Montgomery Properties Ranch
Jacksboro, Tx 76458
United States
Job Description:

Description of Operations
—Montgomery Properties Ranch (MPR) Is a working Cattle And Commercial Hunting Operation.
—Located approximately 80 miles NW of Fort Worth, Texas.
—MPR operates on a year-round schedule with seasonal busier times. This job would be based on an as needed schedule.
— MPR will entertain from 5-20 clients per group, staying 2 to 4 days. As well as several ranch events throughout the year.

Position
—Ranch Chef
—Semi-Full rime

Responsibilities
—Grocery shop for ingredients necessary to carry out menus as planned.
—Preparing and serving three meals a day.
—Maintain all kitchen and entertainment areas cleanliness and sanitation (to include equipment /dining areas).
—Be proficient in outdoor grilling and smoking.
—Work with MPR to follow and develop menus and recipes to enhance the dining experience for all MPR clients.

Qualifications
—Have friendly and outgoing personality and the ability to deal with a variety of personalities.
—Must have a positive attitude and be client hospitality oriented.
—Have a strong work ethic—willing to work the schedule and hours necessary to better serve the clients.
—Knowledge and skills to prepare meals for groups.
—Must pass background check.

Compensation
—Base salary and gratuities earned.
—Lodging provided on the ranch.

Application Instructions:

Email your resume to:
Dmontgomery@burmont.com or call
Don Montgomery @ 817-996-2959

Head Chef
Lone Star Mansion
629 John Charles, TX Burleson
United States
Job Description:

Design menus that enhance customers’ culinary experience while keeping up high quality.
Submit cost proposals for menu items.
Provide feedback regarding the food quality of large bulk purchases.
Ensure that all food preparation is in accordance with regulatory guidelines.
Design standardized food presentation guidelines for each dish.
Monitor inventory levels of commonly used items.
Look for ways to reduce spoilage of infrequently used items.
Hire, train, and mange staff about proper kitchen sanitization methods.

Application Instructions:

Give us a call, submit your resume and ideas and lets talk!

Chef - Kitchen Manager
Rusty Axe Brewing Company, LLC
Lufkin, TX 75901
United States
Job Description:

Chef - Kitchen Manager

Qualifications
• High school or equivalent (Preferred)
• Cooking: 3 year (Preferred)
• Management: 1 year (Preferred)

Full Job Description
Chef/Kitchen Manager
The Chef/Kitchen Manager is responsible for the success and daily operations of the kitchen at Rusty Axe Brewing Company serving our guests and the community, specializing in Gourmet Comfort food to provide a relaxed, festive, and elegant experience. This position inspires creativity, motivation, efficiency and teamwork.
Key Objectives / Responsibilities:
• Prepare, cook, and execute for all menus for daily, catering and special events.
• Develop new and special menu options for seasonal changes, guest demand, and special events.
• Direct and set standards for training for all kitchen operations, inclusive of food preparation, cooking, timing, plating, storage, ordering, costing and cleaning.
• Manage the kitchen to ensure that all tasks are carried out safely and efficiently.
• Recruit, train, and evaluate new kitchen employees to meet restaurant and kitchen standards.
• Develop the weekly schedules and manage labor within set company guidelines.
• Ensure all kitchen and wait staff adhere to food and beverage safety, hygiene and sanitation regulations to maintain clean and sanitary workspaces.
• Responsible for weekly orders and monitoring inventory control and waste. Maintain FIFO dated storage and coolers and accurate inventories prior to every order.
• Resolve guest issues and concerns immediately and personally.
• Maintain and develop the maintenance and ordering for new equipment and supplies with the General Manager and Maintenance Team.
• Provide support to kitchen employees with various tasks including line cooking, food preparation, and dish plating adhering to set standards.
• Work with the General Manager to develop a yearly budget.
Job Type: Full-time
Benefits:
• Waiting period may apply
• Employee discounts – one free meal and beer per shift, 40% off food when off shift, 25% off beer, wine and merchandise when off shift.
• Health insurance - Only full-time employees eligible
Schedule:
• 10 hour shift
• Day & Night shifts – as deemed where needed
• Weekends
Job Duties:
• Prepare all food items as directed in a sanitary and timely manner
• Follow recipes and presentation specifications
• Operate standard kitchen equipment safety and efficiently
• Clean and maintain station in practicing good safety and sanitation
• Assist with the cleaning and organization of kitchen and equipment
• Restock items as needed throughout the shift
• Adhere to all sanitation and food production codes
Uniform:
• Employer-supplied gloves
• Employer-supplied uniform shirts and hats
• Employee-supplied uniform pants
This Job Is Ideal for Someone Who Is:
• Dependable -- more reliable than spontaneous
• People-oriented -- enjoys interacting with people and working on group projects
• Adaptable/flexible -- enjoys doing work that requires frequent shifts in direction
• Detail-oriented -- would rather focus on the details of work than the bigger picture
• Achievement-oriented -- enjoys taking on challenges, even if they might fail
• High stress tolerance -- thrives in a high-pressure environment
This Job Is:
• A job for which military experienced candidates are encouraged to apply
• A good fit for applicants with gaps in their resume, or who have been out of the workforce for the past 6 months or more
• Open to applicants who do not have a college diploma
At Rusty Axe Brewing Company we have a fun culture with flexible work schedules, discounts in our brewpub/restaurant, friendly competitions, recognition, formal training, and growth opportunities. Our Brewpub employees are paid bi-monthly!
We offer a rewards package after 30 days of employment to Restaurant Managers that meet our benefit eligibility requirements. The rewards package includes, but is not limited to, the following:

• Paid Vacation, Parental, Donor, and Bereavement
• Short-Term and Long-Term Disability
• Identity Theft Protection
• Many opportunities to support your community
• Annual holiday bonus
We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to providing equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, gender, gender identity, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, citizenship, national origin, or any other legally-protected status. We encourage and welcome all applicants to apply.

Application Instructions:

We are building our Brewery/Restaurant now, with the anticipation of opening in May or June of 2022. We would like to bring our Chef on board in March or April of 2022, so as to be fully versed as to what our plan and ideas are, to help create our creative menu and to help train other employees.

Any candidate accepted must be willing to relocate to Lufkin, TX. Lufkin is the regional hub for several surrounding counties, with a population of 35,000, but a daytime population of 100,000. We are to be the official restaurant supplying meals to all visiting celebrities, musicians, actors and showmen preforming at both of our live performance theatres. Our brewpub will have live entertainment every Friday & Saturday nights, as well as participating in any and all area festivals and special events (Oktoberfest, St. Patrick's Day, New Years Eve, and many more). Restaurant-wise, Lufkin has a shortage of finer dining establishments. In fact, most everything here is all deep fried, Mexican or Cajun, and not so healthy. So our goal is to be everything that the others are not. To give the guests an experience more like that they would find in say Dallas or Houston in a nicer establishment, but still have plenty of menu items that are affordable to the average Joe.

If you are interested in applying, please email me your resume and cover letter, including all contact information, and we will be in contact with you.

Thank you, Trey Allen - Owner/Head Brewer/GM
Rusty Axe Brewing Company, LLC
113 N. 1st St., Lufkin, TX 75901
(316) 841-9327
trey@rustyaxebrewing.com
www.rustyaxebrewing.com
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Culinary Specialist/Supervisor
Cowtown Clubhouse
415 May Street, Fort Worth, Texas 76104
United States
Job Description:

Though a working as a supervisor, this position is more actually described as working alongside while instructing members of the Clubhouse how to develop lunch menus, purchase and prepare food within the framework of a designated budget.

Specific requirements:

Menu planning
within budget
with members
with emphasis on healthy eating

Grocery shopping
prepare list
take members to purchase food*
discuss fresh, canned, frozen and budget options

Keep kitchen stocked with appropriate essentials
Demonstrate cooking skills
Oversee members meal preparation
Oversee collection and washing of prep utinsels, pots and pans
Keep kitchen clean and organized with the assistance of members
Maintain kitchen safety and sanitary protocols

* optional

Application Instructions:

Send Isabel Stack an email with resume and a brief explanation of why you are interested in this position.

Thank you!

PT Line Cook
Texas Rangers golf Club
Arlington, Texas 76011
United States
Job Description:

This position is located at Home Plate, located at Texas Rangers Golf Club. This position requires: Must be 18 years of age or older and must have or be able to obtain a valid Food Handlers Permit. THIS POSITION IS SUBJECT TO PRE-EMPLOYMENT DRUG/ALCOHOL SCREENING, PHYSICAL AND CRIMINAL BACKGROUND CHECK. Ability to assist Restaurant/Assistant Restaurant Manager/Chef in cooking and preparation of food; ability to supervise kitchen personnel under the direction of the Restaurant Manager/Chef; ability to ensure food items are prepared according to standards of quality, consistency and time lines; ability to receive and fulfill food orders using a restaurant point-of-sale system; ability to answer questions about cooking methods, menu items and specials; ability to purchase various food products as directed by Restaurant Manager/Chef, order and receive deliveries, and restock supplies as necessary; ability to maintain sanitation procedures and organization of work area, ability to maintain cleanliness of back-of-the-house area. Applications will be kept on file for only 45 days.

Application Instructions:

Please email resume to Benjamin.Johnson@arlintontx.gov

Cook--Hiring Bonus Offered of $400.00
Dallas Park West Hotel
1590 Lyndon B. Johnson, TEXAS 75234
United States
Job Description:

The Cook is responsible for preparing all food items, based on standardized recipes, for the Restaurants,
Room Service, Employee Cafeteria, and Banquets, while maintaining the highest standards to produce an
appealing and appetizing product. He/she is also responsible for ensuring the cleanliness, sanitation and
safety in the kitchen and work areas while minimizing waste and maximizing cost/production ratio.

Position Qualifications and Requirements:
Education & Experience:
• High school diploma or GED Certification is preferred, and/or equivalent work experience.
• Certification/permits in food sanitation, food handling required.
• Certification as required by franchise required.

Physical Demands:
• Long hours sometimes required, including nights and weekends.
• Medium Work - Exerting up to 50 pounds of force occasionally, and/or 20 pounds of force frequently or constantly to lift, carry, push, pull, or otherwise move objects.
• Ability to stand during entire shift.
• Must be able to withstand extreme variance to hot and cold temperatures.

Required Competencies
• Must be able to convey information and ideas clearly, both oral and written.
• Must work well in stressful, high-pressure situations.
• Must be able to evaluate and select among alternative courses of action quickly and accurately.
• Must be effective in handling problems in the workplace, including anticipating, preventing, identifying and solving problems as necessary.
• Must be effective at listening to, understanding and clarifying concerns and issues raised by team members and guests.
• Must have the ability to assimilate complex information, data, etc. from disparate sources and consider adjust or modify to meet the constraints of a particular need.
• Must be able to prioritize departmental functions to meet due dates and deadlines.
• Must be able to work with and understand financial information and data, and basic arithmetic function.

Responsibilities that may include any and all of the following:
• Approach all encounters with guests and team members in a friendly, service-oriented manner.
• Maintain regular attendance in compliance with Prism standards, as required by scheduling, which will vary according to the needs of the hotel.
• Maintain high standards of personal appearance and grooming, which includes a clean, pressed uniform and correct nametag when working.
• Comply at all times with Prism standards and regulations to encourage safe and efficient hotel operations.
• Must, at all times, be attentive, friendly, helpful and courteous to all guests, managers, and other team members.
• Prepare meals in accordance with the portion and quality standards specified in recipes or as otherwise designated by the supervisor; controls food usage to minimize waste.

Duties and Job Functions cont’d:
• Prepare the next day’s work on a daily basis according to prep schedule.
• Advise supervisor of low inventory items; assist in receiving items and taking inventory as required.
• Maintain sanitation and cleanliness standards in the kitchen area that meet or exceed the state and local Health Board inspection and franchise requirements.
• Report all unsafe or malfunctioning equipment to supervisor.
• Assist in dishwashing or other kitchen duties as needed.
• Respond quickly to guest requests in a friendly manner. Follow up to ensure guest satisfaction.
• Have thorough knowledge of menus and the preparation of items as required according to hotel standards.
• Prepare food of consistent quality following recipe cards to ensure portion control and consistency.
• Complete necessary food and station preparation prior to the opening of the kitchen in order to ensure that guests are served promptly and efficiently during the restaurant and Room Service operating hours.
• Prepare and display buffet food items according to the hotel standards and with an eye for detail.
• Proficiency in the following cooking techniques: charbroiling, poaching, deep-frying, sauté, and braising, roasting, par-cooking.
• Recognize quality standards in fresh vegetables, fish, dairy, and meat products. Inform management of any sub-standard product prior to accepting delivery.
• Knowledge of herbs and spices and proper use of same.
• Maintain clean and sanitary environment with knowledge of proper handling, storage, and sanitation.
• Prepare food for Banquets, as required, following specifications on Banquet Event Orders.
• Breakdown buffets and kitchen line, storing food and equipment properly at the end of each meal period.
• Know the location and operation of all fire extinguishing equipment and be familiar with hotel’s emergency procedures.
• Practice safe work habits, including “clean as you go” at all times to avoid possible injury to self or other team members.
• Keep all equipment assigned in good working order (i.e., knives, thermometer, etc).
• Use Production Charts as specified by hotel’s standards.
• Date all food containers and rotate as per the company SOP and FIFO method.
• Cook orders as per chit from server. Handle any special requests of guests in a positive manner.
• Start food items that are prepared ahead of time, making sure not to prepare over estimated needs.
• Properly portion all items on your assigned station.
• Control food waste, loss and usage per standard. Assist in setting up plans and actions to correct any food cost problems.
• Check pars for shift use and determine necessary preparation, freezer pull and line set up. Note any out-of stock items or possible shortages. Assist in keeping buffet stocked.
• Perform periodic temperature checks on food that is held on the line, both cold and hot, per standard. Record temperatures accurately and adjust as needed.
• Perform other duties as requested by management.
• Attend all training/meetings as required by management.

Application Instructions:

Please send resume to marie.vazquez@prismhotels.com

Cooks
Invasion
Dallas, Texas 75246
United States
Job Description:

Invasions is a restaurant serving fast, gourmet, made from scratch food. They have an award winning menu and the best vibes. Currently looking for someone willing to learn and grow within an amazing company.

Duties include:

Someone able to work sautee and/or fry stations.
Show flexibility in terms of schedule and fill in as needed to ensure the smooth and efficient operation of the restaurant, as directed by Leadership.
Maintain a high level of personal cleanliness.
Be a team player and support fellow team members at every opportunity.
Other duties may be assigned as the need arises.
Must be at least 18 years of age.

Application Instructions:

Please call at 214-272-8312 or email hello@eatinvasions.com for any interest or referrals.

Gummy Maker
DEV Nutraproducts
Grapevine, TX 76051-7638
United States
Job Description:

We are a small, but aggressively expanding nutraceutical company in Grapevine, TX in need of ambitious and energetic employees ready to learn and adapt to our everchanging, dynamic work environment. The demand for our Gummy products has extended beyond our production capacity and we need people to help us grow.
Ideal candidate for this position would a multi-talented, adaptable, and eager to learn. The job tasks will run the full gamut of simple unskilled labor, quality control, packaging, sorting, and labeling with plenty of opportunity to graduate to positions in our food production line and research and development of new products and flavors.
This is an opportunity to get in on the ground floor and to shape a position with a company that is poised to make substantial growth within the next 18-24 months.
Pay rate will start between $13-$18 with potential for significant pay increases after 60 days depending on performance.
We want to reward the right person.
A love for food and culinary arts is a huge bonus. We want you to love the craft of making our products better every day.

Application Instructions:

Send Resume and References to:
Chris@DevMfg.com
for consideration along with a brief explanation of your background,
career aspirations, current schedule considerations, income needs
and any questions regarding the specifics of the positions available.

Cook/food prep
Joy Thai Kitchen
260 N. Coit Rd suite 110, Texas 75071 McKinney
United States
Job Description:

Cut food/cook with WOK or we can train. Basic food prep/ dish wash/ clean.

Application Instructions:

Call for an onsite interview.

Fry Cook
Flavors Wings N Daiquiris
Arlington, Texas 76017
United States
Job Description:

Must be age 18 and older. Must be willing to work evenings and weekends
Set up workstations with all needed ingredients and cooking equipment
Prepare ingredients to use in cooking (chopping and peeling vegetables, cutting/prepping meat etc.)
Cook food using fryers, grillers, or various utensils
Check food while cooking; monitor timers and temperatures
Follow company recipes/formulas for all orders; Ensure great presentation of orders
Prepare orders in a timely manner in the order that they are received from cashier/waitstaff
Following all relevant health department rules and regulations
Observing the principles of safe food handling and service; Check quality of ingredients
Keep a sanitized and orderly environment in the kitchen; Follow all company COVID protocols.
Ensure all food and other items are stored properly with correct dates and temperatures.
Monitor stock and place orders when there are shortages; notify manager owner when ordering is needed
Restock and replenish food inventory and supplies

Application Instructions:

Please apply in person during business hours at:
Flavors Wings N Daiquiris
5005 S. Cooper St #175
Arlington, TX 76017

*** Interviews are usually conducted on the same day that a candidate applies.

Part-Time Chef at Grapevine Event Center
D.L. Rogers Corp.
Grapevine, TX 76051
United States
Job Description:

D.L. Rogers Corp. (DLR, www.dlrogers.com) is a SONIC Drive-In franchisee, currently with more than 240 Drive-Ins located in nine states and with their franchise headquarters based in Grapevine, TX. DLR recently opened an event center blocks away from their office and is seeking a part-time chef to cook at events held throughout the year. DLR hosts numerous events – like small group meetings and corporate celebratory events – at the event center, which has a modern, full-scale kitchen with all the amenities. We are seeking a talented professional with the skills to cook breakfast, lunch, dinner, or a combination of all during these pre-planned activities. A calendar of events and what meals are needed will be provided well in advance so you can plan accordingly. This is a great opportunity for someone looking to experiment with their cooking skills all while working in a private space with a company that understands what providing great food is all about.

Application Instructions:

Email Rebecca Swink at rswink@dlrogers.com. Send resume along with any days, times, or specific dates that do NOT work for you.

Cook or head cook
Each & Everyone Foundation/Beneventi’s Italian
Mingus, TX 76463
United States
Job Description:

Our Foundation has a vocational on the job training setting for adults with intellectual disabilities. We are located one hour west of Fort Worth. We operate an Italian restaurant and in need of a cook on a daily basis who is willing to assist in the training of our participants. Currently, we are only open for lunch, Tues-Saturdays from 11am to 2pm. We are winners of Lowe’s 100 Hometown Revitalization grant, which means we are finishing out our property amenities which will allow us to operate as a music/wedding/event venue. The position is available immediately.

Application Instructions:

Please email jan@4eeo.org to discuss.

Prep Cook / Line Server
SAGE Dining Services
Argyle, Texas 76226
United States
Job Description:

Qualifications:
• Prior cooking experience preferred, but not required• Ability to read and write in English, use simple math, follow and give oral and written instructions• Ability to execute recipes in detail• Ability to set guest tables with uniform formal place settings• Ability to properly set up a buffet or serving station• Knowledge of room configurations, linen sizes, and draping• ServSafe® certification, or its equivalent

Responsibilities:
• Preparing assigned menu items in strict accordance with SAGE Recipes• Appropriately garnishing every pan and buffet line, including appropriate serving utensils, signs, and sign holders• Cleaning, restocking, and replenishing serving lines and stations to ensure our customers enjoy an exquisite dining experience• Promptly alerting management of any problems, shortages, or product replacement needs • Prepping assigned menu items for the following day’s production• Setting up and breaking down hot and cold food stations and preparation areas• Cleaning all work areas and customer service areas on an on-going basis• Assisting cleaning and maintaining the dining hall, including wiping tables, chairs, serving areas, beverage stations, sneeze guards, windows and doors, and sweeping and mopping floors• Using proper food handling, storage, and sanitation techniques at all times (HACCP)• Strictly adhering to SAGE’s safety and allergy prevention policies

Application Instructions:

You can apply online at sagedining.com. Click on People then careers in the drop down box. You can search career opportunities by position or zip code.

Cook
SAGE Dining Services
Argyle, Texas 76226
United States
Job Description:

Qualifications:
• Prior cooking experience preferred, but not required• Ability to set up a serving/action station• Culinary degree preferred, but not required• Ability to read and write in English, use simple math, follow, and give oral and written instructions• Ability to execute recipes in detail• ServSafe® certification, or its equivalent

Responsibilities:
Preparing assigned menu items in strict accordance with SAGE Recipes• Promptly alerting management of any problems, shortages, or product replacement needs • Setting up and breaking down the Cook’s station(s), including cleaning refrigerators and the Cook’s line throughout the day• Cleaning all work areas, equipment, and customer service areas on an on-going basis• Using proper food handling, storage, and sanitation techniques at all times (HACCP)• Strictly adhering to SAGE’s safety and allergy prevention policies

Application Instructions:

You can apply online at sagedining.com. Click on People then careers in the drop-down box. You can search career opportunities by position or zip code.