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Cornell University SO-04 Cook, Cornell Dining in Ithaca, New York

Student & Campus Life (SCL) inspires transformation in all Cornell
students on their journey of individual, academic and personal
evolution. Our division is comprised of leading student affairs experts
who support our campus on pressing student life matters including public
service, health, wellness, social justice, residential living, food
services, sports, recreation, career services, and student activities
and organizations including sorority and fraternity life. Our nearly
4,000 staff and student employees who make up SCL embrace the
opportunity to represent the division and strive for excellence as we
shape the Cornell student experience, one interaction at a time.
Cornell University embraces diversity and seeks candidates who will
contribute to a climate that supports students, faculty and staff of all
identities and backgrounds. We strongly encourage individuals from
underrepresented and/or marginalized identities to apply.
As part of SCL, is comprised of more than 30 on-campus eateries,
including multiple all-access dining rooms, cafes, coffee shops, food
courts, retail convenience stores, concessions stands, a restaurant and
catering services. From crafting holiday-themed meals to chef surprises
and dining room special events, the Cornell Dining team of more than 400
skilled culinarians and front-line associates, and 600 student employees
work hard every day to offer a variety of fresh and healthy food from
all over the world. Cornell Dining's mission is a commitment to
Nourishing the Future: both for our guests and for our team. This is
accomplished with a team-oriented and customer-service mindset, and an
emphasis on training, education, professional development and career
path opportunities for our entire organization.

Under general supervision the SO-04 Cook independently prepares and
serves a variety of hot and cold foods for our customers through a
variety of stations and service methods.

Likely daily tasks include:

Interacting directly with customers, and/or work in an open kitchen
environment visible to customers.

Preparing, or assist in preparing, a wide variety of both hot and cold
food items for dining rooms, cafes, coffee houses, etc. Food items may
be prepared in batched quantity or made to-order.

Operating and maintaining a variety of standard and advanced kitchen
equipment

Read, scale and convert recipes to ensure offerings are prepared
according to menu and recipe standards.

Maintaining cleanliness, stock levels and organization of their assigned
stations

Assisting with maintaining portion control that is specified and help
maintain production sheets by recording amounts of food prepared, served
and left over in a standardized service line worksheet

Ensuring that sanitary, HACCP, and NY State Health codes and procedures
are maintained in assigned areas including, but not limited to,
temperatures, safe handling procedures, proper sanitary restraints and
uniforms.

This job posting is for multiple position across Cornell Dining.
Location and schedule assignments will be based on business needs.
Position may require regular evening, weekend, and holiday hours. Daily
tasks, locations and schedules may be subject to change including the
potential for seasonal lay-offs.

A successful SO-04 Cook will be customer-service driven and flexible as
well as demonstrate strong time management and organizational skills.
Additionally, this role will embrace Cornell Dining's Code of
Professionalism and support Cornell Dining's overarching mission.

Required Qualifications:
High school diploma or equivalent and at least 2 years of relevant
experience related to food preparation or an equivalent combination of
experience and education.

Must have knowledge and understanding of food cooking processes,
techniques (e.g. grilling, frying, roasting, sauteing, broiling, baking,
steaming and brazing) and equipment/tools. Basic skills in English
including reading, writing, math and verbal articulation.

Must be able to lift 30 lbs. occasionally and up to 50 lbs. (minimal).
Must be able to reach over your head, stand for long periods of time,
occasional squatting, frequent bending, and conduct repetitive motion,
such as chopping, stirring, and mixing.Must be able to withstand
frequent/continuous exposure to temperature changes and a variety of
environmental and sensory impacts , including but not limited to cold,
heat, steam, smoke, slippery floors, and food waste areas. Must be
comfortable and able to use kitchen equipment such as slicers, fryers,
steamers, ovens, as well as be able to learn the utilization of advanced
cooking equipment as needed.

Must be able to demonstrate proficient knife skills (applicable to the
position) and successfully complete a cooking demonstration as part of
the interview process.

Preferred Qualifications:
Additional education and experience preferred including higher education
food service or production kitchen experience. Knowledge of proper
sanitation and HACCP procedures helpful. ServSafe Certified preferred.

Posting is for multiple positions across Dining. Applications will be
reviewed on a rolling basis beginning May 10, 2021 with a target start
date around August 2, 2021.

No relocation assistance is provided for this position. Visa sponsorship
is not available for this position.

University Job Title:Cook S04
Level:S04
Pay Rate Type:Hourly
Company:
Contact Name:Darren Murphy
Number of Openings:25

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2021-04-05-07:00

EEO Statement: Diversity and Inclusion are a part of Cornell
University’s heritage. We are a recognized employer and educator valuing
AA/EEO, Protected Veterans and Individuals with Disabilities. Cornell
University is an innovative Ivy League university and a great place to
work. Our inclusive community of scholars, students, and staff impart an
uncommon sense of larger purpose, and contribute creative ideas to
further the university's mission of teaching, discovery, and engagement.

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