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Legends Hospitality Prep Cook in New York, New York

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Prep Cook/Concessions – Circle Line Sightseeing Cruises (New York, NY)

LEGENDS

Founded in 2008, Legends is a premium experiences company with more than 1,500 full-time and 30,000 seasonal team members globally. Legends has six divisions operating worldwide - Global Planning, Global Sales, Hospitality, Global Partnerships, Global Merchandise, and Global Technology Solutions - offering clients and partners a 360-degree service solution platform to elevate their brand and execute their vision. Currently, Legends works with marquee clients across business verticals including professional sports; collegiate; attractions; entertainment; and conventions and leisure. We are the industry leaders in designing, planning, and realizing exceptional experiences in sports and entertainment.

THE VENUE

Legends Hospitality is proud to Partner with Circle Line Cruises, New York’s oldest provider of chartered sightseeing cruises, in delivering a premium hospitality experience to guests. In addition to daily cruises on six sailing vessels throughout the city, Circle Line hosts various special events cruises including a New Year’s Eve and Fourth of July celebration in addition to charters for private parties and events.

THE ROLE

The Prep Cook is responsible for providing quick and efficient service to customers in a variety of duties relating to a fine dining culinary experience and maintaining sanitation standardsResponsiblities:• Follows Executive Chef, Sous Chef or Kitchen Supervisors assignments for opening and closing procedures and food preparation.• Prepare food items by complying with portion size, quality standards, departmental rules, policies and procedures.• Ensures that proper food temperatures are maintained.• Responsible for safety standards, neatness and sanitation of work areas.• Maintain cleanliness of kitchen including shelves, walls, floors and drains.• Participates as a team player with specific responsibilities as related to preparation, excellent service and delivery of product.• Maintain proper sanitation for all dining and cooking utensils and cookware.• Handles and cleans kitchen equipment carefully and safely to prevent damage or injury.• Adhere to company guidelines for appearance and uniform standards.Qualifications:• Ideal candidate will be ServSafe Certified• All applicants must be at least 18 years of age• Professional training through a culinary education or working in a fast-paced high-volume fine dining restaurant/catering facility preferred• Ability to interact with co-workers in order to assure compliance with company service standards• Must have basic knowledge of food and beverage preparations, service standards, guest relations and etiquette• Ability to multi task in a fast paced, team orientated setting• Must be able to read, speak and write in English• Ability to lift and transport food and other items weighing up to 30 pounds, occasionally 50 pounds• Ability to work all events, including: extended hours, nights, weekends, and holidays• Must have sufficient mobility to perform assigned production tasks including: constant reaching, bending, stooping, wiping, pushing, and pulling for extended periods of time• High school diploma or equivalent. Culinary training preferred• Fast Food, short order, ala carte restaurant, pizza and or deli sandwich preparation experience a plus• Must have or obtain NYC Food Protection Certificate

Practice safe work habits, follow all safety policies and procedures and regulations, complete company-wide safety training and any additional job specific safety training.Legends is an Equal Opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, or genetic information.

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