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Delaware North Cook, Highmark Stadium in Orchard Park, New York

The Opportunity

Delaware North Sportservice is searching for seasonal Cooks to join our team at Highmark Stadium in Orchard Park, New York. As a Cook, you will partake in important food preparation for guest orders and communicate with serving team members. Join our culinary team that values innovation, teamwork, and the pursuit of culinary excellence.


$17.00 - $18.00 / hour

Information on our comprehensive benefits package can be found at .


We care about our team member’s personal and professional well-being. Delaware North provides a benefits package designed to give you the comfort, safety, and security you need to deliver exceptional experiences for our guests. All team members receive benefits including:

  • Weekly pay

  • Employee assistance program

  • Training and development opportunities

  • Employee discounts

  • Flexible work schedules

Eligible team members may also receive: health, dental, and vision insurance, 401(k) with company match, paid vacation days and holidays, paid parental bonding leave, and tuition and/or professional certification reimbursement.


  • Prepare food to comply with all portion sizes, quality standards, department rules, policies, and procedures, ensuring proper food temperatures are maintained, food is stored correctly, the freshness and quality of all menu items, and packages all products to proper specifications

  • Keep workstation, coolers, and equipment clean, organized, sanitized, and sufficiently stocked

  • Use waste control guidelines and record all waste on the spoilage sheet

  • Perform opening, closing, and side work duties and end-of-day inventory


  • At least 1 year of previous experience in a back-of-the-house food service position

  • Ability to read and comprehend prep sheets and recipes

  • Basic math skills, with the ability to calculate and follow recipe measurements

  • No high school diploma or GED required

Physical Requirements

  • Must be able to lift 50 lbs or more, reach up to seven feet, bend, and squat

  • Standing and walking for the entire length of shift in moderate to high noise levels

  • Manual ability to chop, mix, blend, whip a variety of foods and liquids and operate kitchen equipment

Shift Details

Day shift

Evening shift


12 hour shift

8 hour shift

Evenings as needed

Who We Are

Delaware North operates concessions, and premium dining at Highmark Stadium since dating back to 1992. The 71,870-seat venue is home of the NFL's Buffalo Bills. Our culinary team creates locally and regionally inspired fare for the stadium's concession outlets. Premium dining includes suites and clubs offering in-seat service.

At Delaware North, you’ll love where you work, who you work with, and how your day unfolds. Whether it’s in sporting venues, casinos, airports, national parks, iconic hotels, or premier restaurants, there’s no telling where your career can ultimately take you. We empower you to do great work in a company with 100 years of success, stability and growth. If you have drive and enjoy the thrill of making things happen - share our vision and grow with us.

Delaware North Companies, Incorporated and its subsidiaries consider applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, marital or veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other legally protected status. Delaware North is an equal opportunity employer.