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

The Opportunity

Delaware North Sportservice is hiring seasonal Line Cooks to join our team at Highmark Stadium in Buffalo, New York.

At Delaware North, we care about our associates’ professional and personal wellbeing. We have a comprehensive benefits program designed to give our associates the comfort, safety, and stability they need to deliver exceptional service to our guests. All associates are eligible for benefits including weekly pay, employee assistance program, training and development, employee discounts, and flexible work schedules. Medical, dental, and vision insurance, 401(k) with company match, paid vacation and holidays, and tuition reimbursement are available for eligible associates.

Responsibilities

  • Prepares food to specifications before and during unit operations.

  • Properly measures and portions all food items. Complies with all portion sizes, quality standards, department rules, policies and procedures.

  • Cooks all food to proper specifications in a timely manner.

  • Utilizes kitchen equipment to prepare food items such as: knives, slicers, whips, pots, pans, warmers, steamers, grills, ovens, etc.

  • Ensures proper food temperatures are maintained and food is stored correctly.

  • Ensures freshness and quality of all menu items.

  • Packages all products to proper specifications.

  • Performs opening, closing and side work duties as instructed and according proper guidelines.

  • Keeps workstation, coolers and equipment clean, organized, sanitized, and sufficiently stocked.

  • Follows and upholds all health codes and sanitation regulations.

  • Sets up and operates kitchen equipment

  • Uses waste control guidelines and records all waste on spoilage sheet.

  • Performs other duties assigned.

Qualifications

  • At least one years' experience as a Prep Cook or Line Cook.

  • Ability to read and understand recipes and food abbreviations.

  • Ability to move rapidly and coordinate multiple orders.

  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment.

  • Attentive and detailed oriented.

  • Capable of following procedures and taking directions.

  • Basic math skills; ability to understand, calculate and follow recipe measurements and proportions.

Physical Requirements

  • Manual dexterity sufficient to chop, mix, blend, whip etc. a variety of foods and liquids.

  • Ability to lift and carry large pans from ovens or freezers, weighing up to 50 lbs.

  • Ability to handle or operate dangerous kitchen equipment

Who We Are

Delaware North has operated concessions, premium dining and retail services at Highmark Stadium since 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. We also manage the retail outlets, including a year-round team store and the permanent and portable stands.

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.

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