Cook

  • Category
    Hospitality & events - Restaurant Staff
  • Job type
    Temporary/Contract
  • Location
    Kingston, Ontario

Adecco is currently recruiting Cooks for a client in Kingston, ON. These are temporary ongoing positions. To qualify for this Cook position, you must have open availability to work various shifts and be available to work a combination of part-time and full-time hours as per business needs. Successful candidates will have experience working as a cook in a restaurant or industrial kitchen setting, and a passion for providing exceptional service. Our client values providing customers with an uncompromising dining experience and commitment to quality.
Pay Rate: $25.00 per hour.

Why Work for Adecco?

  • Great pay + 4% vacation pay
  • Paid weekly accurate and on time
  • Medical and dental benefits once qualified
  • Strong health and safety programs
  • Flexible shifts
  • Generous referral bonuses
  • Free training programs
Cook Responsibilities:
  • Ensuring ingredients and kitchen supplies maintain required stock levels and documenting supply levels for ordering and inventory purposes
  • Store items received from suppliers appropriately and inspect items for quality
  • Monitor ingredients for quality and best before dates
  • Prepare a variety of meals and dishes including cafeteria style meals and multi-course meals for formal and/or special events
  • Perform food preparation duties such as washing, peeling, and chopping produce
  • Using grill tops, fryers, ovens, stove tops, and other major appliances to prepare meals
  • Portion and plate dishes to be served to customers
  • Test food items for quality and take food temperatures to verify correct temperature
  • Adhering to food safety standards and abiding by all safety guidelines in using relevant kitchen tools and equipment
  • Maintaining a clean and safe work environment by performing sanitation of work surfaces and equipment and ensuring that all materials and equipment are stored appropriately 
Cook Qualifications:
  • Must have prior experience working as a cook in a restaurant or industrial kitchen setting, or in a culinary program
  • Must be familiar using major appliances such as fryers, grill tops, ovens, and stove tops
  • Must have a thorough knowledge of food safety practices and health and safety policies relevant to the hospitality industry
  • Must be able to stand/walk for extended periods Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds
  • Must have excellent time management skills and the ability to work under pressure
  • Must be available to work a combination of part-time and full-time hours as required
  • Must be available to work various shifts including early morning shifts, afternoon and early evening shifts, and weekend shifts as required
  • Must be able to pass a criminal background check if selected
If you are interested in this Cook position in Kingston, apply by clicking the APPLY NOW button below OR resumes can be submitted to our branch Monday through Friday between 8:30 am and 5:00 pm.
Brockville Branch: 51 King St. West, Brockville, ON, K6V 3P8

C6617

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Reference number CA_EN_1_026617_12038778

Accommodation will be provided in all parts of the hiring process as required under Adecco’s Employment Accommodation policy. Applicants will need to make their needs known in advance to their Adecco representative.