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Food, Beverage & Retail - Cook

5920 River Rd, Niagara Falls, ON L2G 3K9, Canada Req #11
Tuesday, March 5, 2019
Hornblower Niagara Cruises is Canada’s ONLY boat ride to the mighty Niagara Falls.

At Hornblower Niagara Cruises, we have a team of amazing people who work together to create memorable and lasting experiences for our guests who visit us from all over the world.  Our commitment to quality, safety and the environment is reflective in everything that we do!  If you are an enthusiastic team player who thrives in a work environment where communication, creativity and cooperation are encouraged, we may just have the opportunity for you!
Position Overview:
 
The Cook is responsible preparing food items such as salads, appetizers, meats and vegetables. Key areas of responsibility include preparing foods, operating kitchen equipment ranging from flat top, grill, deep fryers and range. The Cook is also responsible for portioning food, and managing inventories. Essential qualifications for this position are basic cooking skills, safety regulations knowledge, customer service, time management, and the ability to stand for long hours.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
  • responsible for the proper safe food handing and sanitation procedures in a timely manner in fast paced high volume environment
  • prepares menu items for roasting, broiling, grilling and sautéing
  • portions food products prior to cooking according to standard portion sizes and recipe specifications
  • maintains a clean and organized work area
  • ability to prepare all food from raw to finished state, rotating of stock, receiving orders, and storing product
  • follows recipes, portion control, and presentation specification as set by management
  • restocks all items as needed throughout shift and clean/maintain station while practicing good safety and sanitation skills
  • greets guests in a professional, friendly, and approachable manner
  • cleans food preparation equipment, work areas, and counters or tables
  • exhibits a team approach, willing attitude, and a positive approach towards assisting fellow co-workers
  • adheres to all health and safety regulations
  • completes any other duties as assigned by their Supervisor

Qualifications:

  • O.S.S.D. or equivalent as recognized by the Ministry of Education
    minimum of 1-2 years' experience in Food and Beverage
  • must have proven kitchen experience, including food preparation, food productions in a short order cooking role
  • culinary education and training is required
  • Safe Food Handling Certification
  • basic mathematical skills
  • demonstrated food & beverage service skills
  • strong organizational, multitasking, and troubleshooting skills in a fast paced work environment
  • knowledge of another language in addition to English is preferred
  • a positive attitude and good work ethic

Position Overview:


The Cook is responsible preparing food items such as salads, appetizers, meats and vegetables. Key areas of responsibility include preparing foods, operating kitchen equipment ranging from flat top, grill, deep fryers and range. The Cook is also responsible for portioning food, labeling items, maintain a clean work area, discarding wastes and expired food, and managing inventories. Essential qualifications for this position are basic cooking skills, safety regulations knowledge, customer service, time management, and the ability to stand for long hours.

Hornblower Niagara Cruises is an equal opportunity employer and we will accommodate your needs under the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedom and the Ontario Human Rights Code.  Hiring processes will be modified to remove barriers to accommodate those with disabilities, if requested.  Should any applicant require accommodation through the application or interview processes, please contact Human Resources at 905-394-3108 for assistance.  

We welcome all applicants, however only those selected for an interview will be contacted. 

Other details

  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Travel Required No
  • Required Education High School
  • 5920 River Rd, Niagara Falls, ON L2G 3K9, Canada