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Welcome to SVA’s jobs portal, your one-stop shop for finding the most up to date source of employment opportunities. We have partnered with the National Labor Exchange to provide you this information. You may be looking for part-time employment to supplement your income while you are in school. You might be looking for an internship to add experience to your resume. And you may be completing your training ready to start a new career. This site has all of those types of jobs.

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ARAMARK Cook - Univ. of Virginia -Observatory in Charlottesville, Virginia

The people of Aramark proudly serve millions of guests every day through food, facilities, and uniform services in 19 countries around the world. Rooted in service and united by our purpose, we strive to do great things for each other, our partners, our communities, and our planet. We believe a career should develop your talents, fuel your passions, and empower your professional growth. So, no matter what you're pursuing - a new challenge, a sense of belonging, or just a great place to work - our focus is helping you reach your full potential. Learn more about working here at http://careers.aramark.com or connect with us on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter.

Description

Position Summary: The Cook is responsible for cooking and preparing food according to recipes and production guidelines while adhering to food safety, food handling, and sanitation procedures. The Cook should safely handle knives and equipment such as grills, fryers, ovens, broilers, etc. Essential functions and responsibilities of the position may vary by Aramark location based on client requirements and business needs.

Essential Functions:

  • Cooks and prepare a variety of food according to production guidelines and standardized recipes

  • Sets up workstation with all needed ingredients and equipment

  • Prepares ingredients by measuring, weighing, mixing, chopping, trimming, and peeling food items

  • Safely utilizes a variety of utensils including knives

  • Operates equipment such as ovens, stoves, slicers, mixers, etc.

  • Bakes, roasts, broils, steams, and uses a variety of cooking methods on meat, vegetables, and other foods

  • Arranges, garnishes, and portions food according to established guidelines

  • Properly stores food by adhering to food safety policies and procedures

  • Cleans and sanitizes work areas, equipment, and utensils

  • Maintains excellent customer service and positive attitude towards guest, customers, clients, co-workers, etc.

  • Adheres to Aramark safety policies and procedures including proper food safety and sanitation

  • Ensures security of company assets

  • Other duties and tasks as assigned by manager

Qualifications

  • Experience as a cook or in a related role required

  • Proven knowledge of the basic principles of food preparation, various cooking methods, and food safety regulations such as proper food handling, sanitation, and storage

  • Must be able to obtain food safety certification

  • Demonstrates basic math and counting skills

  • Demonstrates interpersonal and communication skills, both written and verbal

  • Requires occasional lifting, carrying, pushing, pulling of up to 25 lbs.

Aramark is an EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY/AFFIRMATIVE ACTION employer – Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran

Aramark will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the Los Angeles Fair Chance ordinance.

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