Department: Dining Services
Status: Full-Time, Non-Exempt
Reports To: Dining Services Director/Catering Manager
Until filled. Please submit application and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org
Immediately. A six-month probationary period is in effect for all non-exempt employees.
The Cook will accurately and efficiently prepare, portion, cook, and present a variety of hot and/or cold food items for various meal periods: to include Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, and Special/Catered Events. The general responsibilities of the position include those listed below, but Freed-Hardeman University may identify other responsibilities of the position.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities (other duties as assigned):
Prepares and cooks to order foods that may require short preparation time.
May prepare food and serve customers at an a la carte station and may operate a grill station.
Prepares food in accordance with current applicable federal, state, local and University standards, guidelines and regulations to ensure high-quality food service is provided.
Reads food order or receives verbal instructions on food required by patron, and prepares and cooks food according to instructions.
Provides the highest quality of service to customers at all times.
Follows basic recipes and/or product directions for preparing, seasoning, cooking, tasting, carving and serving soups, meats, vegetables, desserts and other foodstuffs for consumption in eating establishments.
Prepares foods under direct supervision or instruction by operating a variety of kitchen equipment to measure and mix ingredients, washing, peeling, cutting and shredding fruits and vegetables, and trimming and cutting meat, poultry or fish for culinary use.
Tastes products, reads menus, estimates food requirements, checks production, and keeps records in order to accurately plan production requirements and requisition supplies and equipment.
Clean and sanitize work stations and equipment and must follow all Freed-Hardeman, Federal, State and local regulatory rules and procedures.
Complies with allHACCP policies and procedures.
Reports all accidents and injuries in a timely manner.
Complies with all company safety and risk management policies and procedures.
Participates in regular safety meetings, safety training and hazard assessments.
Attends training programs (classroom and virtual) as designated.
May receive inventory, move and lift foodstuffs and supplies and prepare meals for customers requiring special diets.
May produce some batch goods using basic cooking techniques.
May perform other duties and responsibilities as assigned.
High School diploma, GED or equivalent.
2-4 years of related work experience.
Knowledge of basic operation of equipment
Commensurate with training, education, and experience
As described on www.fhu.edu/hr/benefits.aspx
Complete the online staff application for employment.
Submit your cover letter and resume to email@example.com.
A PDF version of the application is also available. For accessibility or ADA accommodation questions, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Your Right to Know
As provided by the Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act of 1998, prospective employees of Freed-Hardeman University are entitled to request and receive a copy of the FHU Security Report. The FHU Security Report can be accessed here. This report includes crime statistics on certain reportable crimes.
Anyone desiring a paper copy of this report may contact the Campus Safety and Security office at 731-989-6911.
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