We are recruiting a Cook to join our team, in this role you will under direct supervision, performs general cooking duties using standardizes recipes and performs other preparation and sanitation duties as required. Washes, peels and trims ingredients and assists head chef.
Duties & Responsibilities:
Prepares and cooks meats, fish, vegetables, gravies, cereals, soups, fruits, bakery products and other forms of food.
Prepares and cooks food for special diets from recipes formulated by qualified personnel.
Assists in on-the-job training and assist in directing the work of food service workers, students and other employees within area of assignment.
Assists in the preparation of salads and desserts. Notifies supervisor of food and supplies needed. Checks in food and supplies as necessary.
Maintains food production records. Cleans kitchen, kitchen utensils and equipment; secures refrigerator and freezer.
Serves food as required.
Skills and Competencies:
A minimum of 1 year of experience in kitchen preparation and cooking.
At least 6 months experience in a similar capacity.
Must be able to communicate clearly with managers and kitchen personnel.
Be able to reach, bend, stoop and frequently lift up to 20kg.
Be able to work in a standing position for long periods of time (up to 5 hours).
Proven knowledge on costing and controls
National Senior Certificate
Closing date: 04 October 2021