Job Description

Job LocationsUS-CO-Black Hawk
ID
2021-15793
Employment Type
Full-Time
Subdivision
Food & Beverage, Hospitality

Overview

Job Title: Fine Dining Restaurant Cook I, II, III

Salary/Shift: $21 - $25 Swings

Status: Full Time

Live and work where you vacation! Earn extra cash for the Holidays!

We are offering up to $5,000 relocation + $400 sign-on + up to $2,000 for each referral that starts by December 7th.

Luxury matched only by the sublime beauty of the Colorado Rockies awaits you in our all new ULTIMATE resort. Experience everything that surrounds our beautiful location in the heart of the Rocky Mountains, including world-class skiing, fishing and horseback riding.

Epicurean adventures await at the all new restaurants inside Monarch Casino Resort Spa. The chef-driven menu at Monarch Chophouse features the finest steaks, seafood, and craft cocktails in four-star luxury. Indulge any time of the day at Twenty-Four 7 serving American and Asian fare. Light up your senses with exquisite flavors and cuisine from all corners of the globe at The Buffet. All new Bistro restaurant coming soon. Unwind from a long day in one of our multiple bars and lounges, with live music at our Cabaret bar every Monday and Tuesday.

  • Fine Dining kitchen
  • Work with Elevated ingredients
  • Only open for diner service
  • Constantly changing specials
  • Advancement opportunities

Responsibilities

  • Apply various cooking methods to meats, fish, vegetables, and other foods.
  • Execute prep lists and check lists in a timely manner as outlined by the supervisor.
  • Inspect food preparation and service areas to ensure observance of safe, sanitary food-handling practices.
  • Excellent memory skills allowing for preparation of many dishes at the same time.
  • Observe and test foods to determine if they have been cooked sufficiently, using methods such as tasting, smelling, piercing them with utensils, and using thermometers.
  • Must accurately distinguish flavors of salty, sweet, burnt, sour, bitter, spicy, and spoiled.
  • Portion, arrange, and garnish food, and serve food to patrons in a timely manner.
  • Regulate temperature of ovens, broilers, grills, and ranges.
  • Season and cook food according to recipes.
  • Substitute for or assist other cooks during emergencies or rush periods.
  • Turn or stir foods to ensure even cooking.
  • Wash, peel, cut, and seed fruits and vegetables to prepare them for consumption.
  • Weigh, measure, and mix ingredients according to recipes, using various kitchen utensils and equipment.
  • Perform all duties associated with any kitchen station including pantry, runner, carver, bakery, prep cook and line cook.
  • Follow new recipes and procedures with minimal direction.
  • Shut down and or clean assigned areas as required.
  • WHMDS training an asset.
  • Knowledge of techniques for preparing and producing food for consumption including storage and handling techniques.
  • Previous experience in a food environment in either front or back of the house.

Qualifications

  • Be able to lift heavy items.
  • Be able to stand/walk for majority of shift.
  • Be able to use various types of kitchen equipment.
  • Ability to multi-task.
  • Breakdown and clean equipment.
  • General knowledge of food and safety sanitation standards.
  • Work in a fast-paced environment.
  • Know the entire menu and be able to follow recipes.
  • Produce a consistent and quality product.

Not only does Monarch offer a luxury experience for guests we offer luxury benefits to our Team Members as well!

Full Time Team Members (30+ hours) will enjoy the following benefits and perks:

  • 2 Weeks PTO within your first year of employment
  • 6 Observed Holidays and Holiday Pay
  • Health Benefit Insurance Package after 90 days includes: medical, dental, vision, life insurance, short term disability, 401k with company match
  • Relocation Reimbursement

Part Time and Full Time Team Members (TMs) will enjoy the following benefits and perks:

  • 1 Free Hot Meal per shift and Unlimited Coffee, Tea, Soft Drinks
  • Up to 48 hours of Sick Pay for Team Members Under 30 hrs per Week
  • 80% Subsidized Bus Transportation Options – most GRAVE positions 100% Subsidized
  • Free Covered Parking
  • Education/Tuition/Certification Reimbursement (up to $6,000 per calendar year)
  • Wardrobe/Uniforms and Dry Cleaning Provided Free of Charge for most positions
  • Career Development and Advancement Programs
  • Team Member Anniversary Recognition (earn resort credit, vacation trips and more!)
  • Team Member Hotel, Retail, and Spa Discounts

Don’t want to drive to Black Hawk? You don’t have to! Check out these casino bus routes at www.casinoshuttle.com or www.aceexpresscoaches.com. As a Team Member of Monarch, we subsidize your bus transportation from 80% up to 100%!

An Equal Opportunity Employer: Monarch Casino Black Hawk does not discriminate based on race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, disability, genetic information or any other status protected by law or regulation. It is Monarch’s intention that all qualified applicants are given equal opportunity and that selection decisions be based on job-related factors.

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