Job Description

Job LocationsUS-CO-Black Hawk
ID
2022-16603
Employment Type
Full-Time
Subdivision
Food & Beverage, Hospitality

Overview

Job Title: Prep Cook

Salary/Shift: $19 Days/Swings: $21: Nights/Grave

Status: Full Time and Part Time

In addition, we are offering you a $600 referral bonus for every friend/family that you bring after you start.

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. Unwind from a long day in one of our multiple bars and lounges, with live music at our Cabaret bar every Monday and Tuesday.

There are many great advantages to work in our restaurants:

  • Free Hot Meal per shift
  • Non-smoking environment
  • Subsidized transportation
  • Working in and around the various restaurants and the casino floor
  • Work with Elevated ingredients
  • Advancement opportunities
  • Assist in developing a-la-cart menu items

Responsibilities

  • Execute prep lists and check lists in a timely manner created by chefs to plan duties
  • Measure ingredients and seasonings to be used in cooking
  • Prepare cooking ingredients by washing, chopping, and cutting various types of food
  • Undertake basic cooking duties such as reducing sauces, parboiling food etc.
  • Prepare simple dishes such as salads, sandwiches etc.
  • Observe and test foods to determine if they have been cooked sufficiently
  • Maintain a clean and orderly kitchen by washing dishes, sanitizing surfaces, taking out trash etc.
  • Ensure all food and other items are properly stored
  • Perform other kitchen duties as assigned

Qualifications

  • Proven basic knowledge of food production and preparation techniques as a Prep Cook
  • Knowledge of health and safety rules in a kitchen
  • A team player with good communication skills
  • Patient with an ability to stay positive under high pressureAbility to understand conversion of recipe yields
  • Ability to understand measurements of liquid, weight, and temperatures
  • Must be able to stand for duration of shift
  • Must be able to bend, stoop and continuously use hands
  • Ability to push and pull up to 25lbs pounds and occasionally up to 45lbs
  • Ability to work all shifts including weekends and holidays when needed
  • Successfully pass a pre-employment criminal background check and drug screen
  • Must be at least 18 years of age

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 at your first-year anniversary 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
  • 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

Save your gas and mileage on your car! Check out these convenient casino bus routes at www.casinoshuttle.com or www.aceexpresscoaches.com. As a Team Member of Monarch, we subsidize your bus transportation up to 80%!

An Equal Opportunity Employer: Monarch Casino Resort Spa does not discriminate on the basis of 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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