Prep Cook

Oakland, CA | Full-time | Hospitality/Restaurant



Job Description

Scott's Seafood is looking for a prep cook to join our team. Your job is to assist with preparing delicious dishes in our kitchen. You’ll complete routine kitchen tasks such as preparing workstations and ingredients so that our food matches the recipes. Our prep cooks need to be able to follow instructions and all health and safety rules in our kitchen. Candidates need to be capable of functioning in a fast-paced team environment. 
 
Responsibilities
 
Follow kitchen preparation duties instructed by chefs
Stock and label ingredients in an organized manner
Prepare ingredients i.e. washing and chopping vegetables, cutting poultry and fish etc.
Perform basic cooking tasks such as parboiling food and reducing sauces
Maintain a clean and orderly kitchen by keeping up with sanitization standards
Ensure food and kitchen items are stored properly
Follow nutrition and sanitation guidelines
Execute other kitchen tasks as assigned
 
Requirements
 
Knowledge of safety and health rules in the kitchen
6 months minimum experience as a prep cook
Ability to operate cutting tools and utensils
Positive attitude