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Chef/Cook

Mjs Grill Los Angeles, CA
  • $16.00 Hourly
    + Tips
  • Full Time
  • Meal Plan / Free Food, Ask Us!, Employee Discounts

We are looking for a Chef to join our team and prepare delicious meals for our customers at MJ's Grill

Chef responsibilities include studying recipes, setting up menus and preparing high-quality burgers and other delicious dishes. You should be able to delegate tasks to kitchen staff to ensure meals are prepared in a timely manner. Also, you should be familiar with sanitation regulations. If you have experience with advanced cooking techniques, we'd like to meet you! 

Responsibilities

  • Set up the kitchen with cooking utensils and equipment, like knives, pans and kitchen scales
  • Study each recipe and gather all necessary ingredients
  • Cook food in a timely manner
  • Delegate tasks to kitchen staff
  • Inform wait staff about daily specials
  • Ensure appealing plate presentation
  • Supervise Cooks and assist as needed
  • Slightly modify recipes to meet customers’ needs and requests (e.g. reduce salt, remove dairy)
  • Monitor food stock and place orders
  • Check freshness of food and discard out-of-date items
  • Experiment with recipes and suggest new ingredients
  • Ensure compliance with all health and safety regulations within the kitchen area

Requirements

  • Proven work experience as a Chef or cook
  • Hands-on experience with various kitchen equipment (e.g. grillers and fryers )
  • Leadership skills
  • Ability to remain calm and undertake various tasks
  • Excellent time management abilities
  • Up-to-date knowledge of cooking techniques and recipes
  • Familiarity with sanitation regulations. 
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