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HOT JOB

Prep Cook

Yara New York, NY
  • $12.00 Hourly
  • Part Time / Full Time

OUR COMPANY

Inspired by the vitality and energy of Beirut, Yara is a chic, two-story restaurant and lounge that highlights the healthy traditions of Mediterranean and Middle Eastern cooking. 

The kitchen, which is helmed by a Michelin-recommended Chef, will prepare a diverse menu that utilizes the finest local and organic ingredients, while the lounge will offer a distinct mix of craft cocktails and international wines in a vibrant setting on the ground floor. 

 
JOB OVERVIEW

 Yara is seeking hard working and dedicated professional prep cooks that are committed to excellence and have worked in a high volume, fast-paced environment. Prep Cooks should have former experience in a high-quality restaurant and should consider themselves detail oriented while thriving in a team-oriented environment. They will assist staff in preparing food while maintaining a safe and clean food environment.

 
JOB REQUIREMENTS

- A two year minimum of high-quality NYC restaurant experience
- Considerable working knowledge of food preparation
- A deep appreciation and desire to learn about cuisine and hospitality is a must
- Maintain a clean and organized work environment at all times
- Comply with all food safety and hygiene standards
- Open availability including weekends and holidays
- Punctual and dependable
- Capability to lift and transport up to 50 lbs. 
- Ability to walk, stand, reach, lift, and bend to maintain service area
- Ability to work in a standing position for long periods of time (up to 8 hours)
- Multi-tasking skills and working well under pressure  
- Displaying a positive attitude and willing to help team members and managers when necessary

Inspired by the vitality and energy of Beirut, Yara is a chic, two-story restaurant and lounge that highlights the healthy traditions of Mediterranean and Middle Eastern cooking. 

The kitchen, which is helmed by a Michelin-recommended Chef, will prepare a diverse menu that utilizes the finest local and organic ingredients, while the lounge will offer a distinct mix of craft cocktails and international wines in a vibrant setting on the ground floor. 

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