Cook (The Cavern)

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The Cavern, inside the HI Toronto hostel, is hiring a part-time cook! Want to meet new travelers, want to work amongst an amazing team and embrace new challenges? Maybe you’re the person we’re looking for! This bar is many things: a cool coffee spot, a place to meet travelers from all over, a nice venue for events and the place to be for live music. They serve cold local beers, coffees, fresh pastries, dinner and a lot more.

Embrace new challenges

  • Food and product rotation
  • Always communicate with counter staff and manager
  • Ensure Food Handling and Hygiene is within the Toronto Health and Safety standards
  • Ensure top quality and best service is given to guests
  • Ensure meal orders are received by guest in a timely manner
  • Prepare meal with flexibility to modifications for allergies or food restrictions
  • Keep storage area/food line/ refrigerator/ freezer/ and kitchen overall clean and organized

We want YOU if you

  • Are able to communicate comfortably in English
  • You are an efficient worker
  • Are able to accept responsibility in managers absence
  • Are an excellent team worker and communicator
  • Have cooking and food preparation skills and experience

Certificates and training

  • Food Handler Certified
  • First aid certification (an asset)
  • Smart Serve Certified (an asset)

 Critical Success factors

  • Positive attitude and friendly nature
  • Flexible and adaptable
  • Punctual and reliable
  • Alert mind with an attention to detail
  • Takes initiative
  • Willingness to learn
  • Physically able to perform job without injury

Working conditions

  • Friendly environment and dynamic team;
  • Part-time (more hours may be available depending on occupancy);
  • Hourly wage – 14.45$ and more after probation;
  • Retirement saving plan*.

If you are interested in this job opportunity, please send  your cover letter and resume as soon as possible to kelly.mcdonald@hihostels.ca