Become one of the stars behind the show and become part of the world's most powerful entertainment brands. Our Company has one exciting mission: To entertain the human race. It is the primary responsibility of the Master Cook to perform advanced cooking procedures under the direct supervision of the Chef, Executive Sous Chef and /or Assistant Chef. The Master Cook operates a specific station with others or independently. All duties are to be performed in accordance with departmental and MGM Grand's policies, practices and procedures.
* Assumes complete charge of kitchen on respective shifts. Supervises and maintains cooking standards and techniques of line level employees. * Provides leadership for subordinates. * Assumes the accountability and the responsibilities of Supervisors in their absence. * Expedites all event food orders. * Operates a line position without direct supervision from the Chef, Executive Sous Chef and/or Sous Chef. * Works every station in time of need. * Serves as a resource for other cooks. * Handles employee complaints and resolves problems as they arise. * Maintains safety and Health Department standards * Perform all other job related duties as requested.
* At least 1 year of experience in a high-volume restaurant. * Ability to identify / assess problems and situations, refer to applicable policies and guidelines, identify practical / creative options and determine / develop / recommend appropriate courses of action. * Ability to read, translate and execute recipes, interpersonal service skills, organization skills to plan time effectively, work without direct supervision. * Ability to contribute to group objectives and enhance output in a team environment through co-operation and interaction, active and full contribution, acknowledging diverse opinions, collaboration, addressing relevant concerns, working toward consensual solutions. * Working knowledge of basic kitchen equipment. * Working knowledge of soup, sauce, meat, fish, poultry, casserole, and vegetable preparations. * Working knowledge of methods, accepted practices, considerations and regulatory requirements associated with safety and protection of workers, environment and site. * Excellent customer service skills. * Have interpersonal skills to deal effectively with all business contacts. * Professional appearance and demeanor. * Work varied shifts, including weekends and holidays. * High school diploma or equivalent. * Able to effectively communicate in English, in both written and oral forms.
* Previous experience working in a similar resort setting.
Associated topics: appetizer, breakfast, cocinera de la parrilla, cocinera de la preparacion, line cook, lunch, maker, prep, restaurant cook, station
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