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1st Cook

Chances Squamish Gaming Centre


Full-time

1st Cook

Squamish, British Columbia (view on map)

Posted 17 days ago

Job Type: Full-Time (Regular)

 

Who We Are

Gateway Casinos & Entertainment Limited (“Gateway”) is one of the largest and most diversified gaming and entertainment companies in Canada. Across its 26 gaming properties in British Columbia, Ontario and Edmonton, Alberta, Gateway currently employs approximately 8,600 people and boasts approximately 429 table games (including 48 poker tables), 13,818 slots, 82 restaurants and bars and 561 hotel rooms. As the new service provider for the Central Gaming Bundle in Ontario, Gateway recently added two new properties and one new planned build in Wasaga Beach to its portfolio.  A multi-pronged growth strategy has seen Gateway diversify and expand its product offering, including developing proprietary casino and restaurant brands, dramatically improving the gaming customer experience while attracting new customers. Some of Gateway's proprietary brands include Match Eatery & Public House, Atlas Steak + Fish and the new Halley’s Club.  In 2017, Gateway celebrated 25 years in the business of gaming and entertainment in Canada. Further information is available at www.gatewaycasinos.com.

 

Why Work For Us

Gateway celebrates and empowers those employees who made it all possible. A career at Gateway means great people, a great atmosphere and career advancement opportunities across our 26 locations. Our employees thrive with ongoing training and leadership programs for all while working in an engaging and fun environment. Join us today! 

 

The Position

Looking to demonstrate your culinary flare in a fast paced and fun kitchen environment?

 

As 1st cook, you will empower and lead your team to deliver a memorable culinary experience for our guests while maintaining high standards of food production.

 

A Great Fit, if You

  • Like to mentor and lead others by example
  • Love to deliver extraordinary service and have a sense of urgency to provide solutions
  • Can manage your time well, handle multiple responsibilities and enjoy working in a team environment
  • Are a night owl who benefits from working evenings and weekends

 

Key Responsibilities

  • Ensures that adequate mise-en-place is prepared prior to service
  • Delegates tasks and provides direction to cooks and all food handlers
  • Maintains proper rotation of products and secures leftovers to minimize wastage

 

What You’ll Require

  • 2 to 5 years experience in a cook position or culinary experience
  • Diploma or Certificate in Culinary Arts or comparable education preferred
  • Red Seal or equivalent certification an asset
  • Solid understanding of meat, starch, sauces, soups and food safety preparation
  • FOODSAFE Level 1 Certificate (In BC) /Mini Food Safety Course (In Alberta) is an asset
  • Ability to stand for long periods of time and lift items weighted similar to a crate of potatoes
  • Ability to work flexible hours, and special events

 

What Is Next           

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Date Available: January 29th, 2019

Compensation: Competitive

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Requirements: , Work Permit Necessary

References Encouraged

Contact Name: Lindsay Lin

Contact Position: Manager

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About Chances Squamish Gaming Centre

Located just off the Sea to Sky Highway as you enter Squamish, this facility combines major excitement with an intimate atmosphere. Boasting slot machines, off-track betting and a bingo centre, there is no shortage of thrills. For all your dining and entertainment needs, try Match Eatery & Public House. Take in live entertainment and a full menu in the downstairs bar, upstairs lounge or the scenic outdoor patio. A breathtaking view greets you outside, as you gaze out at the monolithic marvel The Chief. Built to fit in with the local environment, Chances Squamish Gaming Centre adds excitement to an already beautiful Sea to Sky atmosphere.


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