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Prep Cook

Chances Squamish Gaming Centre


Prep Cook

Squamish, British Columbia (view on map)

Posted 9 days ago

Job Type: Full-Time


Who We Are

Gateway Casinos & Entertainment Limited (“Gateway”) is one of the largest and most diversified gaming and entertainment companies in Canada. Across its 27 gaming properties in British Columbia, Ontario and Edmonton, Alberta, Gateway currently employs approximately 8,648 people and boasts approximately 448 table games (including 49 poker tables), 13,887 slots, 85 restaurants and bars and 561 hotel rooms. Gateway is the service provider for the Central, Southwest and North gaming Bundles in Ontario, which includes 11 properties in their 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


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

For those craving a great start in the hospitality industry, join our culinary team as prep cook.


Under the guidance of senior cooks, a prep cook maintains high standards and food product consistency by preparing, presenting and storing food items.


The prep cook is also responsible for providing service to the food and beverage department in all aspects of dish and pot washing, as well as overall cleanliness of the back of house operation.


Key Responsibilities

  • Work with senior cooks to prepare food for service
  • Prepare food according to company standards
  • Clean and store all dishes, cookware, serving utensils and cutlery.
  • Maintain cleanliness and organization of the prep and dishwashing areas


A Great Fit, if You

  • Are eager to learn, love to deliver extraordinary service, and are committed to ensure guest satisfaction
  • Thrive in a team setting and like working with others
  • Work well under pressure, juggle multiple tasks, and manage your time well
  • Are a night owl and benefit from working flexible hours, evenings, and weekends


What You’ll Require

  • Experience with various knife-cutting techniques and knowledgeable in food safety preparation
  • Previous Kitchen Services experience and knowledge of cleaning equipment/chemicals is preferred, but not essential
  • Must be able to lift, push and pull heavy objects of up to 50 kg repeatedly during the course of a shift
  • Must be able to constantly stand, walk, bend, twist and be exposed to heat, chemicals, noise, steam, odors and slippery floors
  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment


What Is Next           

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Date Available: May 8th, 2019

Compensation: Competitive

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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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