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Prep Cook
Poppy's Catering
243 Degraw St, New York, NY 11231, United States
Poppy's Catering hiring Prep Cook  in New York, NY

Poppy's Catering hiring Prep Cook  in New York, NY

Poppy's CateringMore Info

Full Time • Hourly $15-16
Expired: Mar 20, 2020

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Requirements

1 year


Job Details

Poppy's is one of NY's premier catering companies, as seen in Grub Street, Food & Wine, Vogue, Details + more. We take pride in how our food tastes, where our ingredients come from, + how the food is presented. Keeping things simple, beautiful, + delicious is our mission. We specialize in drop off + full service catering + operate a busy neighborhood cafe. Please check out our Instagram + our website for established aesthetics.

 

Job Description:

 

We are looking for a full time Prep Cook to join our Cafe Team. This person is someone  who has a strong work ethic, attention to detail, + enthusiasm for the Poppy’s experience. The Prep cook will report directly to the Head Chef of the Cafe. This position will be divided between two kitchen locations, the savory catering kitchen + cafe kitchen. 

 

Responsibilities:

 
  • Preparing daily am cafe items in primary kitchen, ready to be delivered to cafe on time 
  • Batch cook - soups, condiments, sauces, grains, + so forth
  • Communicate clearly with the Head Chef all needs of the kitchen, shortages, + delays
  • Mise en place prep work, includes chopping, washing, + measuring 
  • Follow recipes + verbal instruction for service prep + specials
  • Maintaining kitchen space, includes cleaning as you go, keeping work spaces organized + clean. 
  • Assist the cafe team as needed + requested 
  • Assist the catering department when requested by Head Chef 

Days + Hours: Wednesdays - Sundays, 6 am - 2 pm 

 

The ideal candidate possesses:


  • DOH Food Handlers License (Required) 
  • Ability to work independently 
  • Enthusiasm + a positive attitude, excellent work ethic - a team player
  • 1 years+ professional kitchen experience
  • Strong organizational/time management skills
  • Culinary school degree (preferred)
  • Be able to stand for 8+ hours
  • Ability to Lift 50#
  • At least 18 Years of Age

 

This position is FLSA non-exempt.


Compensation details

Health benefits, 401K


Required Skills

Chopping

Commissary

Family Meal

Food Safety Knowledge

Frying

General knife handling

Grilling

Kitchen Cleaning/Sanitation

Receiving/Organizing

Saute

Vegan / Vegetarian Cooking

Vegetable Breakdown

Vegetable cookery

Wok Skills

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Event Catering, Corporate Catering

Poppy's Catering is one of NY's premier catering companies, as seen in Grub Street, Food & Wine, Vogue, Details + more. We take pride in how our food tastes, where our ingredients come from, + how the food is presented. Keeping things simple, beautiful, + delicious is our mission. We specialize in drop off + full service catering as well as operating a weekend retail shop.