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Prep Cook
Pig & Khao
68 Clinton Street, New York, NY
Pig & Khao hiring Prep Cook in New York, NY

Pig & Khao hiring Prep Cook in New York, NY

Pig & KhaoMore Info

Full Time • Hourly (Based on Experience)
Expired: Jul 9, 2021

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Required Years of Experience

0-1 years

Job Details

Pig and Khao is looking for experienced prep cooks for our off-site commissary kitchen! This is a great opportunity for someone who is interested in cooking outside of a restaurant environment - i.e. with a lot less chaos and a set schedule. Southeast Asian cooking experience is not required, but an ability and desire to learn IS required.

Chef Leah Cohen's Pig and Khao serves refined Southeast Asian cuisine in a fast-paced, downtown setting. Since opening in 2012, Pig and Khao has been awarded 2 stars by the New York Times and named Best Asian Restaurant NYC for 2016 by Zagat. Our commissary kitchen is located in Brooklyn at the CookUnity space.

Your responsibilities include but are not limited to:

- Being on time for work

- Preparing and maintaining a station

- Working service on the line

- Maintaining professional standards

- Working clean, efficiently, and with respect for the ingredients

- Ensuring that all dishes are consistently prepared and served according to the restaurant's recipes, portioning, cooking and service standards

- Keeping equipment clean and in excellent working condition

- Maintaining a positive, work environment via effective, professional communication with other employees and managers



- Knife skills and general knowledge of cooking techniques

- Friendly, outgoing, energetic team player with a positive attitude

- Ability to think quickly and multi-task

- Ability to communicate effectively, both verbal and written

- Ability to take direction and execute

- Flexible availability including nights and weekends and holidays

- Culinary certificate or degree a plus.

- Must be able to stand for up to 10 hours and lift up to 40 pounds


Pig & Khao is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.


Compensation Details

Compensation: Hourly (Based on Experience)

Benefits & Perks: Paid Time Off, Potential Bonuses, Dining Discounts

Required Skills

Food Safety Knowledge

Safety Procedures Knowledge

Basic Knife Skills

Meat Butchery

Meat Cookery



Prepping Ingredients

Vegetable Cookery

Wok Cooking

Cooking Fish

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