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Prep Cook
The Study at University of Chicago + Truth Be Told
1227 E 60th St, Chicago, IL 60637, United States
The Study at University of Chicago + Truth Be Told hiring Prep Cook in Chicago, IL

The Study at University of Chicago + Truth Be Told hiring Prep Cook in Chicago, IL

The Study at University of Chicago + Truth Be ToldMore Info

Full Time • Hourly (Based on Experience)
Expired: Jul 24, 2022

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Required Years of Experience

1 year


Job Details

Truth be Told, our newest restaurant located inside The Study at University of Chicago, is currently seeking a Prep Cook to provide genuine hospitality and the highest quality of service to our guests. The ideal candidate is an ambitious and motivated culinary professional that will work with the chef team to produce high quality products consistently. 

Our caring and attentive associates reinforce our principal belief that guest service is our highest priority. We have opportunities for energetic, service-oriented individuals who are experienced in providing efficient service and memorable experiences.

Responsibilities

  • Dedication to maintaining consistency with food prep and daily tasks.
  • Upkeep of kitchen organization and layout.
  • Completion of the daily tasks and jobs that are required for service.
  • Rotation of goods and proper food storage. 
  • Maintain a safe and clean work environment.
  • Positive attitude while working with others in a cohesive group. 

Fundamentals

  • Ability to maintain a friendly, cheerful, and courteous demeanor at all times.
  • Basic knife skills as well as an understanding of recipes and a basic food knowledge. 
  • Experience: 2+ years kitchen experience in an upscale casual environment.
  • Flexibility to work any shift, including evenings, weekends, and holidays.
  • Proficiency in English required. A second language is desirable.
  • Strong organizational skills, including follow-up, time management, ability to multi-task and manage multiple priorities in a fast-paced environment.
  • Ability to positively communicate and interact with all hotel departments.
  • Ability to grasp, lift and or carry, or otherwise, move goods weighing a maximum of 40 lbs.
  • Ability to stand for long periods indoors with a thematically climate-controlled workstation.
  • Study Hotels is a drug-free workplace. Pre-employment drug test and background check required.

About Us

The Study at University of Chicago, the third property of the Study Hotels brand, is located on the Midway Plaisance in Chicago, Illinois.

The 167-room hotel features a full array of suites, including our signature Study accommodations, a 100 seat Restaurant/Tavern, 4,700 SF of banquet/meeting space including a 2,500 SF Winter Garden, specifically designed for social events, a state of the art fitness center. The hotel offers discovery and connection areas for purposeful guest interaction, including active gallery space, cultural programming, and unique touches such as custom writing desks complete with postcards to encourage guests to connect with family and friends - postage free. Guest rooms and public spaces are filled with natural light with a bright, uplifting palette of textures and natural materials, reflective of contemporary residential living.

Eligible full-time team members are offered a comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, vision, life and disability insurances, paid time off, and paid holidays.

Study Hotels is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate based on age, race, religion, disability, nationality, sex, sexual orientation, or any other category protected by federal, state, or local law.


Compensation Details

Compensation: Hourly (Based on Experience)

Benefits & Perks: Health Insurance, Dental Insurance, Vision Insurance, Paid Time Off, Potential Bonuses


Required Skills

Basic Knife Skills

Food Safety Knowledge

Portioning

Cleaning / Sanitation

Teamwork

Prepping Ingredients

Communication

Food Prep

Kitchen Equipment Use

Attention to Detail

Positive Attitude

Safety and Sanitation

Food Handler Certification

Food Preparation

Safety Procedures Knowledge

Organizational Skills

Family Meal Preparation

ServSafe Certified

Time Management

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Part of Study Hotels

The Study at University of Chicago, the third property of the Study Hotels brand, is located on the Midway Plaisance of the University of Chicago in Chicago, Illinois.

Our caring and attentive associates reinforce our principal belief that guest service is our highest priority. We have opportunities for energetic, service-oriented individuals who are experienced in providing efficient service and memorable experiences.

The 167-room hotel features areas of discovery and connection placed throughout for purposeful guest interaction, including custom writing desks complete with postcards to encouraging guests to connect with family and friends postage free. Guest rooms and public spaces are designed around a bright, uplifting palette, reflective of contemporary residential living.

Eligible full-time team members are offered a comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, vision, life and disability insurances, paid time off, and paid holidays.

Study Hotels is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate based on age, race, religion, disability, nationality, sex, sexual orientation, or any other category protected by federal, state, or local law.

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