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Yellowstone National Park Wyoming - Delaware North hiring First Cook, Yellowstone General Stores in Yellowstone National Park, WY

Yellowstone National Park Wyoming - Delaware NorthMore Info

Seasonal • Hourly ($18.00 - $18.50)
Expired: Jan 2, 2024

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Required Years of Experience

1 year


Job Details

The Opportunity 

Delaware North Parks and Resorts is searching for a seasonal First Cook to join our team at Yellowstone General Stores in Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming for our 2024 Summer Season! As a First Cook, you will partake in important food preparation for guest orders and communicate with serving team members. If you're passionate about creating extraordinary guest dining experiences and thrive in a fast-paced kitchen environment, this is the opportunity you've been waiting for! Apply today to join our team.

Pay

$18.00 - $18.50 / hour
Information on our comprehensive benefits package can be found at https://careers.delawarenorth.com/whatweoffer.


Life at Yellowstone General Stores

Looking for a job you love? Be part of a global team fortunate enough to live and work in Yellowstone National Park, our nation’s first National Park! With nearly 3500 square miles of park and 1000 miles of trails, you'll never get bored. Each day inspires in special places like this.

  • Dorm-style housing available for $35/ week including free laundry
  • Full RV hookups for $75/ week, includes water and sewer
  • Meals provided at $75/ week (optional for RV residents)
  • Endless opportunities for adventure in Yellowstone including wildlife watching, cycling, camping, kayaking, horseback riding, swimming, and much more!
  • Close access to Grand Teton National Park and historic western town Cody, Wyoming 

Perks at Yellowstone General Stores

  • Weekly pay
  • Employee discounts – 30% off non-grocery items
  • Flexible work schedules – you can expect to work 32-40 hours per week
  • Low cost access to Yellowstone National Park urgent care facilities
  • Free and low cost recreational opportunities including Yellowstone Employee Recreation Program (YCERP) which offers sports, equipment rental, guided hikes, raft trips, educational seminars, and more!
  • Referral bonus – earn $200 for each eligible referral
  • Training and development with opportunities for internal mobility and growth including the chance to work at our other locations nationwide

Note: Additional benefits including insurance and vacation are available for eligible year-round positions at other Delaware North properties

 

 

Responsibilities 

  • Prepare food to comply with all portion sizes, quality standards, department rules, policies, and procedures, ensuring proper food temperatures are maintained, food is stored correctly, the freshness and quality of all menu items, and packages all products to proper specifications
  • Keep workstation, coolers, and equipment clean, organized, sanitized, and sufficiently stocked
  • Use waste control guidelines and record all waste on the spoilage sheet
  • Perform opening, closing, and side work duties and end-of-day inventory
  • Receive vendor's food orders
  • Clean dishes and kitchen area, when necessary

Qualifications 

  • At least 1 year of previous experience in a back-of-the-house foodservice position
  • Ability to read and comprehend prep sheets and recipes
  • Basic math skills, with the ability to calculate and follow recipe measurements

Physical Requirements 

  • Must be able to lift 50 lbs or more, reach up to seven feet, bend, and squat
  • Standing and walking for the entire length of shift in moderate to high noise levels
  • Manual ability to chop, mix, blend, whip a variety of foods and liquids and operate kitchen equipment
  • Exposed to variable temperatures and damp environment

Who We Are 

Yellowstone General Stores are located throughout Yellowstone National Park including near Old Faithful, Mammoth Hot Springs, and Canyon Village. The locations offer the opportunity to explore more than 1000 miles of hiking trails, 40 waterfalls, and 10,000 hydro-thermal features like hot springs and geysers. We offer dorm-style employee housing or full-hookup RV sites. We also offer an employee meal program, store discounts, and recreational activities in Yellowstone National Park for our team members.

At Delaware North, you’ll love where you work, who you work with, and how your day unfolds. Whether it’s in sporting venues, casinos, airports, national parks, iconic hotels, or premier restaurants, there’s no telling where your career can ultimately take you. We empower you to do great work in a company with 100 years of success, stability and growth. If you have drive and enjoy the thrill of making things happen - share our vision and grow with us.

Delaware North Companies, Incorporated and its subsidiaries consider applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, marital or veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other legally protected status. Delaware North is an equal opportunity employer.


Compensation Details

Compensation: Hourly ($18.00 - $18.50)

Benefits & Perks: Dining Discounts, Potential Bonuses


Required Skills

Food Preparation

Communication

Creating Extraordinary Dining Experiences

Customer Service

Fast Paced Kitchen Environment

Kitchen environment

Basic Math Skills

Portion Control

Ability to Lift 50 Lbs or More

Quality Standards

Ability to Reach Up to Seven Feet

Food Safety

Ability to Bend and Squat

Inventory Management

Ability to Stand and Walk for the Entire Length of Shift

Physical Stamina

Manual Food Preparation Skills

Manual Dexterity

Operating Kitchen Equipment

Ability to Work in Variable Temperatures and Damp Environment

Operation of kitchen equipment

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