Lead Cook

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Deadline to Apply:

Wednesday, May 31, 2017, 12:00pm


Newort, OR
United States

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Job Description:

  • Oversee kitchen preparations and the daily operations, including monitoring Camp Cook breaks.
  • Responsible for nutritious menu planning for Outdoor School and Summer Science Camps groups of up to 170 participants, ensuring sustainable food practices.
  • Coordinate all lunch preparations.
  • Train Camp Cooks on kitchen operations, including equipment usage.
  • Lead inventory control, food ordering, and daily prep task lists for Camp Cook
  • Demonstrated knowledge of kitchen tools and equipment safety.
  • Ability to adhere recipes to requested dietary needs and food allergies.
  • Excellent customer service skills.
  • Professional communication skills, both written and oral.
  • Excellent organizational, analytical and problem solving skills.
  • Strong time management skills with self-initiative to prioritize multiple tasks and meet deadlines.
  • Demonstrated leadership skills with the ability to promote teamwork and collaboration.
  • Working knowledge of menu planning, with an emphasis on vegetarian entrees and knowledge of dairy free, gluten free and vegetarian cooking recipes and techniques.
  • Working knowledge of budgeting and food purchasing.
  • High School Diploma or equivalent combination of experience and education; minimum 1 year of coordination and project management skills; minimum 2 years of cooking in commercial kitchens
  • Valid driver’s license and valid Oregon Food Handlers Certificate
  • Must be at least 18 years old to operate, repair or clean power-driven food slicers, grinders, choppers and mixers.
  • Must pass all pre-employment checks, such as criminal background check, reference checks, American
  • Camp Association (ACA) background checks, and requirements in the MVR Polic including passing Motor Vehicle Record (MVR) check.

Compensation Package:

  • Hourly rate between $12.60 - $14.23 depending on experience.
  • Competitive health benefits.
  • Vacation, Personal Days, Sick Days, and Holiday pay!




How to Apply:

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OMSI is an Equal Opportunity Employer.