Penn National Gaming Cook I (Buffet) in Biloxi, Mississippi

Overview

Don’t just work. Work Happy.

A career in gaming? At Boomtown Casino we think you’ll enjoy an exciting industry, fast-paced days and nights, diverse, enthusiastic co-workers, unlimited growth and support from one of the leaders in the industry.

We are currently seeking a talented individual to become a Buffet Cook I. An individual could be successful if they possess the following.

Your daily responsibilities include

  • Consistently prepares hot or cold food selections to standards established by the Executive Chef.

  • Ensures that work area is kept clean and orderly.

  • Assist in training of new Buffet Cooks.

  • Must be able to stand for a full shift.

  • Exhibits a friendly, helpful, and courteous manner when dealing with customer of fellow cast members.

  • Any and all duties as assigned by your Supervisor or a member of management.

To be successful in this position it will require the following skill set

  • Must be 18 years of age or older.

  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED); or one to three months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

  • Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos. Ability to write simple correspondence. Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations to customers, clients, and other cast members of the organization.

  • Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals. Ability to compute rate, ratio, and percent and to draw and interpret bar graphs.

  • Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out detailed but uninvolved written or oral instructions. Ability to deal with problems involving a few concrete variables in standardized situations.

  • Apprentice for Certification preferred.

  • Knowledge and ability to use all kitchen tools and equipment. Must be able to identify all products used in kitchen operation. Recognizes spoiled or questionable products. Ability to read, and comprehend and execute recipes.

  • While performing the duties of this Job, the cast member is regularly required to stand; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; talk or hear and taste or smell. The cast member is frequently required to walk; climb or balance and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The cast member must frequently lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision and peripheral vision.

  • While performing the duties of this Job, the cast member is regularly exposed to risk of electrical shock. The cast member is occasionally exposed to moving mechanical parts. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.

Something to leave you with

If you’re truly committed to a red-carpet service culture, then you need a team that is just as dedicated in pursuing that vision. Penn National Gaming is the place where we empower our cast members to deliver that WOW factor to our guests and in turn we will provide them an opportunity to build an “A” list career portfolio. You will soon understand why “It’s Good To Be PENN!”

Now that you have read about who we are, here is your opportunity to see what we're about!

Equal Opportunity Employer

Job ID 2018-49367

Casino Property Boomtown Casino Biloxi

Position Type Regular Full-Time

Category Food and Beverage