Sage Hospitality Resources Prep Cook in Portland, Oregon
The AC Hotel Portland Downtown is located blocks from Portland’s vibrant city center and Waterfront Park. We are looking for a part-time (24 hour) Prep Cook to work our Friday-Sunday PM shift. Full-time is available if the candidate is willing to work a different position one day per week. When you come to work at the AC you become a member of a tight-knit crew of very supportive people. Team work is a major component in our hotel, if you like to have a voice and see the effects of your hard work this is the place for you. The AC brand is known for its modern design and approach to hospitality and we need energetic people to help meet that standard.
Our ideal teammate:
Can work efficiently without close supervision
Able to lift 30lbs bend and twist on a regular basis
Has a great attitude
If this describes you, we want you on our team!
Our perks and benefits include:
Short term disability
Long term disability
Flexible spending accounts
401(k) – company matching
Employee assistance program
Food and beverage discount
Non-slip shoe program
Local & National promotions/transfers
We e-verify and are proud to be an EEO/AA employer and welcome male, female, LGBTQ, disabled and veterans. We maintain a drug-free workplace and preform pre-employment substance abuse screenings.
We are proud to be an EEO/AA employer M/F/Disabled/Veterans. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing.
This candidate will work a set Friday-Sunday PM Schedule and will prepare food items in accordance with production requirements and quality standards while maintaining a safe sanitary work environment.
Dealing with Ambiguity
Can effectively cope with change; can shift gears comfortably; can decide and act without having the total picture; isn’t upset when things are up in the air; doesn’t have to finish things before moving on; can comfortably handle risk and uncertainty.
Genuinely cares about people; is concerned about their work and non-work problems; is available and ready to help; is sympathetic to the plight of others not as fortunate; demonstrates real empathy with the joys and pain of others.
Is cool under pressure; does not become defensive or irritated when times are tough; is considered mature; can be counted on to hold things together during tough times; can handle stress; is not knocked off balance by the unexpected; doesn’t show frustration when resisted or blocked; is a settling influence in a crisis.
Relates well to all kinds of people – up, down, and sideways, inside and outside the organization; builds appropriate rapport; builds constructive and effective relationships; uses diplomacy and tact; can defuse even high-tension situations comfortably.
Moderate comprehension and literacy required to read recipe cards and procedures.
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions .
Minimal hearing necessary to hear equipment, timers, etc.
Vision required to check quality and portions of food.
Mobility -full range of mobility and the ability to travel 30-50 feet on a regular basis throughout the day.
Continuous standing -during preparation, during service hours or during expediting, usually all day.
Must have moderate hearing to hear equipment timers and communicate with other staff.
Must have vision to see that product is prepared appropriately.
Lifting, pushing, pulling and carrying: Position regularly involves lifting food cases and metros weighing up to 70 lbs.
Bending/kneeling: Regular bending to lift items and supplies. Periodic kneeling.
Mobility: Regularly moves all around kitchen.
Periodic climbing required.
Chemicals/Agents: grease strip, bleach, grease cutter, Lime Away.
Protective Clothing: hair restraint/hat, gloves, apron, safety shoes - approximately 100% of 8 hour shift.
Deep fryer, broiler, stove, steamer, food processor, mixer, slicer, oven, steam table, tilt kettle, waffle iron, flat top grill.
Inside 100% of 8 hour shift. Going in the freezer temperatures can be -10 degrees. On the front line, temperatures can be over 100 degrees.
Area of Interest:
Part Time - Regular
888 SW Third Ave