Cook/Baker

Full Time
EXPIRES 26 Aug, 2022

Job Location

Duncan Street, Newtown, Kitty, Georgetown

Description

  • Prepare, cook, bake and serve a variety of foods, cakes, breads and pastries in quantity for Java Coffee Bar locations and assist in other preparation duties as directed;
  • Maintain facilities in a clean and sanitary condition;
  • Manage stock levels in kitchen and prevent loss, damages and wastage
  • Train and provide work direction to others reporting to you.

Requirements

Any combination equivalent to:

  • High school diploma
  • 3 CXC or O Level Subjects
  • Carnegie School of Home Economics Diploma or Certificates in Cooking and Baking
  • Two years experience in cooking and baking food in large quantities.
  • Food Handler's Certificate

Responsibilities

PERFORMANCE RESPONSIBLILTIES:

  • Prepares and bakes rolls, biscuits, breads, cakes, cookies, pastries and other baked goods; prepares and combines necessary ingredients.
  • Prepares and cooks meat dishes, vegetables and other main dishes; prepares salads, sandwiches, fruit, soups, sauces, and other foods.
  • Assists in determining appropriate quantity of food items for cooking and baking; adjusts and extends recipes as needed; maintains food quality standards including appearance, and nutritional requirements.
  • Monitors temperatures of food to assure safety and quality standards are met; monitors water temperatures to assure proper temperature for sanitizing.
  • Serves food according to established guidelines and replenishes serving containers as needed; serves and sells lunch items to customers.
  • Cleans restaurant equipment, utensils and appliances and stores food supplies; assures compliance with kitchen sanitation and safety procedures and regulations; supervises or cleans refrigerators and storerooms as required.
  • Assists in storing unused food and supplies; disposes of unusable leftovers; utilizes proper methods of handling foods to be stored.
  • Operates a variety of standard kitchen utensils and equipment including grill, slicer, chopper, mixer, steamer, dishwasher, electric warmer, range, oven, pressure cooker, computer terminal, dishwasher and other restaurant equipment as required.
  • Trains and provides work direction to others reporting directly to you.
  • Records amounts of food made or prepped and manages petty cash, assists with inventory and maintains routine records as directed; prepares records of foods cooked and foods leftover.
  • Participates in menu planning, catering pitches and event food management and pricing / cost management.

Remuneration

Please apply and see full discripton at https://www.java.gy/careers

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Java Coffee Bar

Java Coffee Bar



Overview

A modern interpretation of the classical offerings of laid back funky coffee shops. We cater for every pallet with our icy shakes to our crafted espresso drinks and artisan teas, featuring award winning products known in coffee houses worldwide. Our food is a spectacular fusion of Caribbean, Italian and American cuisines. Our pastries and desserts are also worth a visit!
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