3rd Cook (Demi Chef) – Seasonal & Permanent Positions Available

  • Company:
    Great Canadian Gaming Corporation
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / monthly
  • Job type:
  • Posted:
    3 months ago
  • Category:
    Food / Bev / Hosp

Requisition #
Job Location
Canada-British Columbia-Surrey
Job Stream
Site Location
Elements Casino
Job Type
Number of Positions Open
Posting Date
Expiry Date
Travel Required
Not Required
Educational Requirements
High School
Languages Required
Job Description
Right now we’re looking for great people like you to join our team for our 2018/19 Live Horse Racing Season! We’re looking for outgoing, professional, guest service driven individuals with culinary experience that want to further their career as 3rd Cook (Demi Chef). You will be responsible for executing menu item production with an emphasis on quality and presentation by following the instructions of the culinary management team. We have both permanent and temporary positions available. Temporary position will end in April 2019 and will require flexible scheduling and a minimum of Friday evening and Sunday afternoon availability for Live Racing Days; additional shifts may be scheduled. Racing Days are subject to change.
Preparing, baking, cooking and presenting menu items in a timely fashion; following standardized recipes;
Preparing mis en place (“setting in place” of foods, garnishes, sauces, dishes, cutlery etc.);
Assisting the CDP’s with product receipts, breakdown, storage and rotation;
Cleaning culinary equipment after use and/or removing soiled equipment to the dish pit;
Assisting with month end inventories as directed;
Lift up to 50 pounds;
Liaising and communicating effectively with all appropriate operational departments;
Developing and cultivating strong working relationships with all stakeholders (guests, ownership and team members);
Ensuring compliance with licensing laws, health and safety and other statutory regulations;
Performing other duties as assigned or directed.
Minimum 2 years progressive culinary experience;
Culinary education is an asset;
Enrollment or completion of the ITA apprentice program an asset;
Experience working in an establishment with multiple kitchens is considered an asset;
Previous buffet experience is considered an asset;
Ability to handle multiple tasks at one time;
A willingness to learn, develop and achieve new skills for personal and professional development;
Exceptional interpersonal and communications skills;
Must be available to work a variety of shifts including days, nights and weekends;
Food Safe Level 1 Certification required;
Ability to successfully obtain a Criminal Record Check.
We’re all about providing great experiences both for our guests and our team. That’s why we do our best to educate and empower our team members. We make sure they are able to cultivate a positive culture and grow their skills, because we know it’s our people who will make Elements Casino the place to be. Whether you’re looking for a fun place to work part-time or an opportunity to build a rewarding career, it’s all here at for you. Let’s get started. It’s all you.
*Your Benefits at Elements Casino could include:
Medical & Vision Coverage
Dental Coverage
Medical Service Plan (MSP)
Life Insurance
Pension Match
Employee Share Purchase Plan
Paid Time Off
And much more……
* Benefits Eligibility may depend upon position and hours worked.
Applicants can apply online at elementscasinosurrey.com/careers or send their resume to