This position will be located at theRoyal Botanical Gardens.We dedicate our expertise in horticulture, conservation, science and education to connect people, plants and place for the purpose of nurturing and preserving healthy growing life on our planet.Royal Botanical Gardens is located at the western tip of Lake Ontario. Four distinct formal gardens are contained with 1,100 hectares of nature reserve, nestled into the slopes of Niagara Escarpment World Biosphere Reserve. Explore and enjoy the many historical outdoor plant collections, the indoor Mediterranean Garden, and 27 km of nature trails. You can learn more about our venue here:https://www.rbg.ca/The Kitchen Prep Cook prepares food to be served to guests at locations throughout the venue. The Kitchen Prep Cook is responsible for preparing fruits, vegetables, salads and meats to recipe.The employee must maintain excellent attendance and be available to work events as scheduled per business need.Spectra, an industry leader in sports, entertainment and venue management, is dedicated to recruiting and developing individuals with the skills, experience, desire, and values to contribute to the continued growth and success of our organization. Together, with our 250+ sports & entertainment venue partners, we transform events into experiences! These experiences create excitement, turn heads, and make memories. Come Join Us!You can learn more about Spectraatwww.spectraexperiences.com/Responsible for preparing hot and cold foods following standard recipes.Responsible for cleaning work areas, equipment, utensils, dishes and silverware.Responsible for cutting and/or slicing meat.Responsible for washing, peeling and cutting fruit and vegetables to prepare for cooking or serving.Responsible for mixing ingredients for green salads, fruit salads, vegetable salads and pasta salads.Ensures all kitchen equipment is operating properly and reports maintenance needs to the Executive Chef or Sous Chef.Must show demonstrated ability to meet the company standard for excellent attendance.Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:Ability to operate Kitchen equipment to include broiler, steamer, chef knife, convection oven, mixer and slicer.Ability to work in a team-oriented, fast-paced, event-driven environment.Ability to communicate with employees, co-workers, management staff and guest in a clear, business-like and respectful manner which focuses on generating a positive enthusiastic and cooperative work environment.Possess valid food handling certificate if required by state and federal regulations.Education, Qualifications and Experience:Experience working in a fast-paced kitchen in a Prep Cook capacity is preferred.SPECTRA IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYMENT EMPLOYER.