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Line Cook - AVO TACO

Company: AVO TACO
Location: New Orleans
Posted on: November 26, 2022

Job Description:

If you enjoy an upbeat, positive work environment, and can deliver amazing customer service with a hundred-watt smile, AVO TACO is the place for you! We are a new fast-casual brand with a big background and we are looking for hospitality rockstars who will take pride in being able to offer our customers delicious food while also creating genuine moments of connection with our guests - making a difference in their day.

Big possibilities lie ahead for you - to grow as a person and in your career. It's truly all waiting here for you at Avo Taco.

Our ideal team member will have a fun and outgoing personality and will welcome all guests to the AVO TACO brand.

*Benefits Include: *
- 401K
- Health Insurance, including Dental and Vision
- Life Insurance
- Flexible Spending Account
- Discounted Meals
- Training & Development
- Career Advancement

*Primary Activities & Responsibilities: *

* Inspect and clean, and maintain food preparation areas, such as equipment and work surfaces, or serving areas to ensure safe and sanitary food-handling practices.
* Ensure food is stored and cooked at correct temperature by regulating temperature of ovens, broilers, grills, fryers, roasters, and other kitchen equipment.
* Ensure freshness of food and ingredients by checking for quality, keeping track of old and new items, and rotating stock.
* Knows and complies consistently with the restaurant's standard portion sizes, cooking methods, quality standards and kitchen rules, policies and procedures.
* Responsible for the quality of products served.
* Stocks and maintains sufficient levels of food products at line stations to support a smooth service period.
* Handles, stores, and rotates all food products and supplies according to restaurant policies and procedures.
* Turn or stir foods to ensure even cooking.
* Season and cook food according to recipes or personal judgment and experience.
* Bake, roast, broil, and steam meats, fish, vegetables, and other foods.
* Weigh, measure, and mix ingredients according to recipes or personal judgment, using various kitchen utensils and equipment.
* Portion, arrange, and garnish food, according to standard portion sizes and recipe specifications and serve food to servers or guests.
* Observe and test foods to determine if they have been cooked sufficiently, using methods such as tasting, smelling, or piercing them with utensils.
* Follow proper plate presentation and garnish set up for all dishes.
* Wash, peel, cut, and seed fruits and vegetables to prepare them for consumption.
* Assists in food prep assignments during off-peak periods as needed.
* Substitute for or assist other cooks during emergencies or rush periods.
* Closes the kitchen following the closing checklist for kitchen stations and assists others in closing the kitchen.
* Attend all scheduled employee meetings and offers suggestions for improvement.
* Coordinate with and assist fellow employees to meet guests' needs and support the operation of the restaurant.
* Fill-in for fellow employees where needed to ensure guest service standards and efficient operations.

* Ability to lift 12 kg.
* Reasonable range of motion such as bending, stooping, standing, walking, stirring, lifting to complete physical tasks related to responsibilities.
* Reliable and capable of working independently or following specific directives;
* Positive attitude and work ethic;
* Ability to work well under pressure with the ability to self-manage timelines and deadlines;
* Excellent multi-tasking skills with strong attention to detail and follow-through;
* Good judgment and strong sense of integrity;
* Excellent organization skills and ability to be flexible with changing priorities;

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time

Pay: $15.00 - $20.00 per hour

Benefits:
* 401(k)
* 401(k) matching
* Dental insurance
* Disability insurance
* Employee discount
* Flexible schedule
* Flexible spending account
* Health insurance
* Life insurance
* Paid sick time
* Paid time off
* Referral program
* Vision insurance
Physical setting:
* Bar
* Fast casual restaurant
Schedule:
* Monday to Friday
* Weekend availability

Work Location: One location%58047475%

Keywords: AVO TACO, New Orleans , Line Cook - AVO TACO, Other , New Orleans, Louisiana

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