Grimaldi's Pizzeria is Hiring for Kitchen Prep / Salad Cooks!
As a Grimaldi’s Kitchen Prep / Salad Cook, you are an extension of the Company. The goal of our employees is to create an extraordinary experience for all our guests, and our back of house employees are a critical component of this process.
You are responsible for receiving, preparing and presenting the high-quality food items that Grimaldi’s is known for and exceed our guest’s expectations.
We consider ourselves lucky to have the ability to throw both a lunch and dinner party every day for our extended family, and you are the Chef! We want every guest to feel at home when in our restaurants, and it all starts with you.
Our Kitchen Prep / Salad Cooks directly support our mission to run the best pizzeria in the world where family and friends gather for great food and good times.
Your Specific Responsibilities :
Follows recipes and / or product directions for preparing, seasoning, cooking, and serving food items.
Communicates ticket times and potential problems to the manager on duty and servers as necessary.
Maintains a clean and sanitary work environment by upholding Grimaldi’s safety and sanitation guidelines in conjunction with state and county health codes.
Operates a variety of kitchen equipment; measures and mixes ingredients, washes, peels, cuts and dices fruits and vegetables.
Stock, date, rotate, and check temperature of product to maintain the highest quality.
Receives deliveries and stores food in refrigerators and freezers.
Makes lists of items that need to be ordered and assists in keeping the kitchen organized.
Prepares the ingredients for cooks to fully execute the items that are offered on the menu.
Maintains and assists in cleaning the kitchen before closing of shift.
Performs all other responsibilities as directed by the business or as assigned by management.
About You :
A positive attitude and a genuine desire to exceed guest’s service expectations and provide a quality food items.
Possesses / is able to obtain food handler’s card.
Is knowledgeable of safe food-handling procedures, sanitary kitchen conditions, and proper hand washing techniques, and possesses a clear understanding of weights and measures.
Can effectively communicate and work collectively with managers and other employees.
Demonstrates excellent organizational, time management, multi-tasking skills, and can handle criticism well and learn from mistakes during the training process.
Can lift and / or move up to 50 pounds as well as to bend, twist, and stand for extended periods of time to perform normal job functions.
Works in hot environment with extreme temperatures and requires frequent use of sharp knives, utensils, hot plates and cooking equipment.
Some of the Benefits :
Opportunities for advancement for both full and part-time positions.
Comprehensive training program.
Flexible work schedules.
Ability to start or build a career, make friends, and join a great family.
What You Can Expect :
A full-service restaurant built on the 8 Slices of Culture , with a company committed to running the best pizzeria in the world where family and friends gather for great food and good times.
Our culture is a driving force in how we operate, make decisions and interact with one another.
Our key ingredients consist of three simple things : People, Product and Service. By combining these 3 ingredients with Grimaldi’s 8 Slices of Culture, we run the best pizza restaurants in the world.
Quality People, Product, Service
Family Opportunity, Diversity, Trust
Teamwork Creativity, Passion, Success
Communication Listening, Understanding, Resolution
Energy Welcoming, Positive, Fun
Accountability Responsibility, Commitment, Focus
Hospitality Generosity, Smile, Yes
Integrity Respect, Honesty, Values