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Prep Cook, Shenandoah National Park

Company: Delaware North
Location: Harrisonburg
Posted on: April 1, 2024

Job Description:

The Opportunity -Delaware North Parks and Resorts is hiring a seasonal Prep Cook to join our team in Shenandoah National Park, Virginia. You will never get bored coordinating multiple orders on demand in this fast-paced environment. If you are ready to showcase your precision and attention to detail in a supportive and collaborative environment, apply now.Pay$16.00 - $16.00 / hour
Information on our comprehensive benefits package can be found at
Life in Shenandoah National ParkLooking for a new adventure? Be part of a tight-knit team fortunate enough to live and work in the natural wonder of Shenandoah National Park. With a great work/life balance, you can spend your time off exploring the over 500 miles of hiking trails.

  • Low-cost shared dormitory housing available for $50/ week including all meals, utilities, and wi-fi
  • Shared fire pit area for use in dorm area
  • Meet guests and fellow team members from around the globe
  • Tons of outdoor activities including camping, rock climbing, repelling, cycling, fishing, horseback ridingBenefits at Shenandoah
    • Weekly pay
    • Free shift meal or all meals included with on-site housing
    • 30% discount on other meals
    • Employee discounts - 30% off most items
    • Referral bonus - earn $200 for each eligible referral
    • Training and development with opportunities for internal mobility and growth including the chance to work at our other locations nationwideNote: Additional benefits including insurance and vacation are available for eligible year-round positions at other Delaware North properties - -Responsibilities -
      • Prepare food to specifications before and during unit operations, complying with all portion sizes, quality standards, department rules, policies, and procedures, and label, date and wrap food products in accordance with ServSafe procedures
      • Communicate with chef for any instructions or training
      • Uphold all health codes and sanitation regulations and follow all safety, security and kitchen procedures
      • Maintains food, utensils and equipment in a clean and orderly manner
      • Perform opening, closing, and side work duties and end-of-day inventory in accordance with guidelinesQualifications -
        • Experience working hotels and banquets, quick service/fast food, or full-service restaurant preferred but not required.
        • Prior food preparation experience preferred, but not required.
        • Ability to read and comprehend prep sheets and follow instructions
        • Capacity to use kitchen tools safely, including knives and small equipment warePhysical Requirements -
          • Must be able to lift 50 lbs, as well as stand and walk for the entire length of shift, possibly in a confined space
          • Manual ability to chop, mix, blend, whip a variety of foods and liquids and operate kitchen equipment
          • Exposed to variable temperatures and damp environments, frequently immersing hands in waterShift Details -Day shift
            Evening shift
            WeekendsWho We Are -Shenandoah National Park offers over 200,000 acres of protected lands with lots to explore including cascading waterfalls, spectacular vistas, and quiet wooded hollows. It's a great place to hike, camp, bike, fish, take photographs or go canoeing. -We offer on-site housing and a free meal during every shift.At Delaware North, you'll love where you work, who you work with, and how your day unfolds. Whether it's in sporting venues, casinos, airports, national parks, iconic hotels, or premier restaurants, there's no telling where your career can ultimately take you. We empower you to do great work in a company with 100 years of success, stability and growth. If you have drive and enjoy the thrill of making things happen - share our vision and grow with us.Delaware North Companies, Incorporated and its subsidiaries consider applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, marital or veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other legally protected status. Delaware North is an equal opportunity employer.

Keywords: Delaware North, Harrisonburg , Prep Cook, Shenandoah National Park, Hospitality & Tourism , Harrisonburg, Virginia

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