TBest Services is seeking to hire a Prep Cook for one of our clients in Baltimore, MD. This role requires a culinary enthusiast who is willing to showcase their skills both onsite and at high profile events. This part-time position offers a flexible schedule, making it perfect for those looking to balance their passion for cooking with other commitments.
- Adhere to the chef’s prep list to ensure efficient daily operations of the catering team.
- Organize, label, and stock all ingredients on shelves for optimum efficiency and accessibility.
- Accurately measure, season, and prepare ingredients to ensure dishes meet our high standards.
- Undertake a range of cooking duties, from sauce reductions to preparing intricate entrees, tailored to event themes.
- Craft foundational dishes, ranging from salads to entrees.
- Efficiently set up workstations at various event venues or on-site, ensuring seamless cooking processes.
- Maintain exemplary hygiene standards at all event venues, ensuring the setups leave no trace post-event.
- Ensure proper storage protocols for all ingredients and prepared items.
- Fulfill other kitchen-related tasks as assigned.
Qualifications & Skills:
- Proven experience as a prep cook, with a minimum of 2-3 years in the field.
- A solid understanding of health and safety standards, especially in dynamic event environments.
- Mastery over essential kitchen tools and utensils.
- Stellar communication and collaboration skills for event-based operations.
- A knack for performing under pressure without compromising on quality.
- Reliable transportation is advantageous.
- A high school diploma or its equivalent is beneficial; a culinary school background stands out.
- Possessing a Food Handler Certification.
Pay rate: $18 – $22 per hour, based on experience and specific event requirements.
Schedule: Flexible, depends on events
TBest Services is where passion meets professional excellence. If you’re eager to showcase your expertise in the dynamic world of event catering, join our large catering services team.
TBest Services values diversity and inclusion. We are an equal opportunity employer and welcome all candidates.