Santa Barbara, California
Hospitality & Tourism (Food Preparation and Serving Related Occupations)
Job Type
Temp to Perm
Working Hours
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
US$ 18.00 - US$ 22.00 per hour
Ref. Number
Costanza, Daniel S., Spherion
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Job Description

Respectable Goleta client is seeking an individual to plan and prepare products according to recipes that meet standards of quality/quantity and meet portion control guidelines.

Reviews menus and production orders to determine type and quantities of meats, vegetables, soups, and use of leftovers to be prepared.
Directs and prepares all food in sufficient quantities to cover all food service requirements, timing preparation to meet service schedules, and food handling in accordance with sanitary standards.
Follows standardized recipes to control food waste and costs to assure high quality products.
Measures and mixes ingredients according to standardized recipes, operating a variety of kitchen equipment such as blenders, mixers, grinders, and slicers to make sauces, soups, stews, and casseroles, which include modified diet foods.
Plans cooking schedules so that foods will be ready at specified times.
Confers with Chef for modification of recipes. The Chef will confer with Clinical Nutrition Manager to review and approve changes of any modified diet recipes.

Working hours: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Knowledge of institutional and commercial food preparation cooking, serving and storage with ability to follow standardized recipes.
Knowledge of menu planning and food portion control.
Ability to do simple arithmetic used in standardized recipes.
Knowledge of commercial kitchen equipment operation, up keep and energy practices, institutional kitchen safety, sanitation and cleaning practices.
Ability to communicate effectively orally and in writing, work effectively with others and work independently.

High School

1-4 years

Temperature control, sanitation and timeliness are equally important.
Demonstrates knowledge of and follows all safety practices, standard precautions, principles of electrical, fire and life safety procedures.
Demonstrates initiative and self-improvement in job knowledge and skills.
Demonstrates compliance with Hospital policies and procedures.

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