Pastry Prep Cook
Washington, DC
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Posted 19 days ago
Job Description
The Ronald Reagan Building International Trade Center, a dramatic, catering/special events venue emphasizing excellence and innovation in food quality, presentation and creativity is seeking a Pastry Prep Cook to join our culinary team.
We are seeking someone who will be able to perform assigned duties of pastry and baking food preparation and ensure that all food served is of the highest quality and ready to be served to the quests.

Responsibilities:
  • Prepares pastry food items
  • Sets up and organizes work area with all necessary supplies and equipment
  • Receives, inspects, rotates all food products to ensure that only fresh, high quality ingredients are used
  • Prepares and stores raw food products prior to final assembly of hot and cold food items
  • Adheres to established plating/presentation guidelines for hot and cold food
  • Adheres to portion control guidelines, minimizes waste
  • Ensures that quality product is prepared and served in a timely manner
  • Monitors refrigeration and holding temperatures, cleans and sanitizes work surface, washes hands frequently
  • Other duties as assigned

Qualifications:
 
  • 1 year hands on experience with quality pastry production in high volume, upscale, hotel/free standing restaurant with banquet operation
  • Thorough knowledge and understanding of Food Service Sanitation Standards
  • Ability to stand, stoop, bend lift and carry up to 50 pounds
  • Ability to read and write English
  • Ability to work flexible schedule to include weekends and holidays
  • Understands recipes and measurements so that they can be multiplied to meet exact quantities
We are Metro accessible via the Orange and Blue line at the Federal Triangle Metro stop.
For more information on our company, please visit our website at www.itcdc.com
 

 

Job Summary
Start Date
ASAP
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Hours per Week
20-30
Salary and Benefits
TBD
Required Education
Certification or Vocational
Required Experience
1 to 3 years
 This company is a Federal Contractor
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