ARAMARK Food Service Lead Worker - Yosemite - Big Trees Lodge in Fresno, California

Overview:

Aramark (NYSE: ARMK) is in the customer service business across food, facilities and uniforms, wherever people work, learn, recover, and play. United by a passion to serve, our more than 270,000 employees deliver experiences that enrich and nourish the lives of millions of people in 22 countries around the world every day. Aramark is recognized among the Most Admired Companies by FORTUNE and the World’s Most Ethical Companies by the Ethisphere Institute. Learn more at www.aramark.com at http://www.aramark.com/ or connect with us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/aramark and Twitter at http://www.twitter.com/aramark .

Aramark’s leisure group specializes in lodging, recreation, conference centers and meeting services. The scope of our operations includes lodging, conference and meeting space, houseboats and other marine activities, retail merchandise, casual and fine dining experiences, and interpretive tours in some of this country's most pristine protected lands and national parks. We have been active partners with the National Park Service for over 20 years, providing high-quality visitor services in numerous locations across the United States. We are one of the nation’s leading managers of conference centers with a strong focus on customer experience. We are considered a premier provider of professional services by clients and competition alike, committed to providing high-quality recreation, hospitality and authentic experiences to clients and visitors from all over the world.

Description:

Pantry Person Yosemite (Big Trees Lodge Summer 2018)

Job Summary: Responsible for bulk preparation of cold foods for all meals and maintenance of a clean and sanitary work station at all times while working in a fast-paced environment. This position is located in various environments which include fine dining, casual restaurants and fast food kitchens. This position requires the flexibility to work varied shifts, weekends and holidays.

Essential Functions:

  • Provide excellent customer service to internal and external customers

  • Prepare bulk sauces, dressings and batters

  • Maintain clean and sanitary work area

  • Maintain proper portion control

  • Retrieve and transport various food products weighing up to 50 pounds for preparation

  • Operate manual and mechanical food processing equipment

  • Assembly of large volume of cold food items

  • Prepare items for storage and transport to storage areas

  • Prepare sandwiches, salads, and complete prep work

  • Instruct and train salad makers and pantry persons

  • Sweep, mop, and empty trash cans as needed

  • Follow Aramark recycling policies

  • Supervise pantry in absence of Garde Manger

  • Perform other duties as assigned by management

Qualifications:

Qualifications:

  • Must have 6 months of prior kitchen experience

  • Must have 2 years prior pantry/cooking experience

  • Must have ability to supervise operation

  • Knowledge of the proper use and cleaning of kitchen equipment

  • Must have valid Aramark Food Handler’s Certification

  • Must have completed the Aramark Food Sanitation class and the Aramark Back Injury Prevention class

  • Must have knowledge of all hot and cold food stations

  • Must be able to multitask and function in a professional manner under pressure from guests and/or supervisors

  • Ability to read, write, speak, and understand English well is desired

  • Must be able to work in a fast-paced work environment

Equipment Used: Oven, Mixer, Grill, Steamer, Calculator, Cutlery, Dishwasher, Chef Knives, Other Cooking Equipment, Computer, Photocopier

Travel Requirements: Little or No Travel (>10%)

Lifting Requirements: HEAVY - Lifting 50 pounds maximum with frequent lifting and/or carrying objects. Ability to transport 300 pound using a cart.

Physical Requirements : BENDING CONSTANT KEYING/FINGERING FREQUENT HEARING CONSTANT REACHING CONSTANT SEEING CONSTANT SPEAKING CONSTANT STANDING CONSTANT WALKING CONSTANT LIFTING CONSTANT

Aramark is an EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY/AFFIRMATIVE ACTION employer – Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran