Hilton Garden Inn Rockford
Our busy restaurant is looking for a detail-oriented individual with exceptional time management abilities who is passionate about providing our clients with an exceptional dining experience. As our next line cook, you will be responsible for ensuring that every dish is cooked and presented following appropriate recipes, presentation standards, and with accuracy for the guest order. We need an experienced cook who is comfortable with a variety of cooking techniques such as poaching, braising, roasting, charbroiling, sautéing, grilling, frying, and baking. Our ideal applicant is a team player who can successfully communicate with other kitchen staff to keep our restaurant running efficiently. If you have a friendly and energetic attitude with a passion for food, please apply today!
- Recognize and adhere to quality requirements for meats, vegetables, fruits, and dairy products, as well as correct storage and waste management
- Assemble a system of food stations and fill them with everything they need for the shift
- Maintain work stations, including all countertops, utensils, equipment, and refrigeration in a clean and sanitary condition per health and safety regulations
- Interact with visitors, vendors, and associates while maintaining a professional and positive attitude
- Cook food orders at stations by following established recipes and presentation standards for grilling, broiling, and sautéing menu items
- Must have excellent communication and interpersonal skills with customers and coworkers
- Must be a hard worker with high attention to detail and have a strong work ethic
- Educational requirements include a high school diploma or equivalent GED certificate
- Previous experience working in food service is preferred
- Candidates need a strong understanding of compliance with kitchen safety and food storage requirements
About Hilton Garden Inn Rockford
Off I-90 and Highway 20, we're two miles north of Six Flags Hurricane Harbor. Highway access puts us within 15 minutes of downtown Rockford, Anderson Japanese Gardens, and Discovery Center Museum, with Chicago Rockford International Airport 12 miles away. Enjoy our activity pool, with a zero-depth area for the little ones, and a fitness center.