Lead Line Cook(Full Time)

Canton, MI (Restaurant) | Full Time | Restaurant

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Job Description

Starting At: $14/Hr

Calling all Foodies! Don’t romaine calm, Busch’s is HIRING! Do you love food, fun and people? Are you looking for growth, development and excellent wages? We could make the perfect pear!

Our industry is ever changing and we are looking for individuals who are passionate about food and people. We are a family-owned, Michigan based company that is heavily rooted in the communities we serve.  Busch’s offers its employees benefits such as employee discounts, medical benefits including dental and optical, 401K with company match (restrictions apply) and even tuition reimbursement for qualifying students!

Specific Accountabilities:

 

  • Prepares a variety of meats, seafood, poultry, vegetables and other food items for cooking in broilers, ovens, grills, fryers and a variety of other kitchen equipment.
  • Assumes 100% responsibility for quality of products served.
  • Provides leadership and guidance to the back of the house associates in the absences of the Executive Store Chef.
  • Knows and complies consistently with-out standard portion sizes, cooking methods, quality standards and kitchen rules, policies and procedures.
  • Stocks and maintains sufficient levels of food products at line stations to assure a smooth service period.
  • Portions food products prior to cooking according to standard portion sizes and recipe specifications.
  • Maintains a clean and sanitary work station area including tables, shelves, grills, broilers, fryers, pasta cookers, sauté burners, convection oven, flat top range and refrigeration equipment.
  • Prepares item for broiling, grilling, frying sautéing or other cooking methods by portioning, battering, breading, seasoning and/or marinating.
  • Follows proper plate presentation and garnish set up for all dishes.
  • Handles, stores and rotates all products properly.
  • Assists in food prep assignments during off-peak periods as needed.
  • Closes the kitchen properly and follows the closing checklists for kitchen stations
  • Assists others in closing the kitchen.
  • Attends all scheduled employee meetings and brings suggestions for improvement.
  • Demonstrate behaviors that will win guests for life.   
  • Demonstrate personal accountability for meeting expectations, goals, and quality of work. 
  • Communicate clearly and in a timely manner and use constructive feedback to make improvements. 
  • Work together as one team by recognizing accomplishments, demonstrating respect and appreciation, and actively helping others. 
  • Execute with operational integrity by anticipating problems, taking preventative measures, and adapting to changes that improve our operations or guest experience. 
  • Consistently follow Busch’s policies and procedures.
  • Share our passion for our products by being familiar with our products and services and actively seeking and sharing that information.  

Skills & Requirements

Requirements:

Education, Experience and Skills:

  •          A minimum of 4 years of experience in kitchen preparation and cooking
  •          Proficient communication skills, including written, verbal and listening skill
  •          Proficient engagement skills to make decisions and solve problems to improve the                 guest’s experience.
  •          Proficient cleaning abilities to meet visual standards.

 

Physical Requirements:

 

  • Lifting - Up to 60 lbs.
  • Standing - Approximately 100% of shift
  • Walking/Bending/Reaching - Approx 50% of shift
  • Squatting/Kneeling/Pushing/Pulling/ Twisting – Approx. 20% of shift
  • Repetitive Motion: Hand and wrist – Approximately 80% of work shift

Busch’s is a family owned premier grocery retailer with multiple stores in Southeast Michigan. We are consistently recognized by our guests as an industry leader when it comes to service, product selection, store design and overall atmosphere. You can take pride in being a member of the Busch’s family and working in an environment where we truly care about our guests and the products we serve. We also take great care of the associates that take care of our guests. At Busch’s, we realize that without caring, motivated and personable associates, there would be no guests to serve.