coloradosprings | Prep Cook in Aurora, CO

Prep Cook

  • The Juniper Pig
  • $27,560.00 - 37,330.00 / Year *
  • 1300 Ironton St
  • Aurora, CO 80010
  • Part-Time
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The Juniper Pig is dedicated to returning the old-world , sustainable craft of butchery to our neighborhoods. We are committed to providing the highest quality of fresh meats, charcuterie and menu items to community residents and friends in the local food scene. We aim to foster a healthy way of eating and a natural and sustainable lifestyle and support producers dedicated to responsible raising of animals.

As a Food Service Member, primary responsibilities include prep work for menu items and other prepared foods and prepare made-to-order sandwiches and other menu items; with efficiency and consistent adherence to quality in preparation, presentation and taste. In addition, you ll support and promote The Juniper Pig s mission and commitments to our customers. For those with interest, being a Juniper Pig Team Member will offer learning opportunities in meat processing, i.e. sausage making, and other aspects of butchery.

Wages

  • Full or Part-time: $10-14/hour, based on experience

Duties & Responsibilities

Customer Service

  • Help create and maintain a culture of friendliness, helpfulness and authenticity, where customer experience is the measure of success
  • Take menu orders and prepare menu items to customer satisfaction
  • Assist with answering customer phone calls and taking and filling of orders

Retail Management

  • Work efficiently and independently in all aspects of scratch made production
  • Multi-task between orders while working a busy flattop station (prepping, restocking and cleaning) throughout shift
  • Ensure that prepared ingredients are organized, presentable, properly labeled and visual appealing
  • Ensure that all product is properly stored and rotated (FIFO)
  • Responsible for adhering to production schedules
  • Prepare rotisserie items
  • Consistently deliver highest quality product, demonstrating integrity in process and technique
  • Practice good and safe knife skills
  • Maintain clean equipment and work areas to maintain health and sanitation standards

Position Requirements

  • 3 months experience in food prep in a comparable setting (deli, butcher shop, grocery store department or QSR)
  • 1+ year of experience total in food/culinary trade (some combination of culinary school, line cooking, food production, catering, etc.)
  • Comfortable providing customer service
  • Knowledge of food safety & handling requirements
  • Accepts changes and cooperates with management on actions designed to improve store operations and finances
  • Commitment to principles of sustainable meat production and mission of The Juniper Pig
  • Ability to lift 40 pounds
  • In a work day: standing/walking 6+ hours
  • Ability to communicate effectively and maintain good working relationships with co-workers
  • Knowledgeable use of email and Point of Sale systems

Availability to work a varied schedule; including days, evenings, weekends and holidays

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* The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.