Cook 1 - On-call temporary Much Ado Catering

Job no: 492594
Position type: Bi-Weekly - Part Time, Temp. Limited Hours
Location: Davidson
Division/Equivalent: Finance and Administration
School/Unit: Much Ado Catering
Categories: Temporary, Staff

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Much Ado Catering has openings for Part Time Cooks.

This is a limited-hour non-benefited, on-call position, perfect for those with flexible schedules looking to earn extra money. Hours will include day shifts as well as nights, weekends and could include some holidays (although major holidays off.)  Reports to Catering Chef.


To include but not limited to:

  • Preparing various food items as assigned by the Catering Chef/Sous Chef using different cooking methods.
  • Maintaining a high level of sanitation and safety.
  • Safe travel of equipment and food items to service sites using Much Ado’s vehicles.
  • Plating of meals for both casual and fine dining venues.
  • Clean up and resetting of kitchen for next day.

 Required Qualifications: 

Demonstrated ability to use common cooking methods such as Sauté, Grilling, Roasting, Poaching, Garde Manger i.e. Salad, dressing, and cold foods prep.  The ability to communicate and follow instructions in English, both orally and in writing, can lift 50 pounds and stand or walk for extended periods of time.  Ability to work in shared spaces. Experience multi-tasking in related jobs associated with catering and experience working in extremely busy settings while maintaining one's physical and mental composure. The ability to work independently. Good problem solving skills.

Must own slip resistant shoes. Must have a valid Driver’s License

Preferred Experience/Qualifications:

Experience working in Commercial Kitchens. Serve Safe Certification. Have own knives and equipment.

Experience with industrial equipment such as Steam Kettles, Tilt Skillets, and Combi-Ovens.

Working conditions:  Work can include bending, climbing stairs and carrying items weighing 50 pounds or more. Work space is a large shared commercial kitchen where slip hazards may exist. Heat and humidity are often high. 

To apply:  Go to: Please attach a current resume to your application.  Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis and hiring decisions will be made and communicated until the current need is met.

Davidson is strongly committed to achieving excellence and cultural diversity, and welcomes applications from women, members of minority groups, and others who would bring additional dimensions to the college's mission.

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