Pulaski Technical College

Job Information

Job Title: Food Preparation Specialist
Department: Culinary
Date Posted: 1/14/2013
Closing Date: 3/19/2013
Job Description: Pulaski Technical College in Little Rock, Arkansas, the state's largest two year college, is accepting applications for a full-time Food Preparation Specialist in the Pulaski Technical College Arkansas Culinary School on the main campus at the Big Rock Bistro. The Food Preparation Specialist is responsible for the day-to-day business of the Big Rock Bistro, under the direct supervision of the Food Service Manager of the Pulaski Technical College Arkansas Culinary School. GENERAL RESPONSIBILITIES: ? Maintains systems and procedures for the ordering, receiving, storing, preparing, and serving of all food and related items. ? Takes responsibility for the performance of the Caf? ? Plans and coordinates menu. ? Responds to customer complaints. ? Adheres to uniform standards. ? Meets and greeting customers. ? Advises customers on menu. ? Maintains high standards of quality control, hygiene, and health and safety. ? Checks stock levels and ordering supplies. ? Assists on Cash register as needed. ? Assists in any area of the Caf?hen circumstances dictate. ? Assists in preparation and execution of catered events, both in house and without. ? Maintains a clean workstation throughout shift. ? Assists in maintaining a clean and orderly front of house. ? Maintains a positive attitude in the execution of duties. ? Displays a high level of commitment to the team and to the job. ? Performs other duties as assigned to include all areas of the restaurant, catering rooms, loading dock area, exterior of restaurant, etc. ? Caters special events including nights and weekends. ? Works directly with the ACS faculty and staff to coordinate culinary classes for ACS students. ? Shares kitchen facility/space with ACS faculty and students for instructional purposes. ? Works directly with ACS faculty/staff/students to cater special events. ? Promotes the goals of the school both internally and externally. ? Promotes the mission of Pulaski Technical College.
Minimum Requirements: Certified or Certifiable with the American Culinary Association. Applicable food service/restaurant work experience. Commitment to the mission of the comprehensive two-year college and its role in total community development. Understanding and commitment to equal access/equal opportunity.
Preferred Qualifications: Certified or Certifiable with the American Culinary Association. Applicable food service/restaurant work experience. Commitment to the mission of the comprehensive two-year college and its role in total community development. Understanding and commitment to equal access/equal opportunity.
Benefits: Comprehensive benefits package to include life insurance, health insurance, vacation, sick leave, retirement and tuition waiver for full-time benefits eligible employees.
Contact Info: Interested candidates should submit a Pulaski Technical College employment application, resume and unofficial college transcripts to: Pulaski Technical College, Office of Human Resources, 3000 West Scenic Drive, North Little Rock, Arkansas 72118. AA/EOE

Pulaski Technical College
3000 West Scenic Drive
North Little Rock, AR 72118
Phone: (501) 812-2200

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