Pulaski Technical College

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Job Title: Food Preparation Specialist North Little Rock Campus Management Institute--Catering
Department: Culinary Arts and Hospitality
Date Posted: 9/23/2013
Job Description: Pulaski Technical College in North Little Rock, Arkansas, one of the state's fastest growing two year colleges, is accepting applications for a full-time Food Preparation Specialist to assist with catering on the main campus in North Little Rock. The Food Preparation Specialist is responsible for the day-to-day business of the Catering Events located in NLR at the PTC main campus, under the direct supervision of Catering Manager. 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 catered events. ? 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 in any area of Catering when 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. ? This position requires the ability to bend, stoop, kneel, crouch and twist. Ability to stand for prolonged periods-all day if necessary. ? Must be able to lift a minimum of 30-50 pounds on a regular basis. ? Performs other duties as assigned to include all areas of the restaurant, catering rooms, loading dock area, exterior of restaurant, etc... Specific to Main Campus Food Service: ? Caters special events including nights and weekends. ? Works directly with Culinary Arts and Hospitality Management Institute 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: MINIMUM 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 and resume 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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