FOOD PREP ASSOCIATE
Food Prep Associates assist in the preparation of delicious dishes in our kitchen / quick-food service kiosk. You’ll perform routine kitchen tasks such as setting up workstations and ingredients, so that food can be prepared according to recipes.
A great Food Prep Associate will be quick, attentive and willing to improve on the job. You will be reliable and able to follow instructions as well as all health and safety rules in the kitchen / kiosk.
The ideal candidate will also be able to function in a fast-paced, busy environment as a part of a team.
Why you should join our team :
We offer group health benefits and retirement plans for eligible teammates
Opportunities for growth and skill building - we look forward to training you and teaching you the Bento secrets
Fun events with your fellow Bentonians!
We are proud of our Bento Sushi Foundation which offers educational grants for our teammates and funding for other rewarding causes such as seafood sustainability and community involvement.
Follow the prep and production list created by the Manager to plan daily duties
Prepare cooking ingredients by washing and chopping vegetables, cutting fish etc.
Measure ingredients to be used in production
Undertake basic cooking duties such as cooking rice
Prepare simple dishes such as salads, rice bowls and sushi
Provide basic menu information to customers when requested
Maintain a clean and orderly work station by washing dishes, sanitizing surfaces, taking out trash etc.
Ensure all food and other items are labelled and stored properly
Comply with nutrition and sanitation guidelines
Perform other kitchen duties as assigned
Must be a team player with good communication skills
Patient with an ability to stay positive under pressure
High school diploma or equivalent is desirable
Knowledge of health and safety rules in a kitchen considered as asset
Ability to lift up to 25lbs
Ability to stand for an extended period of time
NO SUSHI EXPERIENCE REQUIRED Bento provides all training.
Must be available to work from 8 : 00 am to 2 : 00 pm