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Cook

The Westin San Diego, San Diego, CA



Posted November 18, 2017 R-130771

You bring the dishes that the chef creates to life. The chef relies on you to “get it right” and you take pride in making it happen. The bustle and sometimes intensity of the kitchen energizes you. You understand the importance of staying within budget and know exactly how much to prep. You also understand that cleanliness in the kitchen and safe food handling is key. The kitchen team is tight and you’re a valued player. And as a motivated active listener, you’re well positioned to learn all things culinary. If you’re ready to take your culinary passion to the next level, consider an opportunity as Cook with Interstate.

As a Cook, you will

  • Carefully and safely prepare food according to chef direction and as ordered by the server, taking care to portion correctly and present appealingly.
  • Ensure food safety by dating and rotating food containers, safely storing perishables, and maintaining a sanitary work environment.
  • Check pars for shift use, ensuring that correct amounts are pulled for prep and noting items that need replenishment.
  • Do your part to stay within budget by taking steps to control food waste, loss and usage.

Fundamentals

A high school education or equivalent education is helpful, with a minimum of one-year food service or related experience required. The ability to operate, maintain and properly clean culinary equipment is expected. This position requires full mobility and the ability to lifting, carrying and pulling up to 40 pounds.

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Interstate will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against associates or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another associate or applicant. However, associates who have access to the compensation information of other associates or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other associates or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by Interstate, or (c) consistent with Interstate’s legal duty to furnish information.

The Westin San Diego

400 West Broadway

San Diego, CA 92101

Telephone (619) 239-4500

The Westin San Diego

436 Room Hotel

Our Hotel

The Westin San Diego Hotel provides a retreat to one of downtown San Diego's landmark hotels. The hotel now has a distinctly upscale, contemporary feel, inspired by soothing elements of nature. With a complete revitalization of guestrooms, restaurant, lobby, public areas, San Diego meeting space, two new Legal War Rooms, Tangent and a new WestinWORKOUT® Fitness Studio, the newly refurbished urban retreat will transform every aspect of a stay into a revitalizing experience. 

The Westin San Diego Hotel $15 million dollar transformation includes a new look and feel to 29,000 sq. ft of versatile San Diego meeting and banquet space. With enhanced catering and event planning services, and the latest in meetings technology, combined with its premiere downtown location that offers immediate accessibility to the Superior Court of California San Diego’s Courthouse and the Gaslamp, San Diego Harbor, and Little Italy neighborhoods, Westin San Diego’s renovated meeting and event spaces serve as ideal venues for meetings of all sizes, social gatherings and celebrations, and weddings.