Hyatt Cook 1 - Full-Time in TUCSON, Arizona

Prepares, mis en place and needed ingredients for the soups, vegetables and meats as well as other hot or cold items on the line or pantry as the recipes indicate with the instruction while over seen by the Sous Chef, Executive Sous Chef or Executive Chef. All seasoning will be authorized by the supervisor on duty as per the recipe. All proteins will not be portioned by Cook # 3 unless overseen by a supervisor. Observes and tests foods being cooked with supervision.
Is responsible for the sanitary and cleanliness of his station and other areas where needed in the kitchen. Understands and is learning the safe use of knives and the safe application of all equipment, tools in the kitchen. The Cook 1 must understand the temperature controls and adjustments for all stoves, grills, broilers and ovens. Along with specific job performance, other areas of general performance are evaluated; observe all kitchen rules, attitude and personal conduct. Essential Functions: * Checklists for opening and closing as per the chef’s instructions. * Reading all reports concerning station as supervisor instructs. * Understanding all cooking techniques recipe require. * Use and safety of all equipment and the proper cleaning of all equipment and area. * Proper ingredient use * Understanding recipes and following method properly * Must follow the safety, health and sanitation rules that apply to the kitchen and F&B department. * Performs other related duties as assigned by the Chef or immediate supervisors. * Maintains a neat, clean and orderly work area.


  • Must be able to communicate clearly and effectively both verbally and in writing. Must be able to read, understand and carry-out recipes and have basic understanding of math as it relates to recipes and conversions. EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE Strong culinary skills and a minimum of 1 year in a professional kitchen. High school education or equivalent is preferred.
    1. Effective communication skills, oral & written.
      1. Able to understand and follow verbal and written instructions. REASONING ABILITY Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form. Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations. PHYSICAL DEMANDS
        While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand, walk and ascend and descend stairs, use hands and fingers, handle or feel objects, tools or controls; reach with hands and arms; climb or balance; talk or hear; and taste and smell. The employee must regularly lift and or move up to (10) pounds, frequently lift and or move up to (50) pounds and occasionally lift and or move up to (100) pounds with assistance. Specific vision abilities required by this job include distance vision, color vision and peripheral vision. WORK ENVIRONMENT
        Indoor/Outdoor: While performing the duties of this job, the employee may be exposed to outside weather conditions.
        Hazardous Materials/Noise: The noise level in the work place is usually loud. Frequent exposure to fumes, odors, and gases. Occasional exposure to dusts, mists and poor ventilation. Constant exposure to potential mechanical, electrical, burns and radiant energy hazards. Frequent exposure to toxic, caustic chemical hazards. Equipment Used in Job: Commercial kitchen equipment and cleaning agents

Primary Location: US-AZ-Tucson
Organization: Miraval Arizona Resort and Spa
Pay Basis: Hourly
Job Level: Full-time
Job: Culinary
Req ID: TUC000288

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