Master Cook - Garde Manger (ARIA)

  • MGM Resorts International
  • Las Vegas, NV, USA
  • Jan 12, 2019
Chefs, Cooks, Food Preparation Workers

Job Description

**Location:**

Las Vegas, Nevada

Become one of the stars behind the show and become part of the world?s most powerful entertainment brands. Our Company has one exciting mission: **_To entertain the human race_** .

It is the primary responsibility of the Master Cook to perform advanced cooking procedures and operate a specific station with others or independently. All duties are to be performed in accordance with departmental and property policies, practices, and procedures.

+ Prepare both hot and cold items and demonstrate a variety of cooking techniques.

+ Ensure all products are rotating on a first-in, first-out philosophy.

+ Ensure all requisitions are processed properly and placed in designated area.

+ Properly label and date all products to ensure safekeeping and sanitation.

+ Able to apply advanced knife skills required for service.

+ Ensure food quality is superior and take action to correct any irregularities.

+ Conduct inventory on a regular basis to ensure proper par levels.

+ Anticipate guests? needs, respond promptly and acknowledge all guests, however busy and whatever time of day.

+ Maintain positive guest relations at all times.

+ Monitor and maintain cleanliness, sanitation and organization of assigned work areas.

+ Maintain and strictly abide by State sanitation/Health regulations and Hotel requirements.

+ Conduct training for Cooks, Pantry Workers and Kitchen Helpers on job responsibilities.

+ Maintain Supervisory role in the absence of the Chef and/or Sous Chefs.

+ Meet with Sous Chef/Executive Chef to review assignments, anticipated business levels, changes and other information pertinent to the job performance.

+ Perform all other duties as requested.

**Required:**

+ At least 18 years of age.

+ At least 2 years related experience in a similar high-volume environment.

+ Ability to take initiative and exhibit flexibility.

+ Ability to skillfully and knowledgeably work each kitchen stations.

+ Ability to maintain an exceptional menu knowledge and attention to detail with plate presentation.

+ Ability to skillfully apply culinary techniques.

+ Working knowledge of all food products.

+ A highly motivated and energetic personality.

+ Excellent customer service skills.

+ Able to lead and mentor a team.

+ Have interpersonal skill to deal effectively with all business contacts.

+ Professional appearance and demeanor.

+ Work varied shifts, including weekends and holidays.

+ High school diploma or equivalent.

+ Able to effectively communicate in English, in both written and oral forms.

**Preferred:**

+ Previous experience working in a similar resort setting.

*This is not intended to include every duty or responsibility of the job nor is it intended to be an all-inclusive list of the skills and abilities required to do this job.

MGM Resorts International develops, builds and operates unique destination resorts designed to provide a total resort experience, including first-class accommodations and dining, world-class entertainment, state-of-the-art meeting and convention facilities, and high-quality retail and gaming experiences.

With 77,000+ employees, the Company is one of the world's leading global hospitality and entertainment companies with 23 resorts. We?re proud to be recognized for our commitment to being socially responsible, including an industry-leading diversity and inclusive culture, community engagement and philanthropy initiatives, and a commitment to environmentally sustainable approaches in development and operations.

While we operate leading resorts and amenities, ultimately it is the people of MGM Resorts who make the difference daily by providing the ultimate guest experience. We welcome you to join us.

If you are an individual with a disability and need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application process, or in order to perform the essential functions of a position, please contact our Corporate Diversity and Disability Outreach department at 1- or email .

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. We are also committed to protecting the privacy of visitors to our employment application site, including the protection of any personal information provided to us. For more information about MGM Resorts International, including our privacy policy at and commitment to diversity and inclusion, please visit at careers.