Founded in 1863, Boston College is a Jesuit, Catholic university located six miles from downtown Boston with an enrollment of 9,150 full-time undergraduates and 4,420 graduate and professional students. Ranked 31 among national universities, Boston College has 758 full-time and 1,096 FTE faculty, 2,750 non-faculty employees, an operating budget of $956 million, and an endowment in excess of $2.2 billion.
Third Cook Basic Function and Responsibility Under direction, performs a variety of routine, supportive duties to assist in the preparation of food for use in the dining operations and/or catered events. Moderately heavy lifting is necessary.
Characteristic Duties -As assigned, assists in the preparation of food items using recipes for all meals (breakfast, lunch, receptions and dinner).
-As assigned, provides routine support in kitchen by performing duties such as, slicing, mixing, grilling, sauteing, roasting, steaming, baking and stewing.
-Under direction of individual in charge, monitors foods while cooking to maintain proper temperatures and ensure proper timing cycles.
-Transports food to serving areas, assembles and replenish food items as required.
-May transport food and equipment to catered functions and then assists in the execution of events as assigned.
-Performs routine sanitation and safety functions of work areas and equipment.
-May assist in the training of food service workers and students as directed.
-May be assigned other duties during slow periods such as semester breaks, holidays and summer.
-Performs all other reasonable duties as assigned.
Supervision Received Reports to the Chef Manager in assigned unit, while receiving functional direction from unit chef, first, cook and other support personnel.
Supervision Exercised May assist in the monitoring of work by food service workers and students as required.
Position Details: Department: BCDS Corcoran Commons Position: Third Cook- 30 Hours Grade: C View Salary Range
Qualifications Education: High School diploma. Additional relevant experience may substitute for education. NRA ServSafe certification and MRA allergen training required.
Experience: Minimum of 1 year experience in a large volume food operation.
Skills: Must be able to read and write English. Must be able to work effectively in a fast-paced operation with a diverse staff. Must have outstanding human relations skills. Must be able to operate basic kitchen equipment.
Boston College conducts background checks as part of the hiring process.
Boston College is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of any legally protected category including disability and protected veteran status. To learn more about how BC supports diversity and inclusion throughout the university please visit the Office for Institutional Diversity at http://www.bc.edu/offices/diversity.
Internal Number: 3332
About Boston College
Boston College is one of the nation's best and most selective universities, with U.S. News & World Report ranking Boston College 31st among national universities, and Forbes ranking it 26th in its 2012 America's Best Colleges listing. Boston College confers more than 4,000 degrees annually in more than 50 fields of study through eight schools and colleges. Faculty members are committed to both teaching and research having earned nearly $60 million in research grants in the last year alone. The University has made a major commitment to academic excellence. As part of its Strategic Plan, Boston College is in the process of adding 100 new faculty positions, expanding faculty and graduate research, increasing student financial aid to more than $128 million annually, and widening opportunities in key undergraduate programs, such as international study, internships and student formation.