Saratoga County Chamber of Commerce
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Job Title.
Short Description of the Job.
Complete Description of the Job.
   Yaddo is looking for candidates for the position of Cook. We are looking for high- energy individuals who love cooking, want to learn, work hard and enjoy having fun at work. You will have the opportunity to learn a broad range of cuisine styles, baked goods and dessert production, bread baking, modern and classic techniques. The position is full time and will require the combination of some evenings and some mornings. This position is eligible for our full-time employee benefits. Essential Duties & Responsibilities A cook at Yaddo will work closely with Head Chef and Sous Chefs in producing family-style, single seating dinners for around 20 guests each evening. The cook will also be responsible for some AM shifts which entail solo breakfast set up, break down, and lunch production. We cook daily changing lunch and dinner menus of wholesome and creative dishes that elevate fresh and simple ingredients, showcasing the best of the season, based on sustainable relationships with local suppliers and farmers. Experience & Expectation 1-2 years of experience in a comparable kitchen setting required. Culinary education preferred but not required if the candidate exhibits strong skills and a professional demeanor. It is expected that candidates work in a clean and organized fashion, take direction from multiple leaders, work as a team, and have reliable transportation. Candidates must have excellent attendance and punctuality as well as a desire for long-term employment. You must be able to take direction and re- direction well from the Head Chef, as we are focused on turning out the best possible product for our guests. Company Description Yaddo is one of the nation's preeminent residential artists' communities on a 400 acre estate in Saratoga Springs, New York. We have a beautiful, well equipped kitchen in an historic mansion. We are a small team who come in every day excited to cook and serve good food to good people. We use quality ingredients, sourced from the Hudson Valley and surrounding area. And we maintain a kitchen garden to harvest homegrown vegetables, flowers and herbs.
Job Category.
   Restaurant and Food Service
Job Level.
   Entry Level
Position Type.
   Full Time
Salary Information.
   Salary Range: $13.00 to $13.00 per Hour
For More Information Contact.
   Chef Michael Blake
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Employer Info.
P.O. Box 395
Saratoga Springs, NY 12866
To Mail Application To Employer.
PO Box 395
Saratoga Springs, NY12866
Attention: Chef Michael Blake
To Fax Application To Employer.
   Fax Number:518-584-1312
Attention:Chef Michael Blake

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