Lead Cook- Steakhouse (FT)

in Hammond, IN

Lead Cook- Steakhouse (FT) Job

Job Description Job Attributes+

  • Job ID

    190004MW

  • Req #

    126969

  • Job Category

    Food & Beverage

  • Job Location

    777 Casino Center Drive, Hammond, IN 46320, US

  • Travel

    No

  • Remote

    No

SUMMARY

To assist in providing a superior gaming experience, unattainable by our competitor, where guests can indulge themselves without apology.  Perform duties to cook food such as sauces, gravies and other foods of medium and higher complexity.  Provide part-time supervision of Cooks I, II and maintains a clean food preparation area.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

·        Check and ensure adequate supply of foods and seasonings.

·        Checks that food is adequately prepared for cooking and serving.

·        Prepare sauces, gravies and other foods of medium and higher complexity according to directions.

·        Operate various cooking stations and all cooking equipment.

·        Recommend adjusting cycles of menus based on food quantities and great demand.

·        Ensure cleanliness of food preparation areas.

·        Supervise the activities of Cooks I and Cooks II as required providing instruction and guidance as necessary.

·        Organize cooking and food storage areas.

·        Oversee carving station at banquets as assigned.

·        Follow safety rules and keeps work area clean and orderly.

·        Break down workstation, clean and restock

·        Create specials for assigned outlets, utilizing both new and dated products.

·        Ensure sanitation guidelines are followed as directed by the local health department.

·        Open assigned outlets in a timely fashion as instructed by a Sous/Executive Chef.

·        Conduct self in an appropriate professional manner at all times.

·        Consistently follow through with the appropriate actions when asked to complete projects or tasks. 

·        Must be able to work various shifts and hours to include holidays and weekends.

·        Required to take and pass a Food Service Sanitation course within one year of accepting the position.

·        Other duties as assigned.

·        Rate of Pay $14-$16 based on experience.

Job Qualifications

  • Must be 18 years or older.
  • Must be able to work various shifts and hours to include holidays and weekends.

Caesars Entertainment Corporation is the world's most geographically diversified casino-entertainment company. Since its beginning in Reno, Nevada, more than 75 years ago, Caesars has grown through development of new resorts, expansions and acquisitions, and now operates casinos on four continents. The company's resorts operate primarily under the Harrah's®, Caesars® and Horseshoe® brand names. Caesars also owns the World Series of Poker® and the London Clubs International family of casinos. Caesars Entertainment is focused on building loyalty and value with its guests through a unique combination of great service, excellent products, unsurpassed distribution, operational excellence and technology leadership. Caesars is committed to environmental sustainability and energy conservation and recognizes the importance of being a responsible steward of the environment.

Join the thousands of winners at Horseshoe Casino Hammond! Located only 20 minutes from downtown Chicago, we have a wide variety of slots and tables in an atmosphere as legendary as Jack Binion himself. And with more than 350,000-square-feet, there's no shortage of action at Horseshoe Casino! The Poker Room attracts players of all skill levels to compete in a wide array of tournaments throughout the year, from daily games to World Series of Poker Circuit Events! Even appetites win at Horseshoe Casino!  Sweeping views of Lake Michigan greet diners at Jack Binion’s Steak and The Village Square Buffet.  Offering a packed schedule of the hottest entertainers, The Venue at Horseshoe Hammond holds up to 3,300 people and boasts a state-of-the-art sound and lighting system. 

GREAT OPPORTUNITIES FOR GROWTH! Stick with Caesarsand you can go places. Just climb aboard the most progressive career building system in the industry and hold on as Horseshoe Casino helps you get where you want to be. With programs such as referral bonuses, tuition reimbursement, 401-k and company-wide internal transfer opportunities, you'll have every opportunity to turn your job at Horseshoe Casino into something more.

Horseshoe Casino reserves the right to make changes to the job description whenever necessary. 

As a part of Horseshoe Casino’s employment process, finalist candidates will be required to complete a drug test and background check prior to an offer being extended.  Horseshoe Casino is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, national origin, gender, age, religion, disability, sexual orientation, veteran status, or marital status.

Additional Information

Who We Are

Enlisting Heroes, our company-wide veteran hiring initiative, is not just the right thing to do, it is also the smart thing to do.

Enlisting Heroes seeks to harness the skills and aptitudes veterans acquire throughout their military career and apply them to the business world. At Caesars Entertainment, there is no shortage of examples of veterans transitioning from successful careers in the military to successful careers in the gaming industry in a range of functions from property management, logistics, human resources, and more. Our mission “We inspire grown-ups to play” fuels our passion for an exciting guest experience and a rewarding career. If you have the desire to create memorable experiences, personalize rewards and delight every guest, every team member every time, we invite you to explore our dynamic yet unique career opportunities. Employees of the Caesars family of resort casinos are driven by our Mission, Vision, and Values. We take great pride in living our values:
+ Integrity & Rigor

+ Service with Passion

+ Celebrating Success

+ Diversity & Caring Culture

What We Offer

+ INNOVATION & GAMING HOSPITALIY

We're adding more experiences, expanding to more locations, innovating with more technology, and giving our guests more to talk about. #czrmomentum

+ UPWARD MOBILITY

With our strong promote-from-within culture, educational assistance programs, and leadership development courses, you'll have every opportunity to turn your job into something more. #lifeatcaesars

+ COMMUNITY IMPACT & PHILANTHROPY

Supporting our communities comes naturally to us. We clocked 409,600 volunteer hours in 2016 and $73.5 million gifted from the Caesars Foundation to date. @citizencaesars

Perks & Benefits

Our Partners

FourBlock Veteran Career Development Hiring Our Heroes USO Military Spouse Employment Partnership ESGR

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