Cooks, Short Order

Cooks, Short Order

Prepare and cook to order a variety of foods that require only a short preparation time. May take orders from customers and serve patrons at counters or tables.

Key Competencies * Dependability * Self Control * Cooperation * Stress Tolerance * Attention to Detail * Initiative * Adaptability/Flexibility * Integrity * Concern for Others * Independence

Representative Tasks * Clean food preparation equipment, work areas, and counters or tables. * Perform general cleaning activities in kitchen and dining areas. * Perform food preparation tasks, such as making sandwiches, carving meats, making soups or salads, baking breads or desserts, and brewing coffee or tea.


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Job Family Food Preparation and Serving Related

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