Petit Poutinerie / The Poutine Truck

Naughty food made in the nicest way.

Who we are:

We are Petit Poutinerie, an owner-operated fast-classy food company in Rochester, NY.  We have a brick and mortar restaurant operating year round and 2 food trucks operating seasonally.

The Job:

The Prep Cook is responsible for supporting Petit Poutinerie’s/The Poutine Truck’s vision for quality comfort food served street-side, and focusing on quality control down to the last detail. You will work closely with our Production Manager to prepare food for a full calendar of events for both our truck and restaurant.

Attention to detail, and a passion for quality food is a must!

Your duties will incude:

  • Completing prep lists through the week. Including baking, cooking, stocking dry rubs/spice mixes, breading, dredging.
  • Attention to proper storage.
  • Maintaining a stocked pantry for prep by way of using a shared low/86 system.
  • Making sure that customers experience our signature food and customer service.
  • Comfortable reporting changes that could stand to be made to recipes and processes.
  • Comfortable asking for help when needed, or when clarification is needed.
  • Receiving and stocking orders using FIFO.
  • Quarts and stores prepared food quickly and efficiently.
  • Assists in research and development of new resipes when asked.
  • Adheres to prep standards in line with company protocol.
  • Communicates additional needs to production manager when assistance is required. .
  • Must be able to lift 50 lbs. No exceptions!

Who you are:

  • A hard worker with attention to detail.
  • Able to work in a fast paced environment.
  • Able to work well in a team setting.
  • Able to work 20+ hours per week.
  • Some experience cooking in a restaurant.
  • Can lift over 50 pounds

The ideal candidate for this job is excited to be a part of a growing local company!  You will be a part of a small team.  Your work will have a direct impact on our shared success.

Opportunities to grow into a full time position based on performance. Competitive hourly pay, tips and 401k options all included.

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