• Cook- Banquet

    Job Location(s) US-NY-Old Westbury
    Posted Date 5 months ago(2/27/2018 2:48 PM)
    Job ID
    NYIT de Seversky Mansion
    # of Openings
    Position Type
    Regular Full-Time
    Food Services
  • Overview


    Committed to educating the next generation of leaders and to inspiring innovation and advancing entrepreneurship, NYIT enrolls approximately 10,000 students on campuses in North America, China and the Middle East. As a forward-thinking institution NYIT has pioneered educational practices to serve student needs since 1955. NYIT offers 90 undergraduate, graduate and professional degrees in 50 fields of study and is home to students from more than 100 countries and from 50 states. Its seven schools and colleges include: School of Architecture and Design; College of Arts and Sciences, School of Engineering and Computing Sciences; School of Health Professions; School of Management; College of Osteopathic Medicine, and the newly formed School of Interdisciplinary Studies and Education.


    Food and Menu Preparation –


    • Adhere to daily work plan provided by the Chef de Cuisine 
    • Follow recipes, yields, and execute the procedures of cooking on a daily basis
    • Prepare and serve food for weekly events such as weddings, social events, NYIT events, and business conferences.
    • Maintain cleanliness of work station
    • Maintain storage area as well as handle monthly inventories and recordkeeping.
    • Follow Banquet Event Orders (BEO’s) daily to familiarize with items that are being prepped and served throughout entire week.
    • Receive deliveries
    • Maintain proper storage of prepped food items to be covered, labeled and dated.
    • Conduct daily end of shift (EOS) walkthroughs
    • Other duties as assigned.


    Maintenance and Cleaning –


    • Maintain standards of sanitation, kitchen hygiene, and food service techniques and safety at all times.
    • Maintain all kitchen equipment and note items that are in need of repair, cleaning, buffing, or replacement and report to NYIT service central immediately for attention.
    • Clean and organize all areas including work stations, refrigerators, walk-ins, storage rooms, and general employee areas


    • Educational Requirements: (High school or Equivalent), plus two to three years’ of experience in a high volume commercial catering kitchen setting serving up to 200+ people, or a combination of education and experience from which comparable knowledge and skills are acquired
    • Must possess Food Manager Certification, and follow the HACCP policies and procedures
    • Ability to work a variety of shifts including weekends, evenings and holidays.
    • Ability to perform basic mathematics.
    • Ability to stand for extended periods of time and occasioanlly lift/ or move up to 25 lbs.



    EOE AA/M/F/Disability/Vets


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