Job Information

Delaware North Fry House Junior Level Cook, Southland Casino in West Memphis, Arkansas

The Opportunity

Delaware North Gaming is searching for full-time and part-time Cooks to join our team at Southland Casino in West Memphis, Arkansas. As a Cook, you will take your culinary career to the next tier as you assist in training team members, preparing food, operating kitchen equipment, and upholding all health codes and sanitation regulations. Apply today if you want to work with supportive team members, top-notch ingredients, and cutting-edge techniques.

Pay

$16.00 - $17.00 / hour

Information on our comprehensive benefits package can be found at https://careers.delawarenorth.com/whatweoffer .

Benefits

We care about our team member’s personal and professional well-being. Delaware North provides a benefits package designed to give you the comfort, safety, and security you need to deliver exceptional experiences for our guests. All team members receive benefits including:

  • Weekly pay

  • Employee assistance program

  • Training and development opportunities

  • Employee discounts

  • Flexible work schedules

Eligible team members may also receive: health, dental, and vision insurance, 401(k) with company match, paid vacation days and holidays, paid parental bonding leave, and tuition and/or professional certification reimbursement.

Responsibilities

  • Prepare food to comply with all portion sizes, quality standards, department rules, policies, and procedures, ensuring proper food temperatures are maintained, food is stored correctly, the freshness and quality of all menu items, and packages all products to proper specifications

  • Keep workstation, coolers, and equipment clean, organized, sanitized, and sufficiently stocked

  • Use waste control guidelines and record all waste on the spoilage sheet

  • Perform opening, closing, and side work duties and end-of-day inventory

Qualifications

  • At least 1 year of previous experience in a back-of-the-house foodservice position

  • Ability to read and comprehend prep sheets and recipes

  • Basic math skills, with the ability to calculate and follow recipe measurements

  • No high school diploma or GED required

Physical Requirements

  • Must be able to lift 50 lbs or more, reach up to seven feet, bend, and squat

  • Standing and walking for the entire length of shift in moderate to high noise levels

  • Manual ability to chop, mix, blend, whip a variety of foods and liquids and operate kitchen equipment

  • Exposed to variable temperatures and damp environments

Shift Details

Day shift

Evening shift

On call

Split shift

Overnight

Holidays

Monday to Friday

Evenings as needed

Weekends

Every weekend

Weekends only

8 hour shift

10 hour shift

12 hour shift

Event based

Overtime as needed

Who We Are

Southland Casino Racing, owned and operated by Delaware North, features more than 1,500 slot machines, live blackjack, craps and roulette tables, live greyhound racing and simulcast wagering. Southland is located in West Memphis, Arkansas, only a short drive from downtown Memphis, Tennessee.

At Delaware North, you’ll love where you work, who you work with, and how your day unfolds. Whether it’s in sporting venues, casinos, airports, national parks, iconic hotels, or premier restaurants, there’s no telling where your career can ultimately take you. We empower you to do great work in a company with 100 years of success, stability and growth. If you have drive and enjoy the thrill of making things happen - share our vision and grow with us.

Delaware North Companies, Incorporated and its subsidiaries consider applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, marital or veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other legally protected status. Delaware North is an equal opportunity employer.