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Located in Buffalo, NY

Salary: $21.21

Express Employment Professionals is looking for Cooks for a local University. 


Hours: Vary

Pay: $21.21/hr


Job Duties:

  • Food Preparation and cooking.
  • Follow established recipes and production system, maintain production and usage records.
  • Accurately prepare customers’ orders and handle requests in a timely manner.
  • Perform Lead Cook duties, as needed.
  • Maintain high sanitary, hygienic, and safety standards and conditions, adhering to HACCP & NYS Dept. of Health guidelines. Includes cleanliness and maintenance of kitchen & equipment.
  • Demonstrate excellent customer service at all times.
  • Other cleaning and food service duties as requested by management.
  • Assist with training new hires and student workers.




  • Lead Cooks must have higher level cooking experience, knowledge of cooking on various pieces of equipment, must have knowledge of safe temps to cook, cooking meat, following detailed recipes in large batches
  • Minimum 2 years professional cooking experience required, including stir fry, deep frying, grilling, roasting, steaming, cold food production, and food presentation and garnishing standards.
  • Must be able to demonstrate proficiency in professional knife-handling skills.
  • Experience in following standardized recipes, measure ingredients accurately.
  • Experience at organizing and maintaining kitchen work stations.
  • Ability to correctly identify product.
  • Must be able to prioritize work and execute tasks with speed and efficiency, ability to multi-task, and work in a fast paced team environment.
  • Must be able to speak, read, and write English.
  • Must have good communication and customer service skills.
  • Must have professional appearance, demeanor, and hygiene.
  • Must have basic and accurate math skills.
  • Must have dependable transportation.
  • Regular attendance required, attendance at training sessions is required as needed.

Interested candidates please apply to this posting or email

Express Employment Professionals

3140 Sheridan Drive

Amherst NY 14226


Express Office: Buffalo
3140 Sheridan Drive
Suite 2
Amherst, NY 14226
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