Gana-A'Yoo, Limited
  • 17-Jul-2019 (MST)
  • Customer Service
  • Durham, NC, USA
  • DOE
  • Hourly
  • Full Time

Job Title: Salad Bar/Cook

Entity: Kaiyuh Services, LLC

Location: Durham, North Carolina

Work Hours and Pay: 7am-3pm, DOE

Reports to: Executive Chef

Job Summary: This position produces quality fresh salad offerings for our salad bar, using knowledge and creativity to enhance salad choices, helps chef with food production as needed, works the register at lunch and afternoon break, maintain salad bar and station cleanliness Fills in for chef when needed.

Required Qualifications & Essential Functions:

  • Education and/or Experience: High School Diploma/GED. One (1) year experience preferred.
  • Language Skills: Ability to read a limited number of two and three syllable words and to recognize similarities and differences between words and between series of numbers. Ability to print and speak simple sentences.
  • Mathematical Skills: Ability to add and subtract two-digit numbers and to multiply and divide with 10's and 100's. Ability to perform these operations using units of American money and weight measurement, volume, and distance.
  • Physical Requirements: While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; and talk or hear. The employee is frequently required to walk.  The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 10 pounds and frequently lift and/or move up to 25 pounds.  Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, and ability to adjust focus.
  • Must be able to pass a pre-employment drug screen and background check.


  • Responsible for ensuring proper presentation, portion control, and maintenance of proper serving temperatures
  • Produces fresh salads and food items key to the salad bar
  • Maintains fresh and clean look of the salad bar
  • Prepares and cooks food in accordance with company recipes and standards
  • Completes work, as assigned, in a timely and thorough manner in accordance with company standards
  • Responsible for ensuring proper presentation, portion control, and maintenance of proper serving temperatures
  • Maintains sanitation and orderliness of all equipment, supplies and utensils within work area
  • Handles foods items appropriately during preparation
  • Ensures proper food preparation by utilizing approved recipes and in following prescribed production standards
  • Keeps display equipment clean and free of debris during meal service as assigned
  • Cleans equipment, as assigned and in a timely fashion
  • Cleans workstation thoroughly before leaving the area for other assignments
  • Represents company in a courteous, efficient, and friendly manner is all customer and employee interactions
  • Interacts with customers in a manner to ensure customer satisfaction
  • Greets customers courteously
  • Serves customers quickly. Does not allow back-ups or snags in serving lines
  • Serves customer food and beverage orders quickly, in proper portions, in a courteous demeanor
  • Demonstrates a complete understanding of daily menu items and explains same to customers accurately
  • Relays relevant comments from customers directly to supervisors
  • Interact with customers and resolves customer complaints in a friendly and service-oriented manner
  • Consistently exhibits the ability to keep up with peak cafeteria hours and does so calmly, accurately and efficiently
  • Checks to ensure that all display foods are merchandised attractively per standards
  • Serve food neatly and attractively per standard
  • Informs chef, supervisor, in a timely manner when supplies are low
  • Follows and observes all company policies and procedures
  • Follows company standards for attendance and punctuality
  • Maintains professional appearance at all times, clean and well-groomed in accordance with company standards
  • Develops a positive working relationship with fellow workers and customers and avoids conflict
  • Other duties as assigned

Note: This job description in no way states or implies that these are the only duties to be performed by this employee. This employee will be required to follow any other instructions and to perform any other duties requested by his/her supervisor. The statements herein are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by the employee in this position. They are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of responsibilities, duties, and skills required of a person in this position. Furthermore, they do not establish a contract for employment and are subject to change at the discretion of Kaiyuh Services, LLC.

Kaiyuh Services, LLC is an Equal Opportunity Employer with a Gana-A'Yoo Shareholder hiring preference (PL-638). All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, and gender identity, marital or family status, age, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

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