Website Muskoka Riverside Restaurant

Muskoka Riverside Restaurant is seeking a skilled and passionate Cook to join our culinary team. As a Cook, you will be responsible for assisting in the preparation and execution of high-quality dishes, adhering to food safety and sanitation standards, and contributing to the overall success of our restaurant. This position offers an opportunity to showcase your culinary talents in a dynamic and collaborative environment.


1. Food Preparation:
? Assist in the preparation and cooking of menu items according to recipes and quality standards.
? Ensure all food products are fresh, properly portioned, and cooked to perfection.
? Follow established cooking methods, techniques, and safety procedures to maintain consistency and quality.

2. Station Setup and Organization:
? Set up cooking stations with necessary ingredients, equipment, and utensils for efficient service.
? Maintain cleanliness and organization of work areas, including kitchen surfaces, equipment, and storage areas.
? Rotate and replenish ingredients to minimize waste and ensure freshness.

3. Menu Execution:
? Work collaboratively with kitchen team members to execute menu items accurately and efficiently during peak service hours.
? Monitor food levels and communicate with the Chef or Sous Chef regarding inventory needs and menu adjustments.
? Plate and garnish dishes with attention to detail and presentation standards.

4. Food Safety and Sanitation:
? Adhere to all food safety and sanitation guidelines, including proper food handling, storage, and temperature control.
? Maintain a clean and sanitary work environment, following cleaning schedules and procedures as directed.
? Monitor kitchen equipment for functionality and report any maintenance issues to management promptly.

5. Team Collaboration:
? Collaborate with fellow cooks, kitchen staff, and servers to ensure smooth and efficient service.
? Communicate effectively with team members and management to coordinate orders, special requests, and kitchen operations.
? Support a positive and professional work environment through teamwork, respect, and open communication.


? Proven experience as a Cook in a fast-paced restaurant or culinary environment.
? Solid understanding of cooking techniques, food safety principles, and kitchen operations.
? Ability to work efficiently under pressure and multitask in a busy kitchen setting.
? Excellent communication skills and a positive attitude towards teamwork and collaboration.
? Flexibility to work evenings, weekends, and holidays as needed.

Pay Rate: $20 – $22 per hour
Join our culinary team at Muskoka Riverside Restaurant and be part of a vibrant restaurant community committed to delivering exceptional dining experiences and celebrating the best of Muskoka cuisine.

How to apply:

Send resume to [email protected]

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