Prep Cook

Full Time posted 2 months ago

Job Description

INDUSTRY: Hospitality 

Merit Services is on the hunt for a proficient Prep Cook to join one of our esteemed clients in Toronto. In this pivotal role, you will create outstanding pastries, baked goods, and breads, surpassing our customers’ expectations whilst adhering to our exacting standards. This vibrant opportunity presents the perfect platform to exhibit your culinary creativity and significantly contribute to our gastronomic success. The ideal candidate will be meticulous, well-organized, and possess a genuine enthusiasm for food.


  • Undertake the responsibility of thoroughly washing, peeling, and chopping ingredients, ensuring they are ready for culinary use.
  • Tasked with accurately measuring and portioning ingredients, ensuring precision and consistency in every dish.
  • Provide crucial support in the cooking and plating process, contributing to the creation of visually appealing and delicious meals.
  • Entrusted with the upkeep of kitchen equipment and tools, guaranteeing they are clean, functional, and ready for use at all times.
  • Adherence to food safety and hygiene guidelines is expected, ensuring a safe and sanitary environment for both staff and customers.
  • Collaboration with the kitchen staff is an integral part of the role, fostering a harmonious and efficient kitchen operation.


  • Previous experience in a Prep Cook role or a similar kitchen assistant capacity.
  • Solid understanding of food safety protocols and hygiene practices.
  • Proven ability to accurately follow recipes and instructions.
  • Excellent communication skills and a demonstrated ability to collaborate effectively.
  • Physical endurance to withstand extended periods of standing and the ability to lift heavy objects.


  • Attractive remuneration package.
  • Comprehensive health and dental benefits.
  • Opportunities for career advancement and professional development.
  • A vibrant and supportive work environment fostering positivity and stability.

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