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Cook


Etobicoke  |  Full-time (Union)  |  Hospitality
Cook
Full-time (Union)
Culinary
Etobicoke
Our rich history is a big part of who we are.  With historic roots dating back over 135 years, Woodbine is steeped in tradition. We have been the engine that drives the Ontario horse racing industry, creating winning experiences for all our guests.

We are also currently on an amazing 20-year journey to ‘build a city within a city’ and transform the largest privately held land in Toronto into one of Canada’s premiere entertainment destinations.  This journey will unlock the value of approximately 700 acres of land, leading to job creation and the revitalization of our communities, while enhancing our ability to share the thrill of horse-racing and cementing our place as an entertainment powerhouse. 

We also take care of our PEOPLE. Here are some of the things we offer:

Full Group Benefits Plan
Pension
Paid Vacation
Discounts on Food
Ontario Attractions Discount
Free Parking
Opportunities for Advancement
Social Responsibility Initiatives
 
We need dedicated people to join our cause. Be part of Woodbine Entertainment and get inspired to make work awesome!

Our Values & Beliefs
 
| WOW EVERY GUEST | OWN IT! | LISTEN & CONNECT – PEOPLE MATTER | FUEL THE FUN & PASS IT ON | TRUST IN OUR TEAM | #WE CARE | PURSUE YOUR POTENTIAL |BE BOLD| BE ALL IN | 

Woodbine Entertainment is growing and we are currently looking for Cooks who are fun, customer-focused people that are committed to providing our guests with winning experiences!

This position is extremely important to Woodbine’s success. Our Cooks are key Brand Ambassadors! By working together with our team members, you will exceed our guests’ expectations each and every time and most importantly, have fun while doing so.

Some of the key responsibilities include: preparing and cooking all items required for the daily menu by following proper sanitation and stock procedures; as well as assisting the culinary management team with other related tasks to deliver an incredible winning experience!

Our ideal candidate is going to have a strong passion to wow our guests, great communication skills, a friendly and outgoing attitude, be able to work in a fast paced environment and be willing to maximize their potential. At Woodbine, the opportunities are endless, so come join a company that makes work awesome!


What are we looking for:

  • Completed apprenticeship and attained Food Safety Certificate (attained within the last two years) 
  • Minimum one to two (1 to 2) years related cooking experience 
  • Working knowledge of Health and Safety practices 
  • Ability to lift up to 60 pounds 
  • Basic math skills 
  • Proven verbal and written communication skills and interpersonal skills 
  • Proven organizational skills 
  • Ability to work in a team environment 
  • Demonstrated customer service skills