Track Kitchen Cook
Job Details
Keeneland Hospitality - Lexington, KY

Are you an individual who enjoys working at a continuous steady pace in a premier hospitality environment? Do you enjoy working in a team oriented culture where providing outstanding and consistent quality service to others is truly appreciated? Are you attentive to details and have excellent follow through?

If the answer is "Yes" - then Keeneland Hospitality is looking for you!


The Track Kitchen is the premier breakfast location on the Keeneland grounds. Become part of the team that serves breakfast and lunch to horsemen and Thoroughbred Racing lovers alike! Must be able to work Monday through Sunday, 5 am to 7 pm. Candidate will skillfully prepare a variety of hot or cold menu items accordance with Menus and Chef Instructions. Placement and compensation are based on related experience and skill level.



One to five years food service /culinary experience

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES (include the following. Other duties may be assigned):

  • Work under the direction of Chef or Supervisor
  • Daily set up, maintenance, and breakdown of work area /station
  • Become familiar with work area, kitchen equipment, and utensils applicable to position
  • Display ability to follow job specific instruction with attention to detail
  • Skillful and consistent preparation, portion control and presentation of menu items
  • Maintain professional disposition and work as member of cohesive team
  • Display ability to work with a sense of urgency in a fast paced environment
  • Keep Work areas/ stations clean and organized
  • Embrace Keeneland Hospitality culture that strives to exceed guest expectations
  • Adhere to Keeneland Hospitality Uniform, and Grooming Standards
  • Ensure Heath Code, sanitation and food safety standards are maintained



Fayette County Food Handlers License and a Kentucky Horse Racing Authority License is required for all track workers.

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