Deer Creek First Cook

Kitchen · Ajax, Ontario
Department Kitchen
Employment Type Full-Time

Are you passionate about food? Do you love making a difference in somebody’s day? Do you thrive on providing an exceptional guest experience? If this sounds like you, check out why working for Deer Creek Golf Clubs could be the perfect place for you!  Located in Ajax, Ontario, Deer Creek Golf Club offers 45 holes of pristine golf and hosts full-service golf tournaments, corporate meetings and galas and other special events that demand the best in service, quality, and value. Furthermore, Deer Creek Golf & Banquet Facility is the only facility in all of Ontario to host full-service golf tournaments for up to 400 players.

We are currently recruiting for First Cook to join our Kitchen team. A First Cook is responsible for running a specific section of the kitchen and be very knowledgeable about his or her specialty, as well as culinary functions in general. Our passionate team is constantly creating culinary excellence for our guests. Managing our banquet functions and restaurant you will find this busy team constantly supporting each other to maintain our superior standards.  Looking to grow your career in Culinary, this team provides opportunity to grown from dishwasher to Executive Chef.

Salary range $20.25-$24.50 

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Prepares food as needed.
  • Follows all production recipes to ensure consistent quality.
  • Adheres to all quality standards for food quality and presentation.
  • Ensures maintenance of cooking equipment.
  • Maintains a sanitary and safe kitchen/storage environment.
  • Adheres to the established HACCP plan.
  • Serves as a role model for other employees through teamwork, attention to detail & quality control.
  • Interactions with all team members.
  • Ensures guest satisfaction.


  • Completion of culinary school
  • 3 – 4 years kitchen experience
  • Banqueting experience preferred

Besides our great company culture and working with incredible people, Deer Creek Golf Clubs offers numerous perks to our employees including on the job training for new employees, student and summer job opportunities, seasonal and part time employment and flexible work schedules. Other perks include: Employee Perks (eligible for personal golf privileges at all of our course locations, discounted rates for family and friends, discounts for meals and gear along with additional discounts to key attractions),staff events and appreciation.

Deer Creek Golf Courses is an equal opportunity employer who is committed to equity and inclusion in our recruitment and hiring of qualified staff.  We invite any candidates who represent the various diversity in our community to apply.  We are committed to providing barrier-free and accessible employment practices in compliance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA).  Should you require accommodation at any stage of the process, please inform Human Resources should you have any accessibility or accommodation needs.  We thank all applicants for their interest in this position, however, only qualified candidates will be contacted for an interview.

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