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Oceanography has an outstanding opportunity for a Second Cook-Baker. This position will serve as baker and second cook on an ocean research vessel with a capacity for up to 60 crew and research personnel. Lead mess attendants or other assigned personnel. Regularly assign, instruct and check the work of others. Under general supervision, have prime responsibility for ship's bakery operations in addition to responsibility for assisting in the preparation of other food aboard a ship. Inventory food and galley linen; receive food stores and assist in proper storage; assist other cooks in preparing and serving meals for ship's crew and scientific personnel; bake bread, cakes, pies, rolls, etc.; assist in maintaining a clean and sanitary galley; perform related duties as required. Expected start date is 1 June 2017.
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One year of experience in food handling, baking and general food preparation OR equivalent education/experience. Current US passport and MMC, Basic Safety Training.
Equivalent education/experience will substitute for all minimum qualifications except where there are legal requirements such as license/certification/registration.
The ideal candidate would be capable of temporarily filling in for the Chief Steward as needed, so experience with menu planning, ordering provisions, and overseeing the operation of galley equipment is desirable.
CONDITION OF EMPLOYMENT:
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Appointment to this position is contingent upon obtaining satisfactory results from a criminal background check.
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