Ethnic Food Cook

Posted: April 24, 2023
Full Time

Stratford Thai Cuisine Inc.

Company: Stratford Thai Cuisine Inc.

Business information: We serve some of the finest dishes made from the four fundamental tastes of Thai food: sweet, sour, bitter and salty; with additional spices of your liking. Some of the finest foods on the menu are the Platters, Green Curry, Mango Salad and few more to mention. Experience the beauty of the town of Stratford as well as Thai Cuisine by having the best of both worlds in one location!

Business Address: 82 Wellington St., Stratford, ON, N5A 2L3

Work Location: Same as above

Type of Employment: Full time – Permanent

Estimated Start Date: As soon as possible

Job Description

Prepare and cook complete Thai meals or individual dishes in accordance with standards and in a timely manner
Plan menus, determine size of food portions, estimate food requirements and costs, and monitor and order supplies
Inspect kitchen and food service areas
Order supplies and equipment
Maintain inventory and records of food, supplies and equipment
Clean kitchen and work areas
Wash dishes and kitchen cookware
Train staff in preparation, cooking and handling of food
Prepare dishes for customers with food allergies or intolerances
Work with specialized cooking equipment (deep fryer, steamer, cleaver, chopping block wok.)
Demonstrate new cooking techniques and new equipment to cooking staff
Instruct kitchen staff in preparation, cooking, garnishing and presentation of food
Recruit and hire staff


-Education: Completion of secondary school is required.

-Experience: A minimum of 5 years of experience is required. If the candidate does not have at least 5 years of experience, a post-secondary certificate is required.

We specifically need cooks with Thai cuisine experience. Experience cooking with the wok is required.

-Working Conditions and Physical Capabilities: Fast-paced environment, Work under pressure, Standing for extended periods, Attention to detail.

-Personal suitability: Flexibility, Team player, Reliability, Initiative, Client focus, Organized, Dependability, Ability to multitask.

-Language: English is required

Salary: $21.00 per hour, 40-44 hours per week.

Benefits: One free meal every working day. Accommodation provided at a cost.

Important information:

This position requires flexibility in schedule. The worker must work 40 to 44 hours per week from Wednesday to Monday between 11:30 a.m. and 9:00 or 10:00 p.m. Tuesdays off. The shifts usually last between 6 to 8 hours. Overtime may be required, including weekends and holidays.

Apply by e-mail to:

stratfordthaicuisine [at]