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Shanghai Terrace Cook

Business Unit:  The Peninsula Chicago
Location:  Chicago

Working alongside a high profile and prestigious team, The Peninsula Chicago is seeking a Part Time Cook to join our F&B team to achieve the company’s objectives and create a memorable guest experience.


  • Be a part of a Five Star Five Diamond luxury brand
  • Work with a busy, fast paced environment
  • Earn sick time per Chicago policy


Key accountabilities


  • Responsible for assisting in directing, controlling, coordinating and participating in the day-to-day preparation and production of the assigned Kitchen.
  • Accountable for the production of the products required in assigned outlet. 
  • Follow recipes for product items accurately and always update them.
  • Responsible for the preparation of mise en place for the station.
  • Produce all food required for the assigned Kitchen
  • Prevent wastage of surplus stock without undue sacrifice on food quality.
  • Monitor production level and ensure that leftovers are managed appropriately.
  • Look continuously for ways to improve the quality and service and to meet or surpass the required standards of performance
  • Ensures that the product is of the highest quality, and that this is continually achieved
  • Ensure a high standard of Food quality & Safety at all times


General requirements


  • Must be State of Illinois & City of Chicago Food Handler Certified (ANSI Accredit)
  • Must have basic HACCP knowledge
  • Must have at least 1 years professional experience with Chinese cuisine in an upscale establishment
  • Wok experience ideal
  • Knowledge in scratch cooking (basic knowledge of stocks and sauces)
  • Extensive culinary knowledge in both classical and current culinary trends


We are delighted to receive your resume and will liaise directly with suitable candidates.




About The Peninsula Chicago

Set along the famed Magnificent Mile section of Michigan Avenue, The Peninsula Chicago offers spectacular views over Lake Michigan and the glittering city skyline. Proud of its tradition of Midwestern hospitality, the hotel is considered the top choice for everything from accommodation to celebrations and corporate events in the city.

Requisition ID:  34485

Nearest Major Market: Chicago

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