POSITION:                 Cook

DEPARTMENT:         Food & Beverage

FLSA STATUS:           Non-exempt


SMG, the leader in privately managed public assembly facilities has immediate openings for Kitchen Cooks at the DCU Center in Worcester, MA 01608.  These are part time, event related positions.


This position works in the main kitchen and in concessions preparing food items for the facility.

Duties and Responsibilities

Fulfill the service per each Banquet Event Orders (BEO).

Maintain all kitchen equipment cleanliness and annual maintenance.

Design buffet food presentations with creativity.

Prepare recipes as directed.

Maintain clean safe working environment.

Other duties as assigned.


Education and Experience

High school diploma or general education degree (GED)

At least one year experience in a banquet facility preparing meals for large events.


Skills and Abilities

Ability to work with other staff members in the facility.

Ability to undertake and complete multiple tasks.

Ability to be creative with buffet food presentations and maintain a quality product.

Ability to take direction well.


Other Qualifications 

Ability to work flexible hours including daytime, evening, weekends and holidays, as needed

Must be able to speak, read and write English

Must have professional attitude and appearance

Must be at least 18 years old

Physical Demands

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand and walk for long hours. Stooping and lifting is also required.  Must be able to lift 30 pounds to the waist.


The essential responsibilities of this position are described under the headings above.  They may be subject to change at any time due to reasonable accommodation or other reasons.  Also, this document in no way states or implies that these are the only duties to be performed by the employee occupying this position.


Please go to the Employment page of dcucenter.com and apply thru the job-specific link:




To be considered for any open position, you must complete the application process completely through the link provided.  Applicants that need reasonable accommodations to complete the application process may call 508-929-0114.


Nicole Murray

HR Manager
DCU Center
50 Foster Street
Worcester, MA 01608


Accepting applications from 8/30/19 until filled.


SMG is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer, and encourages Women, Minorities, Individuals with Disabilities and protected Veterans to apply.  VEVRAA Federal Contractor