Evangelical Lutheran Good Samaritan Society Peoria , AZ 85345
Join our not-for-profit organization that has provided nearly 100 years of housing and services to seniors with a commitment to quality care and service in a Christian environment.
Show YOU care, join us today!
Location: 0430 - GSS Peoria Good Shepherd
10323 W Olive Ave
Peoria, Arizona, 85345-7340
Employment Type: Full-Time
Hourly: 0.00 - 0.00
Shift: Various Shifts Available
You bake, you mix, you mash, you pour your heart into the meals you serve. If the kitchen is your domain and you love serving others, then the Good Samaritan Society offers the opportunity to use your experience in a challenging but exciting position as a Cook.
What's in it for you: You will work in a faith-based organization with daily devotions and prayer before meetings (if you choose to participate). And you'll be part of a family, offering love and compassion to residents as part of a dedicated and diverse care team.
Just ask our employees - it's what they love most about their role at the Society. That, and our opportunities for advancement.
You're a good fit if: You have a good work ethic, are a team player and have a compassionate nature. You should also know your way around a commercial kitchen and be competent with general cooking practices, including proper measuring, cooking temperatures and contamination prevention.
What you'll do: A typical day includes working as part of a team to prepare and serve meals for residents, including those with multiple dietary restrictions.
You'll serve snacks and supplements and connect with residents each day as you document nutritional intake. You'll also help with dining and kitchen cleanup, safety monitoring, and sanitary practices. It's fast-paced work, but the time goes quickly.
You're qualified for this position if: You meet all qualifications outlined below.
Throughout our organization, we aim to fulfill the most basic of human needs: to feel loved, valued and at peace. Are you ready to join our team?
Prior work experience in quantity cooking and therapeutic diets or related
experience in a similar type of setting is preferred.
Skills/Abilities: Ability to measure and comprehend certain quantities. Certification as a food
protection manager by ServSafe or other equivalent ANSI approved program is
preferred before assuming duties of person in charge.
Basic ability to communicate and comprehend. Able to demonstrate knowledge of
foodborne diease prevention and apply food safety principles.
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. While performing the duties of this job,
the employee will operate/activate/use/prepare/inspect/place/detect/position
objects, tools, or controls. The employee will frequently communicate/express
oneself/exchange/observe/assess/detect information relative to this position.
The employee is required to maintain a stationary position/move/position self in
response to job tasks. Must be able to effectively communicate in English, both
orally and in writing.
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate. Frequency of travel may vary based on business need.
Weight Lifting Requirement:
The Good Samaritan Society offers an attractive, employee-approved benefits package for qualifying full-time and part-time employees. The variety of benefits include: health benefits, a retirement plan, work/life balance benefits, voluntary benefits and much more! To review all of the great benefits and benefit eligibility, visit: https://www.good-sam.com/jobs/benefits