Casa Arena Blanca Nursing Center
205 Moonglow. Alamogordo, NM 88310
P: 575-434-4510 | F: 575-434-4513
Full Time Cook Needed
Casa Arena Blanca Nursing Center is a 117 bed skilled nursing facility in Alamogordo, New Mexico. At Casa Arena Blanca we are proud to offer skilled nursing services. We strive to meet the needs of our patients in a home-like environment, while focusing on person-centered care.
About the Position:
Culinary Arts is a calling, a passion. Our residents and patients look forward to their meal times and have high expectations of our nutrition staff. We are searching for an experienced and enthusiastic Cook to create fresh, delicious meals for our patients and residents. Utilize your background in culinary arts. If cooking is your passion, apply today!
The Cook prepares food for regular and therapeutic diets according to the planned menu, while utilizing standardized recipes to do so. They ensure that food prepared is of proper quantity and in accordance with established time schedules. In order to ensure that the proper quantity of food is prepared, the Cook with utilize the correct portion control utensils during the preparation and duration of food service. They will check and maintain proper food temperatures during food preparation and services, making sure to record those temperatures according to the established policy. The Cook will also ensure that an adequate supply of food, supplies, etc. are available at all times; reporting inadequate stock levels to the supervisor in a timely manner. In addition to these core responsibilities, the Cook may perform other duties as assigned by the Dietary Manager as necessary.
Must possess at minimum a High School Diploma or equivalent (GED)
Must have, as a minimum, one year dietary experience in a hospital, skilled nursing care facility, or other related medical facility.
Food handler's permit
Any combination of experience and training which provides the required skills, knowledge and abilities.
Must be able to speak, understand, and write fluently in English
All of our employees are valued and receive a competitive hourly rate; our full time team members are also offered a robust and comprehensive benefit package which includes:
Comprehensive Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance/ Flexible Spending Accounts
Life Insurance Coverage
Short and Long-Term Disability Options
Tuition Reimbursement & Nursing Loan Repayment Programs
401 (k) Savings Plan
Paid Time Off
DailyPay option available! Get your pay, when you need it.
MetLife Auto and Home Insurance - employee discount available
Helping Friends Foundation
Employee Assistance Plan
Tickets at Work - entertainment ticket discounts
Purchasing Power - online purchase/payroll deduction
In-facility education programs and more!
Equal Opportunity Employer. M/F/Vets/Disabled. Drug-free/Smoke-free work environment.
Req. ID:009480 | 90631 - Casa Arena Blanca Nursing Center
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