Martha Jefferson House Charlottesville , VA 22903

Posted 2 months ago

Full Time Cook Position Open


Are you:Someone who enjoys building relationships and creating extraordinary dining experiences?Dependable and enthusiastic about providing high quality food and service?Someone who cares about seniors?

Do you: Have experience cooking for large groups in a commercial setting? Understand the relationship between great food and wellness?Have the ability to work under minimal supervision preparing and serving meals?Have the experience to recommend recipes and menu changes to provide extraordinary dining experiences?

If so, then:We want you at Martha Jefferson House as one of our Cooks! At Martha Jefferson House, we have a unique culture - this isn't just a workplace, and we strive to make this community feel warm and welcoming to all of our Residents and Guests.

Our team here truly is like a family, and the compassionate environment here is one of the elements we're most proud of. Martha Jefferson House is a fantastic place to learn, grow, and build lasting relationships. Working here changes lives - not only the lives of our Residents, but the lives of our Employees. As part of the team here at Martha Jefferson House, you will make a difference.

What's in it for you*? Benefits Accrued PTORetirement savings with match

Advancement opportunities Free staff meal

Tuition assistance

What you will be doing:Cooking high quality meals from scratch using fresh ingredients

Preparing regular AND special diet foods according to menus and recipes

Ensuring all food is prepared to the highest of safety standards

Providing extraordinary dining services to our Residents and their Guests

Qualifications and Requirements:
2+ years experience in a commercial or institutional kitchen (or similarly sized kitchens)Knowledge of materials, equipment, methods, and practices of food prep

ServSafe experience preferred (can be acquired after hire)

Average hours per week: 40+

Shifts: Weekday, Weekend, Holiday

  • Please note that some benefits are distinctly for full time employees.
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