The Cook prepares food in accordance with current applicable federal, state, and local standards, guidelines, and regulations with established Benchmark policies and procedures. The Food Services Director will direct these duties to ensure that quality food service is provided at all times.
Full & Part Time, Mornings, Evenings, Weekday & Weekends
PRINCIPLE DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Reviews menus prior to preparation of food
Performs administrative duties such as completing forms, reports, etc.
Assures all dietary procedures are followed
Must be able to operate all kitchen equipment safely and effectively. Equipment may include: meat slicer, food processor, mixers, ovens, grills, steamers, dishwasher, dumb waiter, warmer cabinets.
Organizes walk-in freezer, storeroom, kitchen tables, and counters
Assists in establishing food production line to assure meals are prepared on time
Represents the community with a positive attitude and pride when interacting with potential residents and families
Prepares and serves nutritious meal and ensures high quality presentation and flavorful meals for our residents.
High school diploma or equivalent
Culinary Arts training a plus
SKILLS AND ABILITIES
Must be able to interact effectively with residents and staff.
Must be able to work effectively with residents and personnel.
Must be able to follow written and oral instructions.
Must have knowledge of dietary procedures, was well as related laws, regulations, and guidelines pertaining to food service operations.
Must possess leadership ability and willingness to work harmoniously with and supervise professional and non-professional personnel.
Lift up to 50lbs
This is primarily a standing position where an employee may be required to stand in one place for extended periods of time. They also will be exposed to extreme heat and cold temperatures.
Holiday Bonuses & Gift Cards
Wellness Program-up to $300 cash per year
$100 Associate of the Month Award.
Movie Theaters, Theme Parks, Hotels, Sporting Events & Online Shopping
Metlife Home & Auto
For eligible associates, Medical, Dental Vision, 401k Retirement Plan, Paid Vacation, Sick & Holiday, plus, much, much more.
Benchmark Senior Living