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Dining Services Cook - SNF 8/10/2016

Prestige Care, Inc Toppenish, WA

Company
Prestige Care, Inc
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
c94431d9-944f-4b11-9377-a2e2ef3b72a4
AJE Ref #
575837737
Location
Toppenish, WA
Experience
Mid-Career (2 - 15 years)
Job Type
Regular

JOB DESCRIPTION

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Job Summary:

The Cook prepares food in accordance with menus, diet specifications, sanitary practices, and resident preference under the supervision of the Dietary Services Manager.

Essential Functions:

Prepares and serves meals that are palatable and appetizing in appearance and assists in food preparation for special meals and parties.
Checks and records food temperatures during the cooking process.
Reviews menus and records necessary substitutions.
Assures that food supplies are available for the next meal and notifies supervisor of needed supplies.
Maintains a clean and safe work area, cleaning spills and assisting in daily or scheduled cleaning duties, according to assignment.
Ensures proper storage of food, labeling of stored foods and that out dated foods are discarded.
Utilizes cleaners and other hazardous materials in accordance to proper procedures.
Follows facility fire safety and infection control practices and promptly reports any unsafe conditions or equipment.
Greets residents, visitors, and staff courteously and with dignity following confidentiality standards and promotes resident rights.
Performs other related duties as assigned.
Qualifications:

Meet qualifications as required by local or state regulations.
Must be able to perform essential job duties with or without reasonable accommodation.
Minimum of one year supervisory experience and three years working in the dietary area in a health care environment.
Experience with supply orders and inventory audits helpful.
Able to communicate effectively in English with all levels of the organization, residents, residents friends and family, staff and with members of the community.
Written and oral communication skills and computer skills required.

Imagine waking up each morning knowing that you're about to do some good in the world...

Prestige Care is about people helping people, and is rooted in a philosophy of caring based on our core values respect, integrity, commitment and trust that are at the center of all we do. Our mission is to provide quality care, guided by a compassionate heart and our promise is to personally touch lives every day.