Line Cook/Prep Cook Description – Vista Winds

JOB TITLE: LINE COOK/PREP COOK

BROAD SCOPE OF POSITION:

Responsible for food preparation and presentation in accordance with appropriate health department regulations and company policies, procedures and menus. Assist in managing the food ordering, delivery, stock and inventory. *No Late Nights!

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:

  • Ensure food is prepared in a nutritional, appetizing fashion
  • Store food properly
  • Ensure presentation is attractive
  • Be aware of special dietary needs of residents
  • Responsible for overseeing cleanliness of all utensils, equipment and work areas in strict compliance with health department and company regulations
  • Assist in hiring, orienting and scheduling of staff
  • Adhere to all procedures regarding infection control, food borne illness prevention, chemical handling and fire and safety procedures
  • Responsible for following all recipes and documentation of leftovers
  • Attend required in-service training
  • Read, understand and comply with all regulations regarding resident rights
  • Other duties as assigned

EXPERIENCE:

  • At least one year working as a cook preferred
  • Experience in long-term or geriatric care helpful

SPECIAL SKILLS OR REQUIREMENTS:

  • Must be able to relate to residents and family members and work cooperatively with other employees and vendors
  • Must maintain regular, reliable attendance
  • Must have current food handler’s card
  • Must be able to pass background check

PHYSICAL AND SENSORY REQUIREMENTS:

  • Reaching, grasping and lifting over 25 lbs
  • Pushing and pulling
  • Distinguish smells, tastes and temperatures
  • Remain calm under stressful situations

ADDITIONAL BENEFITS:

  • Free employee meal during shift
  • Employee appreciation events
  • Holiday celebrations
  • Earn a bonus with our Employee Referral Program
  • Early payday on Thursday with ADP direct deposit
  • 1.5x pay on holidays worked
  • Paid training

VISTA WINDS - EMPLOYMENT APPLICATION

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