Emery Place Assisted Living and Memory Care

Robins, IA / Hiawatha, IA Nursing / Healthcare $13.00 hourly

Job Summary:

The Assistant Cook delivers Red Carpet Treatment to Residents, Visitors and Team Members by assisting in the operation of the kitchen, dining room, dish room, and related storage spaces. This position will also substitute for the Culinary Service Coordinator when that person is not on site and have the overall responsibility for operating the Culinary Service Department in a quality manner as specified in the Policies and Procedures Manual. Hours may vary from 6:00AM – 2:30 PM or 10:00 AM – 6 PM or as scheduled by the Culinary Service Coordinator and every other weekend.

Essential Functions:

The following essential functions are normal for this position. This list is not to be construed as exclusive or all inclusive. Other duties may be required and assigned.

  • Prepare food and assist serving in the dining room.
  • Wash dishes.
  • Clean kitchen and dining room.
  • Follow cleaning schedule.
  • Use personal protective equipment, as required.
  • Use proper body mechanics for lifting, pushing and pulling.
  • Report unsafe conditions to the Culinary Service Coordinator.
  • Maintain sanitation in all areas.
  • Attend all bi-weekly staff in-services or mandatory meetings
  • Attend culinary service meetings.

Desired Skills and Experience:

  • Good communication skills
  • Commitment to the elderly
  • Calm, friendly demeanor
  • Basic supervisory and problem solving skills
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Organizational skills
  • Listening skills
  • Patience and flexibility
  • Willingness to accept supervision
  • Preferred Culinary Arts degree
  • Two year’s related experience related to culinary or hospitality services

Required Education and Experience:

  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED); or 1 year related job experience
  • Knowledge of basic culinary service management
  • Background Check, Drug Screen and High School Diploma Required

Benefits including Medical, Dental, Vision, 401K and Paid Time Off 

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Posted 11 days ago

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