Chef / Cook - Temporary in Lincoln, MA at Benchmark Senior Living

Date Posted: 7/3/2024

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Pay: $20/hr. and up


Temporary, 3+ months

Why join The Commons in Lincoln, a breathtaking newer Benchmark community proud to be named one of the Boston Globe's Top Places to Work for over a decade?

  • No late nights!
  • On-the-spot bonuses
  • Over 60 sister communities; great growth potential
  • One-to-one tutoring to strengthen English fluency, career development and more
  • On-site Fitness Center
  • Discounted meals, stylish uniforms, monthly associate celebrations

We are seeking a Temporary Cook to join our Dining Services Team!  As a Temporary Cook at The Commons in Lincoln, you will work with a friendly, caring and dynamic team. The Cook prepares and cooks food in accordance with current applicable federal, state, and local standards, and within established Benchmark policies and procedures.


  • Utilize established recipes and portion sizes
  • Ensure food is prepared and presented in a visually appealing and appetizing manner
  • Maintain cleanliness and sanitation standards
  • Collaborate with culinary team to develop and improve menu offerings


  • High school diploma or equivalent - Culinary Arts training a plus
  • 1-3 years dietary experience
  • Knowledge of various cooking techniques and food preparation methods
  • Must be able to interact effectively with residents and staff and follow written and oral instructions

Job Requirements

There is nothing common about The Commons in Lincoln. We impact lives through human connection. We are thought leaders creating quality experiences and inspiring personal growth for all who engage with us. We just happen to imagine, build and manage beautiful, private-pay communities geared toward older adults. Core Values:  Are you Called to Care about your work, other people and making a difference? Better Together? Striving to Be the Benchmark?

Apply today to join our passionate team!