Chef / Cook in Rocky Hill, CT at Benchmark Senior Living

Date Posted: 8/6/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

The Atrium at Rocky Hill is looking for a PDM Cook

to join all memory care team

Please come in an fill out an application or call to schedule and interview

860-563-5588

1160 Elm Street Ext.

Rocky Hill, CT 06067

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.

PRINCIPLE DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

• Reviews menus prior to preparation of food
• Performs administrative duties such as completing forms, reports, etc.
• Advises supervisor when supplies diminish for reorder
• 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
• Earns and maintains Serve-Safe certification
• Represents the community with a positive attitude and pride when interacting with potential residents and families

Job Requirements

EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE/LICENSURE- CERTIFICATION

• High school diploma or equivalent.
• Culinary Arts training preferred
• ServSafe Certification

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.

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS

• 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.

BENEFITS

We believe in offering our employees competitive pay. To learn more about our pay and benefits, please apply today!