Line Cook

Employer
Blakehurst
Location
Baltimore, MD
Posted
Apr 20, 2017
Closes
Apr 21, 2017
Function
Food Service, Cook
Industry
Restaurant
Hours
Full Time
We are a long-standing senior living community and we are seeking a Line Cook to join our team! We Offer: - Competitive Hourly Wage (Depending on Experience) - Comprehensive Benefits including Medical, Dental, Vision, Life and 401k - Paid Holidays and Paid Time Off - Fun and Friendly work Environment - Advancement Opportunities for Career-Minded Professionals The Cook is responsible for the preparation of all food items as per standardized recipes. Ability to understand and follow instructions in English, communicate effectively, and perform simple arithmetic. Ability to understand measurements and conversions. A minimum of three years experience as a cook in a hotel, restaurant, club or similar institution. Ability to plan and organize work, to interpret instructions, recipes, specifications and standards. Knowledge of kitchen equipment operations and maintenance. Some knowledge of nutrition and diet.PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS/WORKING CONDITIONS:Must be able to stand or walk for up to 8 hours per day. Must be able to bend, stoop, and stretch frequently throughout the day. Moderate to heavy physical effort needed infrequently. Manual dexterity for preparing food. Ability to use standard industrial kitchen appliances required. Must be able to lift up to 50 lbs. independently. May be exposed to extreme temperatures (freezers and stoves-range burners) for short periods of time. May be exposed to industrial cleaning chemicals. Company Description: A leader specializing in senior living communities for over four decades, Life Care Services, An LCS Company, is renown for ensuring the satisfaction and well-being of residents. More than places to live, our communities, like Blakehurst, are carefully planned and created neighborhoods of convenience, companionship, celebration, service and security, where residents can enjoy their lives to their fullest. We are experts in virtually every aspect of the senior lifestyle. If you're looking for a career on a strong supportive team doing meaningful work with seniors and their loved ones, take a closer look. You'll join others who've quickly found that Blakehurst is the kind of place where people decide to build a career. Blakehurst offers competitive wages and a comprehensive benefits plan.