Experienced Cook (FT w/benefits)

Covenant Woods
Mechanicsville, VA
Jul 18, 2019
Jul 23, 2019
Food Service, Cook
Full Time
Covenant Woods a Continuing Care Retirement Community, located off of Mechanicsville Turnpike is currently seeking to fill a Full-Time Cook vacancy to work in our Assisted Living and Healthcare wing. The ideal candidate will possess a genuine desire to work with the elderly, a strong work ethic, and have some experience in food preparation in a healthcare, institutional, or restaurant setting. ServSafe certification is preferred, but not required. Job Requirements:

· Able to work in a fast paced environment.

· Able to multitask, prioritize and manage time efficiently

· Physical endurance to stand for entire shift

· Self-motivated and self-directed

· Works well as part of a team and on individual tasks

· Able to quickly memorize complex or multiple orders

· Must have a desire to impact the lives of our residents by preparing and serving appetizing meals.

· Must have ability to follow written and verbal instructions, including recipes, have clean work habits.

· Ability to prepare all breakfast, lunch and dinner items to order, including: eggs, pancakes, French toast, breakfast meats, hot cereals, sandwiches and salads according to resident preferences and diet orders. Physical Requirements:

· Able to pull, carry, push, and lift up to 25 pounds

· Able to stand, sit, bend and walk for extended periods of time

· Able to withstand frequent exposure to hot & cold work areas Full-time benefits package includes:

· Comprehensive medical, dental & vision plan

· Shift meal included

· Uniform included

· Use of campus pool and fitness facility

· Paid time off