Lead Cook

Employer
Sunrise Senior Living
Location
Bethesda, MD
Posted
Jan 14, 2022
Closes
Jan 24, 2022
Ref
326191618
Function
Food Service, Cook
Industry
Restaurant
Hours
Full Time
Overview"It makes me feel good knowing that we make the residents' lives better. We laugh with them, cry with them, sing and dance with them - we brighten their day. Working here is an unbelievable privilege and it will be something I carry with me for the rest of my life!"Sunrise Team MemberAt Sunrise, our Lead Cook is responsible for serving the residents in our community, while ensuring all special dietary needs are met and prepare texture modified food as directed.ResponsibilitiesResponsibilities:Performing and coordinating food preparation so that food meets and/or exceeds quality, quantity and service schedule requirements and hospitality service standards for the communityCoordinating and supervising shift operationsControlling food costs and inventoryHandling all foods in accordance with sanitary procedures and standards and complies with all federal, state and local regulatory procedures regarding food productionQualifications:Maintains current Food Services Sanitation certificateAssociates Degree in Culinary Arts preferredOne (1) year experience as a cook in a Senior Living Community preferredAbility to handle multiple prioritiesPossess written and verbal skills for effective communicationCompetent in organizational, time management skillsDemonstrates good judgment, problem solving and decision making skillsSunrise considers the health and safety of its residents, family members, and team members as its highest priorities. All offers of employment with Sunrise are conditioned on completing and passing a background and drug test, participating in mandatory vaccine programs (eg, Covid-19), participating in testing requirements (eg Covid-19, TB) and using designated PPE when required.Sunrise Senior Living offers a comprehensive benefits plan to eligible team members including health, dental, vision, retirement benefits, short-term disability, long-term disability, and paid time off. Team members may also be eligible to receive a bonus based on their position. Some leadership roles are eligible to receive annual bonuses. All team members have the potential to receive spot bonuses and other incentive awards.QualificationsSunrise Senior Living has championed quality of life in senior care for more than 30 years. We believe team members are our greatest resource and are looking for people who share our commitment to provide quality care for seniors and their families. It's no surprise that many of the world's leading experts in Senior Living entrust their career to Sunrise.At Sunrise, you will Make a Difference Every DayWe are passionate about our mission "A cents € to champion quality of life for all seniors. We deliver high-quality care with a personal touch and encourage our residents to enjoy life to the fullest.Be Part of a Uniquely Supportive CommunityThe care-focused environment we create for residents extends to our team members. We offer programs, rewards, and benefits to help you live your best.Ignite Your PotentialWe believe potential has no limits. We offer best-in-class leadership development programs designed to grow our leaders. We are committed to helping our team members achieve their career goals.Apply today to learn why Sunrise Senior Living is a certified Great Place to WorkA' (R)