Dietary Cook

  • The Emerald Peek Rehabilitation and Nursing Center
  • Peekskill, New York
  • Jan 13, 2021
Full time Chefs, Cooks, Food Preparation Workers

Job Description

The Emerald Peek Rehabilitation and Nursing Center - CookThe Emerald Peek Rehabilitation & Nursing Center is looking for a Cook who is creative and proficient in all aspects of food preparation to join our ever-growing team.Cook Responsibilities:Plan and direct food preparation and culinary activitiesYou will maintain control of the menu and kitchen operations under the direction of the Director of Food and Nutrition.Modify menus or create new ones that meet quality standardsSupervise kitchen staff's activitiesAssist with management of kitchen staffRectify arising problems or complaintsGive prepared plates the "final touch"Comply with nutrition and sanitation regulations and safety standardsMaintain a positive and professional approach with coworkers and patientsRequirements/Qualifications:Must possess the ability to make independent decisions and mature judgments.Proven working experience as a chef, preferably in an industrial or healthcare environmentExcellent record of kitchen management, including patient or customer satisfaction.Ability to spot and resolve problems efficientlyCapable of delegating multiple tasksCommunication and leadership skillsKeep up with cooking trends and best practicesBenefits Offered:Medical, Dental, Vision401KVoluntary BenefitsSalary Range:Based on education and experienceShift:6am-2pm or 11am-7pmEmerald Peek Rehabilitation & Nursing Center is an Equal Opportunity Employer