Full Time Cook -Senior Living

  • LCB Senior Living (The Residence at Orchard Grove)
  • Shrewsbury, Massachusetts
  • Jul 29, 2022
Full time

Job Description

6am - 2pm & 1130am-730pm Shifts available

LCB Senior Living is hiring Cooks at The Residence at Orchard Grove. Apply today for immediate consideration!

Full-Time Opportunity: Evenings

Starting at $20/hr and up based on experience

No late nights!

What We Offer:

Great benefits starting from Day One (Full-Time)





PTO- Paid Time Off

Work with an Amazing Team!

Possibility for tuition reimbursement

Rewarding role working with seniors

We are proud to share that almost all of our associates are fully vaccinated and boosted against COVID-19, which helps keep cases at our communities to a minimum. COVID vaccine are required for employment; medical exemptions accepted

Essential Functions, Duties and Responsibilities:

Provide a high level of customer service and promote a restaurant style dining atmosphere.
Work closely with the Culinary Services Director and/or Executive Director to keep residents satisfied with food and dining programs.
Able to assist Culinary Director with the supervision of culinary staff.
Assist with the preparation and execution of the LCB Dining enhancement programs.
Maintain kitchen and food storage and preparation areas in a clean, safe, and sanitary condition at all times.
Responsible for the opening and/or closing of the kitchen.
Adhere to cleaning schedules as assigned.
Ensures that all food is received, stored and prepared according to company standards.
Estimate daily or weekly needs of food and supplies and communicates needs to food service director or assistant food service director.
Participate in preparing and cooking meals according to established recipes and approved menus.
Document temperatures of food prior to service, refrigeration and freezer temperatures.
Prepare and ensure snacks and beverages are available to residents at all times.
Keep kitchen floors clean (sweeps and mops) and trash emptied.
Assist with the transportation and storage of food and supplies.
Assist with preparation and execution of special events, banquets, and theme meals.
Job Qualifications:

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Ability to build positive and strong relationships with associates, coworkers and residents.
Focused and dedicated to provide excellent customer service, ability to handle multiple jobs and priorities, accept direction from superiors or other experienced staff, shares job knowledge or resident information with other experienced staff, shares job knowledge or resident information with others as needed, give and welcome feedback, operate and maintain kitchen equipment in a clean and sanitary manner, and knowledge of food handling, preparation, cooking and service.
Able to read and follow recipes and printed production guides, cleaning schedules and logs.
Education: A high school diploma or GED is preferred. Minimum of 1-3 years of experience as a cook in a hospitality or healthcare environment. Serve Safe Certification. Able to read and follow recipes and printed production guides, cleaning schedules, and logs.
Experience: Previous experience in health care or hospitality setting is preferred.
Certificates/Licenses: Serve Safe Certification
Physical Demands:
Finger and hand dexterity to handle and manipulate instruments and equipment.
Visual and auditory acuity.
Must be able to lift a minimum of fifteen (15) lbs., and be able to carry objects.
Must be able to push and pull carts, and continuously walk, sit and stand.
Must be able to turn, crouch, kneel, stoop, bend below waist, and reach above shoulder height as tasks dictate.