Cook/Dining Services Associate

  • Elderwood at North Creek
  • North Creek, New York
  • Sep 23, 2022
Full time

Job Description

Overview:

Gas prices got you bummed - work local!

Part-time Cook position (2 days a week) plus extra hours available as a Dining Services Associate at Elderwood at North Creek!

Cook rate is $17/hour - Dining Assoc. Prep $14.50/hour plus paid time off and other benefits!

Could make a consistent 37.5 hours position with a steady local paycheck. Shift: 10:30a - 6:30p located in North Creek, NY - Heart of the Adirondacks.

If you love to cook and are looking for local steady hours, apply today to get something new started with us.

Join Our Team: Are you ready for a rewarding career? Join a company that cares for you, too. Employee Perks!: 401K Retirement Plan with Company Match, Free Hot and Iced Coffee, Free On-Site Parking, Generous PTO & holiday package, Life Insurance, Medical, Dental, and Vision insurance, Point-earning employee reward program: redeem for prizes!, Substantial employee referral program Responsibilities:

Cook/Dining Services Associate Responsibilities:

  • Review menus and production sheets to determine food quantities needed for regular, mechanically altered and other special diet needs.
  • Prepare specified food items, as assigned.
  • Test cooked foods by tasting and smelling samples.
  • Ensure that sanitation and safety standards are met in the preparation, cooking and production line stages of food production.
  • Maintain cleanliness and upkeep of specified equipment and the general kitchen work area.
  • Supervise food being cooked; ensures that food is held and served at correct temperature.
  • Assist with preparation of and distribution of foodstuffs.

Base wages increase with experience!

Qualifications:

Cook/Dining Services Qualifications:

  • Minimum 18 yrs. age required. High school diploma or equivalent preferred.

  • Previous food preparation experience required.

  • Ability to understand and organize food preparation activities required.

  • Ability to carry out cooking tasks at a safe and efficient level of performance required.

  • Knowledge of food preparation and production process necessary.

  • Pride in quality of food and service necessary.

  • High degree of personal cleanliness and good hygiene; health status suitable for service of food required.

  • Respect for residents' privacy and rights; respectful and dignified treatment of residents required.

Elderwood expects all current and new employees to be vaccinated against COVID-19. If hired, you will be required to provide proof of vaccination. Employees may request a medical exemption from vaccination.

EOE Statement: WE ARE AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER. Applicants and employees are considered for positions and are evaluated without regard to mental or physical disability, race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, genetic information, military or veteran status, sexual orientation, marital status or any other protected Federal, State/Province or Local status unrelated to the performance of the work involved.