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Cook | Part Time | Assisted Living

Harmony Senior Services

Location: Roanoke, VA, 24020
Type: Non-Remote
Posted on: May 19, 2023
Job Description
The Cook prepares meals according to approved menus and recipes, taking into account the special dietary needs of residents living in the community. In the absence of the Dining Services Director the cook supervises dietary staff to ensure efficient operation of the kitchen at all times.
Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
* Prepare and present menu items according to standard recipes
* Maintain a clean and orderly work area at all times, including floors
* Participate in weekly cleaning routines planned by Dining Services Director
* Report faulty equipment, broken or chipped tableware and food trays to supervisor, and removes these items from meal service
* Report incorrect refrigerator and freezer temperatures to supervisor immediately. Must be recorded two times per day
* Ensure all leftover food is properly cooled, stored, identified and dated
* Observe good safety practices
* Monitor and control portion sizes to minimize food waste
* Remove frozen food items from freezer for next day (or meal) preparation, and begin preparation for next day meal
* Make appropriate menu substitutions when certain food items are not available. This is to be done only with approval of Dining Services Director
* Responsible for supervising all assigned duties to ensure kitchen is ready to provide meal service
* When working evening shift, responsible for ensuring kitchen area is clean and ready for next day operation
* Take and record food temperatures three (3) times/daily
* Attend required in-service and staff meetings
* Complete all other duties as assigned
Additional Job Details
Why Harmony?
* 401k + Fulltime & Part-time Benefits Packages
* Employee Referral Bonus + Incentives (free meals, movie tickets, dining, automotive deals, retail discounts, finance/legal, consulting, electronics, and more!)
* Training, Development & Career Laddering
* Great work-life balance
* Flexible Scheduling
* Telehealth + Flex Spending + Health Savings Account Options
Compensation and Hours
Salary Range: Not Available Benefits Provided: Not Available Other Benefits: Not Available
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