Dietary Cook
at Fundamental

Date Posted: 3/19/2019

Job Description

About the Position:

Culinary Arts is a calling, a passion. Our residents and patients look forward to their meal times and have high expectations of our nutrition staff. We are searching for an experienced and enthusiastic Dietary Cook to create fresh, delicious meals for our patients and residents. Utilize your background in culinary arts. If cooking is your passion, apply today!

 

Position Summary:

The Dietary Cook prepares food for regular and therapeutic diets according to the planned menu, while utilizing standardized recipes to do so. They ensure that food prepared is of proper quantity and in accordance with established time schedules. In order to ensure that the proper quantity of food is prepared, the Dietary Cook with utilize the correct portion control utensils during the preparation and duration of food service. They will check and maintain proper food temperatures during food preparation and services, making sure to record those temperatures according to the established policy. The Dietary Cook will also ensure that an adequate supply of food, supplies, etc. are available at all times; reporting inadequate stock levels to the supervisor in a timely manner. In addition to these core responsibilities, the Dietary Cook may perform other duties as assigned by the Dietary Manager as necessary.

Qualifications:

  • Must possess at minimum a High school Education or equivalent (GED)
  • Must have, as a minimum, one year dietary experience in a hospital, skilled nursing care facility, or other related medical facility.
  • Food handler’s permit
  • Any combination of experience and training which provides the required skills, knowledge and abilities.
  • Must be able to speak, understand, and write fluently in English

 

Benefits:

We offer a comprehensive benefit package for full time employees, including medical/dental insurance, life insurance, short term and long term disability, PTO, 401 (k), tuition reimbursement, flexible spending accounts, in-facility education programs and so much more.

Salary commensurate with experience.

*Equal Opportunity Employer. Drug-free Smoke-free work environment.

M/F/H/V

www.fundltc.com

Req. ID:003236 | 90780 - Courtyards at Pasadena

Job Snapshot

About Us

The Courtyards at Pasadena is a 196 bed skilled nursing facility located in Pasadena, Texas. Our professional team of caregivers is committed to working with our patients and residents as partners to meet their individual health care, rehabilitation and coordination needs. As care givers, we want to know our patients as individuals, taking care of their health needs, but also considering the person as a whole.