Dietary Cook
at Fundamental

Date Posted: 4/16/2018

Job Description

Lakeside Rehabilitation & Care Center

4306 24th St. Lubbock, TX 79410

P: 806-793-9835 | F: 806-793-9835

www.lakesiderehabilitation.com

 

Full Time: Varied Shifts

 

Lakeside Rehabilitation & Care Center is a 93 bed skilled nursing facility located in the medical district of Lubbock, Texas. At Lakeside Rehabilitation & Care Center, we provide our growing community with comprehensive healthcare including rehabilitation therapy, skilled nursing care, long-term care, hospice, and respite care when needed. It is our mission to provide our clients with quality rehabilitative medical care through the use of technologically advanced, clinically sound and scientifically based rehabilitation approaches, with integrity, professionalism and compassion while striving to be the provider and employer of choice to the communities we serve.

 

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:

Our full time team members are valued and offered a robust and comprehensive benefit package which includes: 

  • Comprehensive Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance/ Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Life Insurance Coverage
  • Short and Long-Term Disability Options
  • Tuition Reimbursement & Nursing Loan Repayment Programs
  • 401 (k) Savings Plan
  • Paid Time Off
  • DailyPay option available! – Get your pay, when you need it.
  • MetLife Auto and Home Insurance - employee discount available
  • Helping Friends Foundation
  • Employee Assistance Plan
  • Ticket Monster Perks - entertainment ticket discounts
  • Purchasing Power - online purchase/payroll deduction
  • In-facility education programs and more!

*Equal Opportunity Employer. M/F/H/V. Drug-free/Smoke-free work environment.

Req. ID:004611 | 90368 - Lakeside Rehabilitation and Care Center

Job Snapshot

About Us

Lakeside Rehabilitation & Care Center is a 93-bed skilled nursing facility located in the medical district of Lubbock, Texas. At Lakeside Rehabilitation & Care Center, we provide our growing community with comprehensive healthcare including rehabilitation therapy, skilled nursing care, long-term care, hospice, and respite care when needed. It is our mission to provide our clients with quality rehabilitative medical care through the use of technologically advanced, clinically sound and scientifically based rehabilitation approaches, with integrity, professionalism and compassion while striving to be the provider and employer of choice to the communities we serve.