Dietary Cook
at Fundamental

Date Posted: 8/9/2018

Job Description

River Valley Health & Rehabilitation Center

1907 Refinery Road

Gainesville, TX 76240

P: 940-665-0386

F: 940-665-9314

 

PRN: 5:30am-2pm & 2pm-7pm

 

About Us:

River Valley Health & Rehabilitation Center is a 116 bed skilled nursing facility located in Gainesville, Texas. Our goal is to deliver quality care to the members of our community at a time when they need us the most. We strive to maximize clinical outcomes, as well as social well-being, in a homelike environment. We pride ourselves on putting resident needs first and want to provide an environment of choice and independence. Our success is measured by the happiness of those who depend on our care.

 

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/Vets/Disabled. Drug-free/Smoke-free work environment.

Req. ID:000416 | 90793 - River Valley Health & Rehabilitation Center

Job Snapshot

About Us

River Valley Health & Rehabilitation Center is a 116 bed skilled nursing facility located in Gainesville, Texas. Our goal is to deliver quality care to the members of our community at a time when they need us the most. We strive to maximize clinical outcomes, as well as social well-being, in a homelike environment. We pride ourselves on putting resident needs first and want to provide an environment of choice and independence. Our success is measured by the happiness of those who depend on our care.