at Stonegate Senior Living

Date Posted: 2/23/2018

Job Description

The Cook prepares food in accordance with standard menus and specifications, facility procedures, and prescribed dietary and sanitary regulations; follow recipes; ensure proper storage of food and supplies; supervise serving of meals by wait staff; direct and assist in cleaning work areas, equipment and floors; ensure all residents have received meals; ensure fire and safety practices and procedures are followed.


  • Prepares or directs preparation of food items on assigned/scheduled menus.
  • Prepare and check all trays for accurate menu selections. Serve food in accordance with portion control, resident requests and ensure plate looks presentable.
  • Direct and assist in cleaning work areas, equipment and floors. Adhere to Universal Precautions and sanitary, safety and infection control policies.
  • Ensure food and supplies are available for upcoming meals.
  • Assist the Director of Dining/Food Services in directing the activities of the Wait Staff
  • Provide input regarding menu planning and recipes as requested.
  • Assist in inventorying and storing incoming food and supplies
  • Identifies and corrects any safety hazards in the food services area.
  • Prepares special nourishments/supplements as instructed by dietary service manager.
  • Logs/records temperatures of food as requested (refrigeration, freezers, milk dispensers, as appropriate)

Job Requirements

  • High school graduate
  • Experience in quantity food preparation/production is preferred
  • Management/supervisory experience preferred
  • Experience in long-term care setting preferred
  • Effective communication and interpersonal skills are needed
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