Cook-PRN

Do you enjoy working to enhance the lives of seniors every day? Are you passionate about people and excited about your culinary skills? A premier Senior Living Community in Pikesville, Maryland is seeking a Cook to for its Continuing Care Retirement Community facility. This is a PRN position to cover various shifts as needed. The cook is responsible for the preparation of all food items using standardized recipes and is an integral part of the staff.

Essential Duties:

  • Prepares all soup, stocks, sauces; boils, braises, and roasts items using standardized recipes.
  • Prepares and serves all sautéed, fried, grilled, steamed, and baked items using standardized recipes.
  • Prepares or directs the preparation of all food served, following standard recipes and special diet orders.
  • Plans food production to coordinate with meal serving hours so that excellence, quality, temperature, and appearance of food is preserved.
  • Determines amount and type of food supplies required for daily menus and seeing that supplies are obtained from storage areas in adequate time for meal production.
  • Follows all federal, state, and local health department regulation when handling food.

Other Duties:

  • Maintains assigned workstation in a safe and sanitary condition.
  • Maintains acceptable standards of personal hygiene and complies with department dress code.
  • Attends in-service training and education sessions as assigned.
  • Performs specific work duties and responsibilities as assigned by supervisor.

Qualifications:

  • Ability to understand and follow instructions in English, communicate effectively, and perform simple arithmetic.
  • Ability to understand measurements and conversions.
  • A minimum of 3 years’ experience as a cook in a hotel, restaurant, club, or similar institution.
  • Successful completion of ServSafe certification course.
  • Ability to plan and organize work, to interpret instructions, recipes, specifications, and standards.
  • Knowledge of kitchen equipment operations and maintenance.
  • Some knowledge of nutrition and diet.
  • Compliance with Company’s Influenza Vaccination Policy is required for this position for all employees.

Pay:  DOE

Schedule: PRN position to cover various shifts as needed.  

Zip Code: 21208

Job ID: #10125C

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