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Cook - Dietary FT 11AM-730PM

Job Summary: Responsible for preparing and/or directing the preparation of food to be served, complying with all applicable sanitation, health, and personal hygiene standards and following established food production programs and procedures as well as responsible for appropriate use of facility supplies and equipment to minimize loss, waste, and fraud.

Essential Functions:

  • Consistently uses an outward mindset and puts forth exemplary effort in accomplishing his/her goals and objectives in a manner that helps others to achieve their goals and objectives.
  • Prepares or direct preparation of food served using established production procedures and systems.
  • Utilizes recipe and correct production techniques. Is aware of age appropriate food production techniques.
  • Determines amount and type of food and supplies required using production systems.
  • Ensures availability of supplies and food or approved substitutions in adequate time for preparation.
  • Serves or ensure proper serving of food for tray line or dining room.
  • Complies with established sanitation standards, personal hygiene, and health standards.
  • Observes proper food preparation, handling, and storing techniques.

Minimum Qualifications:   18 years of age. Certification in Servesafe within 90 days of hire.

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities: One year (1) experience in food service or successful completion of a Culinary Arts and Hospitality program. Proficient interpersonal relations and communicative skills; manual dexterity; auditory and visual skills; ability to follow written and oral instructions and procedures.

Working Conditions:  General kitchen and cafeteria environment. 

Physical Requirements:   Constantly stand, see/visual acuity.  Frequently walk, reach, handle/grasp/feel, bend/twist, talk/hear, taste/smell, lift/carry 1 to 25 lbs.  Occasionally lift/carry 25 to 50+ lbs.

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