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Cook (AVA)

Cook (AVA)

Various Shifts
Union Position 
Avamere Living at Berry Park
13669 S Gaffney Lane
Oregon City

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Part-time Cook: Avamere at Berry Park

Various Shifts Available 


Please apply online at: https://careers-avamere.icims.com 


Avamere Living at Berry Park

13669 Gaffney Ln

Oregon City, OR 97045





The primary responsibility of this position is to prepare food to assure that quality food service is provided at all times.


  • Serve meals that are palatable, appetizing in appearance and in accordance with established portion control procedures, on a timely basis.
  • Inspect diet trays; work with the facility’s dietitian and process diet changes received from Nursing Services.
  • Coordinate food service with other departments.
  • Ensure that food and supplies for the next meal are readily available.
  • Ensure that menus are maintained and review menus prior to preparation of food.
  • Assist in serving meals as necessary and on a timely basis.



  • Experience in a hospital, nursing care facility, or other related medical facility preferred.
  • Must have a Food Handler’s Card.
  • Must be able to cook a variety of foods in large quantities.
  • Must be knowledgeable of food preparation procedures.
  • Maintain confidentiality of all resident care information in accordance with HIPAA guidelines.
  • Create and uphold an atmosphere of warmth, patience, enthusiasm, and a calm and cheerful environment.

Facility Information

The Avamere Family of Companies takes a holistic approach to post-acute care. We have designed a service that combines all of healthcare companies and healthcare professionals tied by the common goal of providing seamless care and support for all of our patients.


Avamere Living at Berry Park is a retirement community for independent living seniors and offers 86 independent living apartments and 12 cottages. At Berry Park there is always something going on. We have a full calendar of events including exercise and fitness opportunities, happy hour and music, crafting, and many more popular activities. Join our team as we are currently seeking top notch talent!