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Cook

Cook

Category 
Dietary
Shift 
Day/Evening
Hours 
Full-Time
Union Position 
Yes
Location 
Laurelhurst Village
Address 
3060 SE Stark St
City 
Portland
State 
OR
Zip 
97214

More information about this job

Overview

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Full-time Cook: Laurelhurst Village

Day/Evening shift available


Please apply online at: https://careers-avamere.icims.com or in person at facility

Laurelhurst Village 
3060 SE Stark St. 
Portland, OR 97214
(503) 535-4700

 

 

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

Responsibilities/Qualifications/Skillset

  • 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.

 

Laurelhurst Village is a 179-bed skilled nursing facility and assisted living facility providing short-term therapeutic rehabilitation, outpatient therapy and respite care, as well as, long-term care. Laurelhurst Village community provides a full range of exceptional senior living and skilled care options designed to accommodate your lifestyle and enable you to get the most from your retirement years. We offer exceptional care, wellness programs and social activities in a family atmosphere to create a community you’ll enjoy calling home.  Laurelhurst Village is currently looking for top notch talent to join their all-star team.

 

This position is subject to a collective bargaining agreement with the SEIU 503