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Cook

Cook

Category 
Dietary
Shift 
Day/Evening
Hours 
Full-Time
Union Position 
No
Location 
Seaport Landing
Address 
1201 Hancock Street
City 
Port Townsend
State 
WA
Zip 
98368

More information about this job

Overview

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Full-time Cook: Seaport Landing
Day/Evening Shift Available

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

Seaport Landing
1201 Hancock Street
Port Townsend, Washington 98368
 

 

 

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

As a part of the Avamere Family of Companies, we embrace our mission “to enhance the life of everyone we serve.” Being a part of Avamere provides us with comprehensive clinical resources such as therapy, home health, and hospice care to best serve our Independent and Assisted Living residents.  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 and residents.