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Cook

Category 
Dietary
Shift 
Various Shifts
Hours 
Full-Time
Union Position 
Yes
Location 
Avamere Rehabilitation of Rogue Valley
Address 
625 Stevens Street
City 
Medford
State 
OR
Zip 
97504

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Overview

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Full-Time Cook: Avamere Health Services of Rogue Valley

Various shifts available

 

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

 

Avamere Health Services of Rogue Valley
625 Stevens Street
Medford, OR 97504
(541) 779-3551

 

 

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.

 

Avamere Rogue Valley is a 110-bed skilled nursing facility that provides both sub-acute and long-term care. Take a walk in our courtyard and take in a local artist’s work that changes quarterly or come to our therapy gym and see how hard our patients work and the relationships they build with their therapist. We have a specialty wound care program with certified wound nurses directed by a physician who specializes in wound care. Rogue Valley is currently looking for top notch talent to join their all-star interdisciplinary team.

 

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