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Cook

Category 
Dietary
Shift 
Various Shifts
Hours 
Full-Time
Union Position 
No
Location 
Avamere Transitional Care of Puget Sound
Address 
630 S Pearl Street
City 
Tacoma
State 
WA
Zip 
98465

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Cook: Avamere Transitional Care of Puget Sound

Full-time Various Shifts 

 

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

 

Avamere Transitional Care of Puget Sound

630 S Pearl Street

Tacoma, WA 98465

(253)-671-7300

 

 

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 Transitional Care of Puget Sound is a brand new state of the art 60 bed short term stay rehab facility that offers first class physical, occupational and speech therapy seven days a week with quality outcomes.  This facility offers 56 private rooms and 2 shared suites.  We are currently seeking top notch talent to join our all-star team of interdisciplinary professionals.