Lead Cook - FT Evenings - Waukon IA
Company: Good Samaritan Society
Posted on: January 15, 2022
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Facility: GSS IA Waukon Ctr
Location: Waukon, IA
Address: 21 E Main St, Waukon, IA 52172, USA
Job Schedule: Full time
Weekly Hours: 30. 00
Performs all duties in food preparation as assigned. Provides daily
direction to cooks and other assigned areas ensuring all
departmental standards and goals are met. Prepares, cooks, seasons
and portions food for patients/residents, staff, and visitors of
the designated facility, preparing and serving food within
guidelines of menu and dietary requirements. Adheres to food
quality standards of appearance, taste, temperature and sanitation.
Performs washing and cleaning duties to insure sanitation and
cleanliness in cooking and serving areas. Maintains labeling and
storage of food, equipment, and machinery. Prepares and provides
the highest quality and safest food possible to patients/residents,
co-workers, team members and guests.
Works with many internal customers, requiring above average
communication as well as excellent team work skills. Displays
ability to cook, function and thrive in a dynamic and changing
Follows standardized recipes and Hazardous Analysis and Critical
Control Point (HACCP) guidelines to prepare, store and use food and
food products. Documents HACCP steps, temperatures and outcomes to
assure the safest food possible while following production sheets
for daily and weekly menus. Operates equipment such as, but not
limited to, mixers, slicers, kettles, combination ovens, food
grinders, food processors, ovens, stovetops, induction burners,
grills, deep fat fryers, knives, dishwashers, garbage disposals,
refrigerators and freezers.
Possesses ability to work independently when necessary. Possesses
an understanding of food safety and sanitation processes. Exhibits
understanding of basic math to appropriately measure alongside
displaying proficiency in reading and understanding recipes.
Demonstrates ability to be on feet for the majority of the day and
walk far distances throughout the hospital.
High school diploma or equivalent preferred.
Possesses ability to read, write and follow oral and written
directions. Ability to perform basic math. Depending upon location
applying for, a minimum of two years experience and previous
leadership experience preferred. On-the-job training will be
Depending upon location of hire, Serv Safe may be required to
obtain within a designated time frame.
The Good Samaritan Society offers an attractive benefits package
for qualifying full-time and part-time employees. Depending on
eligibility, a variety of benefits include health insurance, dental
insurance, vision insurance, life insurance, a 401(k) retirement
plan, work/life balance benefits, sick leave and paid time off. To
review your benefit eligibility, visit
The Good Samaritan Society is an EEO/AA Employer
M/F/Disability/Vet. If you are an individual with a disability and
would like to request an accommodation for help with your online
application, please call 1-877-673-0854 or send an email to
The Good Samaritan Society has a Drug Free Workplace Policy. An
accepted offer will require a drug screen and pre-employment
background screening as a condition of employment.
Job Function: Facilities and General Services
Req Number: R-0087718
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