Andover Court Assistant Living

721 West 21st Street
Andover , KS

Cook/Dietary Aide

Andover Court Assistant Living
Andover, KS Full-time
Posted on December 23, 2018

Assisted Living community in Andover, Kansas is looking for a multi tasking, flexible Cook/Dietary Aide to join our team. We provide delicious meals for our seniors 3 times a day with snacks in between. This position includes, but is not limited to: food preparation including desserts, cleaning, dish washing, stocking, and inventory. This is a great opportunity to grow with an expanding company.

Ideal Candidate:

  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • Supervisory experience.
  • Food preparation experience.
  • ServeSafe-certified or able to be ServeSafe-certified.
  • Enjoy serving seniors.
  • Excellent customer service and hospitality.
  • Able to work efficiently and effectively with little to no supervision.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Able to multitask and meet deadlines.

General Responsibilities:

  • Maintains system ensuring timely meal services.
  • Checks daily menu and special events calendar to ensure necessary food and supplies are available.
  • Prepares meals meeting nutritional requirements as well as appetizing in appearance.
  • Assists in preparation of special meals and for special events.
  • Helps to operates kitchen within state and county regulations including sanitation, food storage, record keeping, food temperatures, portion sizes, chemical usage/storage
  • Operates kitchen equipment safely and efficiently: steamer, oven, grill, meat slicer, mixer, grinder, dishwasher, etc.
  • Maintains cooler and freezer properly: dates and labels food, no food on floor, etc.
  • Assists with putting up stock on delivery days.
  • Assists with daily kitchen duties: washing pots/pans, putting up stock, removing trash and boxes, cleaning steam table and checking water levels.
  • Completes weekly special cleaning assignments.