Cook Assistant

Jul 28 2017
Aloha Nursing Rehab Centre |Kaneohe|Part Time, $12.00 - $12.09 / hour
Job Description

Aloha Nursing & Rehab Centre  is a long term care facility in Kaneohe that operates 24 hours a day/7 days a week.  We offer diverse opportunities for those interested in using their skills and experience to serve our residents and to make a difference in the lives of others by providing compassionate, quality care. 


We are seeking Assistant Cooks for casual/on-call status.  Shift times may vary; 2 primary shifts daily (4:30 am -1 pm) & (11:30 am - 8pm).  The primary purpose of this position is to prepare food in accordance with current applicable federal and state regulations; and as directed by the Dietitian, Nutritional Services Manager, Nutritional Services Supervisor or Head Cook to assure that quality food service is provided at all times. 


Assistant Cook prepares food for patients, staff and facility functions. Coordinates all food service activities so the food is ready and served at specific times. The Cook provides support to the Manager and Supervisor by providing daily functional guidance to the Food Service Workers. Performs other duties as required.


Education:  High school graduate or equivalent.


Experience:  Must have previous quantity food production experience.  Experience in health care or nursing facility cooking is desirable.               ​    


Knowledge:  Knowledge of weights, measures and conversions to cook and calculate amounts. Knowledge of modified diets is helpful.


Specials Skills/Equipment:  Must be skilled in use/cleaning equipment used in quantity food production to include grill, stove, ovens, steamer, slicer and knives.  Must be able to read and interpret menus.  The Cook must be able to speak, read and understand English to effectively direct the activity of other kitchen staff.


Physical Requirements:  This position requires extensive standing and/or walking, lifting and carrying supplies, pans and trays, as well as working in a hot/humid kitchen environment.  Must be energetic and enthusiastic with good organization skills, must have 2 step PPD or Chest x-ray clearance.


Applications are available for download from our website at:​th-us.html


Please submit application and/or resume via email, fax, mail or in person at:


Aloha Nursing Rehab Centre

45-545 Kamehameha Hwy

Kaneohe, Hawaii 96744


Fax: (808) 441-9588