Cook

Apr 03 2024
Oahu Care Facility |Honolulu|Full Time, $18.09 / hour
Category: Healthcare
Job Description

Oahu Care Facility is seeking a skilled and passionate Full-time Cook to join our team. The ideal candidate will have experience working in a fast-paced kitchen environment, preparing nutritious and delicious meals for our residents. As a Cook, you will play a crucial role in ensuring that our residents receive high-quality, appetizing meals that meet their dietary needs and preferences.

Responsibilities:

  • Prepare and cook meals according to established recipes and dietary requirements, ensuring quality and consistency.
  • Plan menus in consultation with the dietary manager, taking into account nutritional guidelines, budget constraints, and resident preferences.
  • Maintain a clean and organized kitchen environment, adhering to sanitation and safety standards at all times.
  • Monitor food inventory levels, place orders for supplies as needed, and rotate stock to minimize waste.
  • Collaborate with kitchen staff to ensure smooth operations and timely meal service.
  • Assist with special events and catering functions as required.
  • Adhere to all relevant health and safety regulations, including proper food handling and storage procedures.

Qualifications:

  • Previous experience working as a cook or chef in a similar setting, preferably in a healthcare facility or senior living community.
  • Strong knowledge of food safety and sanitation practices.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team in a fast-paced environment.
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills.
  • Flexibility to work weekends and holidays as needed.
  • Hawaii Food Handler's Certificate or ServSafe certification preferred.