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Cook 2

National HealthCare Associates | Fairfield, CT 06825

National HealthCare Associates

MAJOR PURPOSE: Responsible for the preparation of food in accordance with current guidelines, regulations and established policies and procedures and as may be directed by the Food Services Director to ensure that quality food service is provided at all times.



Ability to read, write and comprehend English.

Ability to follow oral and written instructions.

Interest in the dietary needs of the aged and the chronically ill with the ability to work with the elderly.

Ability to work with supervisors, co-workers and facility staff in the performance of duties.

Ability to observe proper safety and sanitary techniques.

Ability to work hours as scheduled based on the requirements of the position assignment.

Prefer at least one year of institutional cooking experience.

Ability to manage during an emergency.
* Ability to use and operate the following equipment: slicer, oven, grill, large blender, steam tables, coffee machine, can opener, microwave oven, robot coupe, dish machine, and any other equipment necessary to prepare meals.



Must be able to move intermittently throughout the day, proper body mechanics required -- bending, stooping, turning, stretching, and

reaching above the shoulders are involved.

Must be able to cope with the mental, emotional and physical stress of the position.

Must be able to observe, listen and communicate effectively.

Must be able to relate to and work with the ill, disabled, elderly emotionally upset, and at times hostile people within the facility.

Must function independently, have flexibility, personal integrity, and the ability to work effectively with residents, personnel, support agencies, and outside agencies.

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled

Job Code: 5000276161106
Posted On: 02/16/182018-02-16
Closing Date: Open Until Filled
Telecommute: No
Categories: Restaurant - Food Service
Job Status: Full Time
Similar Jobs: Within 25 miles of 06825, Restaurant - Food Service

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