Park Creek Independent Living – Cypress, TX

Job Title: Cook


Job Responsibilities

We are a premier senior living retirement community dedicated to creating a welcoming, warm environment for the residents who call our community home.

We offer competitive pay, a comprehensive rewards program, and a true team environment.

If you are looking for a challenging and highly rewarding career, we want to hear from you!

  • Assist in planning menus.

  • Prepare food following planned menus and standardized recipes and in compliance with all applicable food preparation regulations and guidelines.

  • Maintain high standards of quality food production, nutrition, and portion control.

  • Prepare a sufficient quantity of food to meet requirements, ensure served at the proper temperature, and maintain an attractive appearance and appealing taste.

  • Maintain proper sanitation and safety in food preparation areas.

  • Assist in cleaning of cooking area and other kitchen equipment and facilities.

  • Consult with Supervisor on issues of menu planning, care planning, food preparation, therapeutic diets, etc.

  • Perform other duties as assigned by Supervisor.

  • Must be able to work long hours while standing

  • Must be able to lift 25 lbs.

  • Maintain a valid driver's license.

Job Requirements

  • A high school diploma or equivalent (GED) is preferred.

  • Culinary degree or equivalent work experience preferred.

  • At least 1 year of related work experience is required, preferably in a restaurant or food service environment.

On a daily basis, throughout the workday:

  • Must be capable of sitting, standing, walking, climbing stairs, reaching, turning, bending, stooping, crouching and kneeling, reaching over the head, grasping with both hands, and fine manipulation.

  • Must physically be able to lift up to 40 pounds unassisted.

Additional Information

Hired candidates will be required to successfully complete a criminal background check, valid references, pre-employment drug test, physical and proof of employment eligibility.

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