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Type: Full Time
Location: Chico, California
Working Hours Start: Various
Working Hours End: Various
The Cook will prepare food in accordance with menus, diet specifications, sanitary practices, and resident preference, and in a manner that reflects quality of service and facility philosophy.
* Prepares food and meals in accordance with planned menus, diet plans, portion control and sanitary procedures meeting health department standards and company policies.
* Checks and records food temperatures prior to serving and serves meals that are palatable, appetizing and appealing.
* Reviews menus, making only necessary substitutions in accordance with company policies and procedures.
* Assures that food and supplies are available for the next meal, pulling supplies from freezer as required for the next meal preparations. Notifies dietary services supervisor of needed supplies.
* Prepares and assists in the preparations of special meals to meet individual resident needs and special meetings and events.
* Maintains a clean and safe work area, cleaning spills and pots regularly and carries out the daily and scheduled cleaning duties according to assignments.
* Ensures proper storage of food and supplies meeting health department regulations.
* Uses cleaners and other hazardous materials according to department procedures.
* Follows community and health department fire safety, infection control and hazardous chemicals procedures and practices.
* Reports all unsafe conditions, incidents or equipment to dietary department supervisor or executive director immediately.
* Respects dignity and confidentiality standards, promoting resident and staff rights.
* Assists the dietary department supervisor in directing the activities of the dietary aides as called upon.
* Executes the inventory and storage of incoming foods and supplies as requested or assigned by the dietary department supervisor.
* Attends and participates in training, in-services, and staff meetings.
* Perform other related duties as assigned.
* A minimum of one year experience cooking in a restaurant or the dietary department of a hospital or similar environment.
* Meet job-related health department or state regulations by holding required state certification or service license.
* Proficient at reading written menus and direction, comprehend verbal instructions, and write at a level necessary to meet job expectations.
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Prestige Assisted Living at Chico was award the 2019 \\"Silver\\" award (a national quality care award) through the American Health Care Association/National Center for Assisted Living, one of only 9 communities + care centers in the entire state of California to achieve this designation!:
Prestige Senior Living - Chico enjoyed a deficiency-free survey in 2019!:
Want to work for a local and industry leader in the senior living space? Prestige Assisted Living at Chico is looking for high-impact health care professionals! Prestige Assisted Living at Chico is a AHCA/NCAL Bronze award winning community, is 99% occupied, and has had back-to-back deficiency-free surveys through the state of California! Want to work for our high-performing and impactful team?:
Prestige Assisted Living at Chico is located just off Cohasset near Enloe Medical Center. Our community hosts weekly scenic rides, talented musical guests, a walking program and more. And with California State University, Chico nearby, we encourage residents to enroll in classes and lectures, and enjoy a wide range of activities at the campus.:
The Prestige Assisted Living at Chico wellness program, Celebrations, is designed to nurture mind, body and spirit, and give you the choices and freedom to celebrate life. As your partner in active aging, it is our goal to help you achieve an optimum level of health and wellness throughout all aspects of your life.:
At Chico we also offer the award-winning Expressions Memory Care Program, which uses innovative techniques and approaches to turn daily activities into memorable and meaningful events. Our program provides people living with dementia and other forms of cognitive impairment an outlet for creativity through arts, learning, and spirituality, embracing the philosophy that Life is an Activity .:
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