Cook - Mental Health, Residential at Discovery Mood & Anxiety Program in Beavercreek, Oregon

Posted in Restaurant - Food Service 6 days ago.

Type: Part-Time

Job Description:

The Cook is responsible for grocery shopping and cooking lunch and dinner daily. The Cook also ensures clean cooking utensils, chopped ingredients and clean work areas.


  • Checking inventory of ingredients daily

  • Acquiring ingredients not available in storage prior to the start of the day

  • Preparing ingredients by chopping vegetables and meats

  • Cooking lunch and dinner meals for clients based on set recipes

  • Monitoring food budgets to ensure all supplies are bought within the set budget

  • Making arrangements to store food items in a safe and orderly manner

  • Rotating food items as indicated in the kitchen rule book

  • Maintaining kitchen order by ensuring cleanliness of tables, counters and work areas

  • Overseeing cleanliness and maintenance of kitchen equipment and utensils

  • Operating kitchen equipment such as ovens and grills for cooking purposes

  • Manage and rotate emergency food supply

This is a part-time position at one of our residential programs.  For a virtual tour of the facility, please visit our website at


  • Knowledge of food preparation activities & ingredients

  • To work at this position, one must possess exceptional culinary insight.

  • Knowledge of standard food preparation and storage techniques are considered a plus,

  • Ability to work in a fast-paced, high-volume environment.

Why Work with Us

At Discovery Mood & Anxiety Program you will have the opportunity to work closely within a team of professionals consisting of mental health experts, all dedicated to promoting lasting health and healing. Clinical supervision and guidance are provided on total client care and therapeutic milieu management, as well as career growth and personal development oversight. You will develop an individualized growth plan which will help you develop your professional skills and career objectives.

Get to Know Us

Discovery Mood & Anxiety Program has a 20-year legacy of transforming lives by promoting health, healing and hope to our clients and their families. We serve adolescents in both residential and outpatient settings. It is our mission to create a transformative therapeutic experience aimed at profoundly and creatively facilitating behavioral, emotional and spiritual growth. We place a high priority on providing an environment that supports an unlimited capacity for learning, and we seek qualified individuals who share our passion for improving the lives of those we serve. With plans for continued growth, upward job mobility makes this an ideal workplace for those who want to build a career in the behavioral health sector. Come grow with us.