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Location: 1790 - GSS Northwood Retirement Comm
2515 Newton St Jasper, Indiana, 47547-1047 United States
Employment Type: Full-Time
Hourly: 0.00 - 0.00
Job Summary You bake, you mix, you mash, you pour your heart into the meals you serve. If the kitchen is your domain and you love serving others and helping lead, then the Good Samaritan Society offers the opportunity to use your experience in a challenging but exciting position as a Cook II.
What's in it for you: You will work in a faith-based organization with daily devotions and prayer before meetings (if you choose to participate). And you'll be part of a family, offering love and compassion to residents as part of a dedicated and diverse care team. Just ask our employees - it's what they love most about their role at the Society. That, and our opportunities for advancement.
You're a good fit if: You have a good work ethic, are a team player and have a compassionate nature. You should also know your way around a commercial kitchen and be competent with general cooking practices, including proper measuring, cooking temperatures and contamination prevention.
What you'll do: A typical day includes working as part of a team to prepare and serve meals for residents, including those with multiple dietary restrictions. Responsible for kitchen and dining management as assigned, including taking the lead on kitchen cleanliness and safety policies. You'll serve snacks and supplements and connect with residents each day as you document nutritional intake. You'll also help with special events as needed and assist with dining and kitchen cleanup, safety monitoring, and sanitary practices. It's fast-paced work, but the time goes quickly.
You're qualified for this position if: You meet all qualifications outlined below.
Throughout our organization, we aim to fulfill the most basic of human needs: to feel loved, valued and at peace. Are you up to the challenge?
Qualifications Prior work experience in quantity cooking and therapeutic diets or related experience in a similar type of setting is preferred. Ability to measure and comprehend certain quantities. Certification as a food protection manager by ServSafe or other equivalent ANSI approved program is preferred before assuming duties of person in charge. Basic ability to communicate and comprehend. Able to demonstrate knowledge of foodborne disease prevention and apply food safety principles.
The Good Samaritan Society offers an attractive, employee-approved benefits package for qualifying employees. The variety of benefits include: health benefits, a retirement plan, work/life balance benefits, voluntary benefits and much more! To review all of the great benefits and benefit eligibility, visit: https://www.good-sam.com/jobs/benefits
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information, marital status or other protected status. For more information including state-specific protections, please visit: https://www.good-sam.com/lp/careers/eeo-and-affirmative-action