Cuisineur/Cook

The Woods at Cedar Run

(Camp Hill, PA)

Currently Hiring:

  • Full-Time

FT = Full Time | PT = Part Time | OPT = Occasional Part Time

Departmental Accountabilities: Dining Services
Reports To: Food Service Director
Desired Education Level: High school Diploma or GED is preferred but not required
Travel Required: None
Position Summary:

The Cuisineur requires the knowledge and skill to prepare residence meals that are appetizing in appearance and taste and meet Resident and ICC expectations. Must have the ability to work within the established food budget. The ability to exercise good judgment and make confident ethical decisions is essential. Must be able to effectively manage time in order to complete multiple tasks. Requires the ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing. Requires frequent lifting, bending, stretching, stooping and standing for long periods of time.

 

Required Job Functions:

The employee must be able to perform these essential functions with or without reasonable accommodation by IntegraCare Corporation without posing a direct threat self or others.
1. Perform all duties and responsibilities with a positive attitude and demonstrates impeccable ethics and integrity.
2. Prepares residence meals and special event food in accordance with sanitary regulations as well as ICC policies and procedures.
3. Prepares meals and in accordance with established menus, standard recipes, established inventories, portion control guidelines, ICC policies and procedures, and within sanitation regulations.
4. Prepares residence meals and special event food to be appetizing in appearance and taste.
5. Assists in ordering and purchasing food and food service supplies and assists in inventory.
6. Meets with food service personnel as needed to identify and correct problem areas and/or improvement of services.
7. Reviews the dietary requirements of each Resident on an on-going basis and assists in
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planning for Residents’ diets.
8. Assures the stock level of staple and non-staple food and food service supplies are maintained at adequate levels at all times.
9. Assists in daily or scheduled cleaning duties in the kitchen/dining area.
10. Maintains portion control within food service delivery.
11. Maintains food production books and ensures that team members are recording every meal thoroughly and updating the book as necessary.
12. Ensures kitchen equipment is maintained in proper working condition.
13. Conducts tours in absence of management team members.
14. Attends required in-service trainings and orientations.
15. Responds to Residents’ requests.
16. Respects Residents’ rights, privacy and dignity.

Equipment Required to Operate:

EQUIPMENT NECESSARY TO OPERATE ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:
1. Ovens (convection and conventional)
2. Range
3. Flat Top
4. Broiler
5. Steamer
6. Steam Kettle
7. Tilt Skillet
8. Steam Table
9. Slicer
10. Mixer
11. Toaster
12. Microwave Oven
13. Refrigeration
14. Dish Machine
15. Cutlery

Requirements:

Applicants need to have at least 1 year of cooking experience.

Current serv-safe certification is preferred

 

Additional Information:

Applicants need to be COVID vaccinated