Cook

Tower Grove is seeking to hire passionate and creative individual to join our team.  Ability to work flexible hours is required. Duties include preparing quality meals for the facility’s residents, employees, and visitors. Must have good customer service. In return, you’ll enjoy working with compassionate, reliable and dedicated team players with a great work ethic. If this sounds interesting to you, come join our family!

Essential Functions:

  1. Comply with all federal, state, and local regulations as outlined in the Corporate Compliance Program Manual.
  2. Understand the importance of customer service and be willing to learn resident/relative satisfaction techniques.
  3. Prepare meals which are palatable and appetizing in appearance.
  4. Understand and be able to prepare therapeutic diets.
  5. Follow written menus and recipes.
  6. Handle and prepare food.
  7. Wash, trim, cook and season food items.
  8. Assume responsibility for meeting meal schedules.
  9. Estimate food needs and requisition supplies.
  10. Inspect food and meat in storage and conduct sanitary maintenance of storage rooms and units.
  11. Assume responsibility for avoiding food waste.
  12. Suggest menu or recipe changes so that foods will be used before spoiling.
  13. Assume responsibility for care of food service equipment.
  14. Assume responsibility for sanitary maintenance on stoves, ovens, work tables, and equipment.
  15. Leave the kitchen clean and neat at the end of designated shift.
  16. Observe all facility safety policies and procedures.
  17. Observe infection control procedures.
  18. Observe facility disaster preparedness procedures.
  19. Observe Resident’s Rights policies and maintain resident confidentiality.
  20. Perform other related duties as directed by the Director of Food Services.

Certifications, Licenses Necessary

Must be 18 years of age or older. Must have at least one year of experience in hospital, institution, or restaurant cooking. High school diploma or equivalent preferred, but not necessary. Must have the ability to be pleasant, cheerful, tactful, and courteous when dealing with residents.

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    Tower Grove Manor

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    2710 S. Grand Blvd.

    St. Louis, MO. 63118

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