Job Description

Lake Ridge Care Center is currently seeking a Full-Time Cook to join our beautiful full-service skilled care facility with highly trained professional, caring, and dedicated staff. Your passion for cooking nutritious and appetizing meals will be highly valued by our residents.

This is a Full-Time, benefit eligible opportunity.

Full-Time Cook responsibilities include:

  • Deliver exceptional service to residents by leading and motivating team members to provide fast, friendly and excellent customer service to all guests.
  • Prepare and cook all meals to ensure adherence to recipes and quality standards. This will also include feature/specials and grill service.
  • Inspect kitchen for conformance to government and company safety and sanitation requirements.
  • Review planned meals and take note of special diet requests.
  • Observe and report on low stock or high-demand choices.
  • Assist in orders and schedules delivery of food and supplies from local vendors.
  • Observe and report on resident change of condition or changes in ability.
  • Participate in meetings and required training to maintain regulatory standards of food service at the community.

 

Full-Time Cook skills/ requirements:

  • High school diploma or Equivalent.
  • At least 2 years of cooking/ food preparation experience or equivalent combination of relevant experience.
  • Must be willing to receive ongoing training and education to enhance skills.
  • Shift lead or supervisory experience in food service a plus!
  • Ability to read and write in English.
  • Must be able to stand for extended periods of time.
  • Must be a team player willing to work in a fast-paced environment.
  • Prior experience working with elderly and leadership experience preferred.

We Offer:

Full-Time Employees are offered a benefit package including PTO, Holiday Pay, Medical, Dental, Vision insurance, Life insurance, Disability insurance, retirement plan with company match, Flex Spending, Tuition Discount at Partner Colleges and more.

About Us:

Lake Ridge Care Center is a Medicare/Medicaid certified campus, providing 24-hour skilled primary nursing care, on-site rehabilitation services, a restorative nursing program, and a number of other services.

Important Notes

To be considered, please apply online or stop in at 310 Lake Blvd, Buffalo, MN, 55313, to fill out an application.

EOE/AA Employer/Vet/Disabled *A Drug Free Workplace *A Veteran Friendly Employer

Location: US-MN-Buffalo