Dietary Cook / Line Cook

  • 2230 McDonough St, Joliet, IL 60436, USA
  • Full-time
  • Department: Dietary
  • Job Title: Cook
  • Status of Employment: Full Time
  • Shift Type: Days
  • Name of Location/Facility: Joliet Terrace
  • Represented position?: This is a Represented Position. Union membership requirements will be applied as per the current Union Contract with this center.

Company Description

About the facility:

Under new leadership:  Transitional Care Management (TCM) now manages this Intermediate Care Facility (ICF) as of 9/1/2019.  Our goal is a focus on quality care and excellent customer service for the staff & the patients alike.  While we have many team members that have been with the center for several years, we are expanding. 

·         During the interview, you may hear:  ‘You can expect to be busy, and time will fly by on your shift, but you will go home knowing you made a difference in someone’s life.’

Joliet Terrace has 120 Medicaid beds, proudly serving the behavioral/psych population – with a 5 Star Quality Measure rating & 4 Stars overall. 

Location:  We are next door to a church & school, we are situation in a quiet area that is 1.5 miles from I-80; very easy to commute to.

Job Description

  • Adhere to all sanitary regulations governing the handling, preparation & serving of food. Supervise staff when dietary management is not in facility. Communicate well with Dietary Manager
  • Prepare & cook foods according to standardized recipes in the correct amount needed. Prepare main entrée, vegetable and required meat textures.
  • Be efficient in operating cooking equipment. Report need for equipment repair to dietary management.
  • Remain current in food preparation, modified diets, sanitation & meal service. 

Qualifications

  • Food Handlers certificate/ Food Sanitation License preferred
  • Prior cooking experience in an Assisted Living or Long Term Care Environment in the Food Service/Dietary areas preferred

Additional Information

Note: This job description is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties, responsibilities or qualifications associated with the job.

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