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Cook - Kitchen

Job ID: 47373
Location: Vancouver, WA
Work Type: Per Diem - Relief
Shift: Day
Shift Length: 8 Hours
FTE: 0.00
Benefit Eligibility: Select benefits

Job Description

Description

PeaceHealth is seeking a Cook - Kitchen for a Per Diem/Relief, 0.00 FTE, Day position.

  • Union Statement: Hourly compensation is $17.65 - $31.78; hiring rate dependent on qualifications and professional experience and/or terms of Collective Bargaining Agreement.

Must be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 including 2 doses of a 2-dose series or 1 dose of a 1-dose series plus 14 days beyond the final dose prior to start date.

JOB SUMMARY

This position is responsible for using HACCP guidelines for safe food handling to plan, prepare and cook food according to recipe and production standards to support the hospital patients, medical staff, caregivers, volunteers, and visitors.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

  1. Accurately follow and prepare recipes.
  2. Prepare hot and cold food according to the recipe and following production and food styling guidelines taking into consideration customer/patient counts.
  3. Maintain proper food handling techniques. Properly clean and sanitize workstation according to safety and sanitation guidelines.
  4. Organize, calculate, and produce food production.
  5. Maintain appropriate records according to regulatory and departmental standards.
  6. Performs other duties as assigned.
  7. QUALIFICATIONS (required unless otherwise noted)

EDUCATION:

  • High school diploma or equivalent preferred.

EXPERIENCE/TRAINING:

  • Minimum of two years’ experience as cook in a hospital or full service kitchen preferred or combination of experience and formal culinary training that provides the caregiver with the requisite knowledge, skills, and abilities to perform the job will be considered.

LICENSE/CERTIFICATION:

  • Valid Food Handlers Permit on file with Food Service Department.
  • Culinary certificate preferred.

OTHER SKILLS:

  • Knowledge and understanding of proper food handling and sanitation
  • Ability to work well with others
  • Proficient in MS Office applications

COMMUNITY/LOCATION SPECIFIC NOTES

Southwest Medical Center:

  • Position is represented by OFNHP
  • Proficiency in MS Office applications is not required

SOUTHWEST PHYSICAL/COGNITIVE REQUIREMENTS

  • Work requires moderate physical exertion from 34 to 65% of the time.
  • Ability to lift objects weighing 30 lbs. or less.
  • Work requires frequent exposure to skin or lung irritants; extreme cold or heat; sharp instruments such as kitchen knives, scalpels, etc.; or dangerous equipment.
  • Job duties occasionally require the ability to concentrate and pay close attention to detail (less than 34% of work time).

This position is represented by a collective bargaining agreement. There may be more than one opening on this posting.

See how PeaceHealth is committed to Inclusivity, Respect for Diversity and Cultural Humility.

  • Non-Benefits Eligible Statement (less than 0.5 FTE and per diem):PeaceHealth is committed to the overall wellbeing of our caregivers. The benefits included in positions less than 0.5 FTE are 403b retirement plan for caregiver contributions; wellness benefits, discount program, and expanded EAP and mental health program.

For full consideration of your skills and abilities, please attach a current resume with your application. EEO Affirmative Action Employer/Vets/Disabled in accordance with applicable local, state, or federal laws.

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