Holiday Retirement Prep Cook in Simi Valley, California
Give others a taste of the good life.
Culinary Prep Cook
Are you looking for a more deeply satisfying job? Would you like to help seniors enjoy their retirement by helping cook them great food? At Holiday Retirement, we have rewarding opportunities for individuals to prepare delicious and nutritious meals for our valued residents.
In the role of Culinary Prep Cook and as a member of the Dining & Hospitality team, you will prepare nutritious, appetizing and attractive meals in a smooth, efficient, and ensure safe operations of the kitchen area. You must have:
Review and complete assigned tasks to prepare the type and quantity of meats, vegetables, salads and/or soups, and desserts required for the upcoming meal services. This includes, but is not limited to: preparing salads, sandwiches, sides, jello, puddings, pastries, prepping vegetables, fruits, meats, baking, etc.
Prepare food using Holiday menus and recipes and portion control, while following safe food-handling procedures.
Fill condiments prior to meals as needed, setup dessert cart, assist cooks in serving, and portion fruit for next days’ breakfast cart.
Clean all food-serving and food service areas and equipment, including ovens, fryer, hood, filter, etc as assigned. Wash and store pots and pans as needed.
As a team member of the Food service staff ensure smooth, efficient, and safe operation of the Kitchen area and meal service. This may include assisting with serving or dishwashing on a relief basis.
Assist in putting away all leftovers, labeled, dated, and marked for a designated reuse.
Other duties as assigned.
In addition, candidates will possess:
High School education or equivalent.
6+ months of kitchen food preparation preferred.
General knowledge of cleaning and sanitation.
General knowledge of safe food-handling practices.
Effective communication skills in English.
Ability and willing to cross-train in the areas of serving, dishwashing, and cooking in order to provide additional staffing resources as needed.
Ability and willing to follow standards and procedures, and accept direction & training and work as part of a team.
To apply, please send resume to the e-mail below or bring to the community.
Join us and enjoy competitive compensation, excellent benefits and the rewards that come from improving the lives of others.
About Holiday Retirement
For nearly 40 years, Holiday Retirement has been committed to providing seniors with the very best options for independent and assisted living. Today, we are proud to offer seniors the choice of over 300 communities throughout the country. Holiday Retirement communities are unlike any other retirement communities. These unique locations offer an exceptional lifestyle full of enriching activities for our residents and deeply fulfilling careers for those who embrace our commitment to seniors.
Job Ref: Non-Exempt
Please Send resume to:
Job Ref: Simi Hills Retirement Community