"Eldorado Estates" is a Five Star Independent Retirement Community in Eldorado Hills. We currently have an opportunity to hire a night cook. It is a full-time position from 11:00am to 7:30pm daily w/full benefit package. Overall Job Description: To prepare nutritious, appetizing, and attractive meals, while working as a team with other food services members to provide smooth, efficient and safe operation of the kitchen area. All policies and procedures of Hawthorn Retirement Group must be followed, including following Hawthorn menus and portion control requirements.
ESSENTIAL JOB DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES Review menus and daily log for instructions. Prepare meals following Hawthorn Retirement menus and recipes. Use portion control policies. Follow safe food handling procedures. Ensure that food, supplies and appropriate personnel are available for the meals planned. Oversee preparation of serving carts. Serve food attractively and punctually. Follow proper procedures for covering, dating, labeling and storing of food in a timely manner and complete leftover logs. Clean up following the meals. Clean-up will include the area in which the meal is prepared and served, cleaning pots and pans, kitchen surfaces, walls, and floors. Follow the cleaning schedule. Resolve food complaints as required. Focus on resident satisfaction. Oversees food services staff in absence of the Facility Executive Chef or Sous Chef. Performs other duties as assigned by supervisor. May be assigned to any other job function in the facility on a relief basis.