Full Time Cook - $18 /Hour & Great Benefits (Grand Rapids)

Covenant Living of the Great Lakes

2510 Lake Michigan Dr NW

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compensation: $18/hr
employment type: full-time
job title: Full Time Cook

Experienced cooks, we need your help. Covenant Living is an upscale retirement community here in Grand Rapids. This is not an institutional food program. Here we are scratch cooking with a la carte meal services. There are regular catering events ranging from small hors d’oeuvre functions to facility wide plated dinners and buffets like what you will see in any restaurant, banquet hall or country club. You won’t, however, work restaurant hours. Our staff is out by 7:30pm or earlier most days of the week and no one is here past 3pm on any Sunday. Come check us out.

Starting wage: $18/hour

If interested, please copy and paste the link below to apply on our website.

In this role, the Cook will:
• Follow production and prep sheets for daily assignments
• Prepare necessary food for breakfast/lunch/dinner according to production sheets.
• Focus on plate presentation and garnishing.
• Properly record daily temperature logs and other regulatory paperwork
• Label, date, and properly store all food.
• Follow all sanitation protocols.
• Have assigned daily and weekly cleaning projects.
• Work clean and organized.
• Assist in other areas of the kitchen as needed.

The ideal candidate will have:
• High school education or equivalent.
• One year of cooking experience in a restaurant or institutional setting.
• Current state sanitation certificate.
• Ability to read, write and speak in English effectively to use recipes, prepare meals and communicate effectively.
• Ability to perform math to adjust recipes and convert measurements.
• Understanding of standard food measurements and equivalents.
• Ability to take initiative, work independently, and follow tasks through to completion.
• Ability to work cooperatively with staff within the department and in other departments.
• Willingness to work and interact with older adults.
• Must be of legal driving age and have current legal driver's license.

  • Principals only. Recruiters, please don't contact this job poster.

post id: 7761372633


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