Per Diem Cook, MC- Culinary & Nutrition Services- Variable Shift
Updated: Mar 13, 2020
Department: Culinary & Nutrition Services
MED CTR COOK PD
Temp Agency Staff-Non UC
Culinary & Nutrition Services (428340)
Nonexempt Alt Overtime
Per Diem Cook, MC
Incumbent, prepares, seasons and cooks (steaming, poaching, broiling, braising, etc.) food according to the recipes using basic ingredients, from scratch and some convenience items for patient meal service, Medical Center Cafeteria, and special catered functions, in a safe and sanitary manner.
Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships across the HealthSystem
Ability to maintain a work pace appropriate to the workload
Must demonstrate customer service skills appropriate to the job
Previous experience as a cook, or related experience in main kitchen and/or cafeteria
Skill in various cooking techniques with the ability to follow recipes and specifications for regular and therapeutic diets
Knowledge of common cooking terminology, mathematics and standard weights and measures to prepare and adjust recipes
Must be able to work alternate schedules. days and nights, weekends and holidays
Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English
Must possess the skill, knowledge and ability essential to the successful performance of assigned duties
Knowledge of University and medical center organizations, policies, procedures and forms
Physical, Mental, & Environmental Demands
To comply with the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 the essential physical, mental and environmental requirements for this job are listed below. These are requirements normally expected to perform regular job duties. Incumbent must be able to successfully perform all of the functions of the job with or without reasonable accommodation.
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