Cook

Tidelands Health Rehabilitation Hospital - Little River, SC

Cook - Full Time

The Cook prepares, seasons and cooks regular and therapeutic diets for patients, employees, visitors and special functions.

Job Code: 100069

Qualifications

License or Certification: Food handlers permit (if required by state or county regulations)

Total Education, Vocational Training and Experience:

  • Training in food preparation for therapeutic diets, recent institutional cooking experience and special function cooking experience desirable.
  • Knowledge of all A.A.C.C.P. guidelines, preferred.
  • Knowledge of food safety guidelines, preferred.


Machines, Equipment Used: General office equipment, convection oven, mixer, steamer, gas range, grill, oven, microwave, toaster, blender, steam tables, fryer, food processor, scales, meat slicer.

Physical Requirements:

  • Ability to sit, stand for long periods, reach, push, pull and lift minimum of 20 pounds, stoop and kneel.
  • Ability to grasp and use fine finger movement, feel fine sensation to discern temperate and texture.


Skills and Abilities:

  • Ability to speak, read, write and comprehend English.
  • Ability to coordinate, analyze, observe, make decisions, and meet deadlines in a detail-oriented manner.
  • Ability to communicate effectively in both writing and verbal arenas as well as via email.
  • Ability to work independently without supervision.
  • Ability to ensure sanitation of department


Environmental Conditions:

  • Indoor, temperature controlled, smoke-free environment. Occasional outdoor exposure.
  • Exposure or potential exposure to blood and body fluids may be required.
  • Wet surfaces and sharp objects and high noise levels possible.
  • Hot and cold temperatures extremes.
  • May work under stressful circumstances at times.


Proficiency or Productivity Standards:

  • May be required to work weekdays and/or weekends, evenings and or night shifts if needed to meet deadlines.
  • May be required to work on religious and/or legal holidays on scheduled days/shifts.
  • Will be required to work as necessary during disaster situations, i.e. before, during or after a disaster.
  • Regular attendance and reporting on time to work is a requirement of position.

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Location
100 Water Grand Boulevard
Little River, South Carolina

Category
Environmental/Food Services

Job ID
2414200