Cooks

Job Category: Cooks
Job Type: Full Time Part Time
Job Location: 120 N Deerfield Rd Pontiac Illinois 61764

We are looking for a skilled Cook to prepare delicious meals according to menu. You will cook dishes that will delight our residents with their taste and timely delivery.

An excellent cook must be able to follow instructions in cooking and delivering well-prepared meals. They must be deft in moving around the kitchen and apt in multi-tasking. Experience in using various ingredients and cooking techniques is also important.

Responsibilities and Duties:

•Set up workstations with all needed ingredients and cooking equipment

•Prepare ingredients to use in cooking (chopping and peeling vegetables, cutting meat etc.)

•Cook food with various utensils or equipment

•Check food while cooking to stir or turn

•Ensure great presentation by dressing dishes before they are served

•Keep a sanitized and orderly environment in the kitchen

•Ensure all food and other items are stored properly

•Check quality of ingredients

•Monitor stock and place orders when there are shortages

Qualifications and Skills:

•Proven experience as cook

•Experience in using cutting tools, cookware and bakeware

•Knowledge of various cooking procedures and methods (grilling, baking, boiling etc.)

•Ability to follow all sanitation procedures

•Ability to work in a team

•Very good communication skills

•Excellent physical condition and stamina

•Certification from the Department of Public Health

* Must have the ability to lift and carry a weight of 30 pounds

* Must demonstrate a cooperative attitude in accepting and
completing tasks

* Possess good physical and mental health

* Be able to read, write and follow oral and written instructions in English

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