SCL Health Lead Cook in Grand Junction, Colorado
Title: Lead CookLocation: Grand Junction, COShift: 1st, full timeWage: NegotiableYou.You bring your body, mind, heart and spirit to your work as a Cook Lead.You are eager to join a skilled team making more than just "hospital food".You want to work in an environment where you can positively impact others'lives.You're great at what you do, but you want to be part of something evengreater. Because you believe that while individuals can be strong, the rightteam is invincible.Us.A faith-based, nonprofit healthcare organizationthat focuses on person-centered care. Our 346-bed regional medical center isin Grand Junction, one of the most beautiful places on earth. Our mission isto bring health and hope to the poor, the vulnerable, our communities andeach other. are one of the ways we encourage health for you and your family. Our generouspackage includes medical, dental and vision coverage. But health is morethan a well-working body: it encompasses body, mind and social well-being.To that end, we've launched a Healthy Living program to address yourholistic health. Healthy Living includes financial incentives, digitaltools, tobacco cessation, classes, counseling and paid time off. We alsooffer financial wellness tools and retirement planning.We.Together we'll align mission and careers, values and workplace. We'llhonor each other's dignity and surpass the standards we set. We'llencourage joy, demand safety and take pride in our integrity.We'll laugh at each other's jokes. We'll hello and high five. We'llcelebrate milestones and acknowledge the value of spirituality in healing.We're proud of what we know, which includes how much there is to learn.Your day.As a Cook Lead, you need to know how to:Lead the work of the associates in the department. Act as a resource andprovide technical support.Assist with creating new and substitute menu items.Review menus daily to determine quantities of food and supplies needed.Prepare food for cafeteria and catering using creativity, quality,consistency, and promptness.Serve as resource to educate/coach follow and comply with recipe standards.Demonstrate various cooking techniques.Monitor and replenish food as needed for cafeteria, catering, or patienttrays.Ensure food is being handled and stored to Hazardous Analysis of CriticalControl Point (HACCP) guidelines.Operate various types of kitchen equipment and maintain cleanliness. Recordtemperatures of refrigerators. Ensure equipment is in good working condition.Monitor supply and equipment inventory. Notify leadership team of neededequipment repairs and scheduled preventative maintenance. Ensure compliancewith applicable regulatory guidelines and established departmental policiesand procedures and safety standards.Your experience.We hire people, not resumes. But we also expect excellence, which is whywe require:Current ServeSaf certification, required within six (6) months of hireHigh School Diploma or equivalent, preferredPrevious experience in a healthcare facility, such as healthcare foodservice, preferredAt least six (6) months of experience in quantity food preparation,preferably in a healthcare setting, preferredHazardous Analysis of Critical Control Point (HACCP) training to beobtained after hireYour next move.Now that you know more about being a Cook Lead on our team we hope you'lljoin us. You'll reaffirm every day how much you love thiswork, and why you were called to it in the first place.