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Washington Odd Fellows Cook in Walla Walla, Washington

We are seeking a Cook for our senior living community which is focused on ensuring the health, safety, wellbeing and care of our seniors. Our immediate need is to cover a medical leave of absence, and long-term employment is available for other roles within our kitchen and dining room. Join our Dietary Services team, one with 95.9% job satisfaction* ! Odd Fellows is "a nice place to call Home" to 300 residents in our independent living apartments, assisted living, skilled nursing, and rehabilitation area. We have 3 dining areas throughout our property, plus a cafe. Will work a rotating schedule from 11:00 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. RESPONSIBILITIES: Plan and provide nutritious meals to all residents on a daily basis. Ensure food purchased is fresh. Ensure all health & safety and environmental health standards are achieved and maintained. Assist the Supervisor and other team members with producing, serving and cleaning up for the lunch and evening meals. Duties in our dining rooms and commercial kitchen vary and include: Set up kitchen workstations with all needed ingredients and cooking equipment. Prepare ingredients to use in cooking (chopping and peeling vegetables, cutting meat etc.). Follow recipes for specialized diets. Keep a sanitized and orderly environment in the kitchen. Ensure all food and other items are stored properly. Check temperatures and quality of ingredients. HIGHLIGHTS: 1 year prior cooking experience required, preferably for senior-living clientele Previous experience with institutional cooking and specialty diets preferred. ServSafe certification preferred but not required for hire. Food handler permit required within 14 days of hire. Must be available to work any day of the week (rotating schedule). Must be 18+ years of age. Ability to multi-task and work in solid team environment. Background check and pre-employment drug screen are required. BENEFITS for full-time employees include: Insurance Vacation Sick Leave Holiday Pay and Personal Holidays Direct Deposit 401(k) Retirement Plan On-line scheduling and HR/Payroll systems (we have cool apps for these) On-site Wellness Center, swimming pool, hot tub, Rosy's cafe, Bella Bella salon and more! The safety and health for all who live or work here will always be at the forefront of our infection control and prevention strategies. During the COVID-19 crisis, all Odd Fellows employees are screened prior to each shift for temperature and symptoms. Personal protective equipment (PPE) is issued for each employee to wear while on duty. Visit our COVID page for updates about our infection prevention accomplishments. We welcome you to join a team that celebrates the dignity of life at each of its stages with joy, respect, kindness and love. Our employees truly make a positive difference in the lives of our residents! Starting wage: $14.00 to $16.00 /hour depending upon experience. Overtime is paid for hours worked over 8 per day and/or 80 per two-week pay period. *90-day survey results as of 6/9/2021