1+ months

Cook 360 Lafayette Day Part Time

Spectrum Health
Grand Rapids, MI 49503

Performs hot food preparation including frying, baking, broiling, braising and grilling. Prepares soups, cereals, eggs, entrees, vegetables, and other food items as necessary. Monitors food quantity needs as customer counts or volumes vary.

· Assembles and prepares ingredients for cooking by cleaning and cutting.

· Follows standardized recipes, calculating ingredients based on weight and volume.

· Monitors food quality, assesses food presentation in regards to taste, texture and eye appeal and maintains food temperatures.

· Records temperatures correctly on temperature log sheets. Takes responsibility to replace food items that do not fit our standards.

· Stores food items as required, labeling and dating items per standards. Appropriately utilizes leftovers within allotted time.

· Sets up steam tables on patient and cafeteria tray lines.

· Communicates with other staff members to ensure continuity and coordination of services.



· Assists with meal selection utilizing appropriate menu program while stressing appropriate restrictions and good nutrition. May verbally state diet orders

· Assembles patient meal plates and drinks using two identifiers and sanitation. May screen diet order for accuracy.

· Communicates with patient/family member and members of the health care team in order to ensure continuity of care and coordination of services. Confers with the dietitian regarding special patient needs and requests as needed.

· Educates families in “Food works” protocols, and prepping various food textures that are appropriate for their particular patient.

· Participates in interdisciplinary team conferences including care conferences.

· Documents care and teaching “Food works”, consistent with documentation guidelines and standards

· Communicates with other members of the healthcare team in order to ensure continuity of care and coordination of services.

· Ensures that processes and services are continuously monitored for quality, cost effectiveness, and efficiency. Engages in process and quality improvement activities. Makes and implements recommendations to improve operation efficiency and to implement new services for areas of responsibility.

Basic Qualifications:
Education - High School Degree equivalent
Experience - 2 years of relevant experience in Food service or equivalent experience
Licenses -
ServSafe Allergen Certification 90 Days
ServSafe Food Handler Certification 90 Days Or
ServSafe Manager Certification 90 Days
Preferred Qualifications:
Education - Vocational courses in food preparation
Experience - A course of sixteen weeks to one year in baking education and cake decorating techniques
\nSpectrum Health grants equal employment opportunity to all qualified persons without regard to race, color, national origin, sex, disability, age, religion, genetic information, marital status, height, weight, sexual orientation, veteran status, or any other legally protected category.


Posted: 2020-11-17 Expires: 2022-07-17

Before you go...

Our free job seeker tools include alerts for new jobs, saving your favorites, optimized job matching, and more! Just enter your email below.

Share this job:

Cook 360 Lafayette Day Part Time

Spectrum Health
Grand Rapids, MI 49503

Join us to start saving your Favorite Jobs!

Sign In Create Account
Powered ByCareerCast