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Food Service Cook

Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services Scottsbluff, NE
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Job Description

Perform skilled work in the preparation and serving of food in a long term care facility.  Prepare and serve meals following portion control standards; food service safety and sanitation; operate and clean equipment; instruct Food Service staff in preparation of routinely prepared food items for members of the Western Nebraska Veterans' Home.

Knowledge of special diets prepared by facility, recipes for preparation of meats, vegetables, soups, salads and baked goods; facility standards and procedures for cleaning dishes, utensils, equipment; food preparation schedules. Ability to tolerate high temperature and high humidity; follow written and oral instructions; communicate effectively with facility residents, patients, members and staff; prepare special diets; bend, stoop, lift and carry food items, equipment and supplies.

Minimum Qualifications: One year of coursework/training in food preparation and/or cooking and baking experience in a large scale food service operation. Prefer:Experience in institutional, commercial or large quantity cooking; interpreting menus and following recipes. Other: Pre-employment background checks and drug testing is required.

Job Details

Date Posted February 15, 2018
Date Closes March 17, 2018
Address 1102 W 42nd Street
Located In Scottsbluff, NE
Department Dietary
Function Cook
Job Type Full-time Employee
Compensation Hourly Wage, $10.99
Experience Level Entry Level (0-2 yrs. experience)
Shift
Rotating
Hours between 5:30 am & 7:30 pm to include weekends and some holidays
Hours 40 hours per week
Start Date 2018-03-12
Positions Available 1
SOC Category 35-2012.00 Cooks, Institution and Cafeteria
Zipcode 69361
Name Brent Schneider
Address 1102 W 42nd Street
City, State and Zip Scottsbluff
Phone 308-632-0356
FAX 308-632-0304

This job offers the following benefits

  • 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan
  • College Savings Plan
  • Dependent-Care Spending Accounts
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Health-Care Spending Accounts
  • Accidental Death and Dismemberment
  • Business Travel Accident Insurance
  • Dental
  • Dependent Life Insurance
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Life Insurance
  • Long-Term Disability
  • Medical
  • Prescription Drug Plan
  • Supplemental Insurance
  • Vision
  • Voluntary Life Insurance
  • Cafeteria / Food
  • Casual Dress
  • Credit Union
  • Flexible Hours
  • Free Parking
  • Paid Holidays
  • Paid Vacations
  • Sick Leave
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Unpaid Leaves of Absence
  • Wellness Program

This job requires the following skills

  • Cook
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Enjoy these benefits
  • 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan
  • College Savings Plan
  • Dependent-Care Spending Accounts
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Health-Care Spending Accounts
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