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Lead Cook / Kitchen Manager

Silvercrest Deer Creek Senior Living Community, a Dial Retirement Communities Property Overland Park, KS

Job Description

We are a premier senior living community and are seeking a team-oriented professional to deliver exceptional service for our residents as a Cook. We are a family-owned community committed to providing a “new generation of retirement living” for seniors, offering a full continuum of care from independent and assisted living to every stage of memory care.

We are committed to a work environment that encompasses integrity, respect and a resident-centered focus.  We are equally dedicated to providing a team-oriented atmosphere where each team member’s strengths are acknowledged and their individual development is encouraged.

Position Summary: Ideal candidates will have a cheerful personality that highlights their dedication to superior customer service. Superior candidates will prepare food to provide nutrition and variety to the residents.


  • Demonstrated experience working in a customer focused role
  • Experience with commercial cooking or domestic cooking with large groups is preferred.
  • Demonstrated experience, working and preparing food daily, from the weekly menu plan
  • Demonstrated talent for interacting with a wide variety of people, particularly the elderly and their family members
  • Ability to communicate openly, honestly and responsibly with others
  • Ability to maintain a customer focus treating all customers with respect and integrity
  • Ability to accept responsibility for agreements made and follow through as appropriate
  • Strong organizational skills are required
  • Ability to read, speak, and understand the English language
  • Effective verbal and written communication skills required
  • Must be able to lift a minimum of 50 pounds unassisted

We offer a competitive wage to our team members and comprehensive benefits to those individuals who are hired for full-time (30 hours or more per week).  Our commitment to providing five-star quality service offers team members the opportunity to make a difference every day. If you are a dedicated, team-oriented individual who is enthusiastic about working with seniors, apply today!

 Full Time, Experience Required


Job Details

Date Posted April 9, 2018
Date Closes May 9, 2018
Address 13060 Metcalf Avenue
Located In Overland Park, KS
Department Dining Services
Function Cook / Kitchen Manager
Job Type Full-time Employee
Hours Full time
SOC Category 35-2012.00 Cooks, Institution and Cafeteria
Zipcode 66213
Name Sarah Penn
Address 13060 Metcalf Avenue
City, State and Zip Overland Park, KS 66213
FAX 913-685-4943

This job offers the following benefits

  • 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan
  • Dental
  • Medical
  • Prescription Drug Plan
  • Vision
  • Paid Vacations
  • Wellness Program

This job requires the following skills

  • Cook
At a Glance
Enjoy these benefits
  • 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan
  • Dental
  • Medical
  • Prescription Drug Plan
  • Vision