Fundamental Dietary Cook in Dallas, Texas
Facility: Open Position: Shift Times: Address: Phone Number: To apply online, please select the link at the top of the screen “Click here to apply now”. Our online application is a resume submission, so you will only be asked to submit contact information and a resume attachment. If you are unable to attach a resume please apply in person or contact the facility directly at the number listed above. Thank you! The Hillcrest of North Dallas, a 120 bed skilled nursing facility is now searching for a dedicated and experienced Dietary Cook to join their team in Dallas, TX! Unlike nursing in other settings, long term care provides the opportunity to practice truly holistic nursing care while fostering a lasting connection between nurses, patients, and their families. Our interdisciplinary approach to care delivery puts your nursing abilities to work in many areas. Culinary Arts is a calling, a passion. Our residents and patients look forward to their meal times and have high expectations of our nutrition staff. We are searching for an experienced and enthusiastic Dietary Cook to create fresh, delicious meals for our patients and residents. Utilize your background in culinary arts. If cooking is your passion, apply today! The Dietary Cook prepares food for regular and therapeutic diets according to the planned menu, while utilizing standardized recipes to do so. They ensure that food prepared is of proper quantity and in accordance with established time schedules. In order to ensure that the proper quantity of food is prepared, the Dietary Cook with utilize the correct portion control utensils during the preparation and duration of food service. They will check and maintain proper food temperatures during food preparation and services, making sure to record those temperatures according to the established policy. The Dietary Cook will also ensure that an adequate supply of food, supplies, etc. are available at all times; reporting inadequate stock levels to the supervisor in a timely manner. In addition to these core responsibilities, the Dietary Cook may perform other duties as assigned by the Dietary Manager as necessary.