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Cook Assistant in El Dorado Springs, MO at Compass Health Network

Date Posted: 11/27/2021

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Compensation: $13.37 hourly

The Cook Assistant assists in preparation of well-seasoned, attractive, appetizing meals and serves meals to patients and employees, according to established policy and procedures at our local mental health hospital.  Part-time, 20 hours weekly.  Saturday/Sunday- 8:00 am to 6:30 pm.

Responsibilities of the Cook Assistant: 

• Prepares food and assists in maintaining the dietary department in a safe and sanitary manner
• Attends in-service education classes pertinent to job responsibilities
• Receives food and supplies according to established policy and procedures
• Responsible for additional tasks as designated by the Director of Nutrition Services
• Functions within a setting which may change frequently due to consumer and staff needs


Job Requirements


High School/GED preferred


• Experience in quantity food production preferred
• Knowledge of JCAHO and Federal/State regulations and standards required
• Must possess cognitive, organizational, and emotional ability and maturity to deal effectively with multiple stressors, deadlines and difficult situations


Must have current food handlers’ card for participating county of operations (Henry)

Compass Health is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and an E-Verify participant.