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

Date Posted: 1/13/2022

Job Snapshot

Job Description

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.  Friday and Saturday- 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

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