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Cook Assistant in Windsor, MO at Compass Health Network

Date Posted: 10/13/2021

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.  Thursday-Sunday evenings.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS – JOB SPECIFIC

• 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
• Other duties as assigned

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS/CORE COMPETENCIES – COMPANY WIDE

• Regularly attends work except for approved absences
• Attends all training as required
• Maintain professional, “champion” behavior
• Provides quality customer service
• Provides services with a commitment to service excellence
• Works in a way that exhibits a commitment to personal excellence
• Team oriented and values diversity

DESIRED DEMONSTRATED KEY COMPETENCIES

• Change Readiness
• Conflict Resolution
• Creative Thinking
• Communication – Oral
• Communication – Written
• Decision Making
• Multitasking/Planning
• Organizational/Time Management
• Teamwork

 

WORKING CONDITIONS & EXPOSURE RISK

• Regular exposure to radiation sources
• Operating vehicles or machinery

 

Job Requirements

EDUCATION

High School/GED preferred

WORK EXPERIENCE

• 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

LICENSURE/CERTIFICATION

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.