Essential Job Functions
The Lead Cook is responsible for the meal program ensuring resident satisfaction by preparing all food items to specifications. Follows all company standard recipes step-by-step to achieve quality standards and maintain budgeted cost per resident goals. Uses creative plate presentation that is appealing both visually as well as flavor content. Correctly cooks orders and follows the posted portion control guide. Maintains kitchen area cleanliness standards.
- Reads understand and follows all menu and recipe specifications.
- Directs food service staff in the chef’s absence.
- Receives incoming food and supply deliveries ensuring company standards.
- Performs all technical skillsets of basic food production.
- Plans and executes special menus and/or special events.
- Completes all daily production schedule tasks as assigned.
Our benefits package is one of the best in the business. We offer it all: Medical, Dental, 401K, Disability, and Life insurance, plus vacation, sick leave, meal discounts, travel benefits, as well as year-round company-sponsored events and activities.
Leisure Care, a One Eighty Company, has been a leader in the senior housing industry for nearly 40 years. We're experienced. We're ambitious. We're fun. And we're looking for talented people to join our team. At Leisure Care, we strive to positively impact the lives of our customers and employees each and every day. Our culture is rich with people who possess the natural desire and instinct to serve others, and the principle of leading a balanced life forms the foundation of this culture. We call it the Three-Thirds Lifestyle -- putting family first, giving back to the community second, and meaningfully contributing to the company third. After all, happy employees outside of the office make for more dedicated, creative, and productive employees in the office.
Leisure Care's unique philosophy of Five-Star Fun has made us one of the most desirable companies to work for, both inside and outside of the senior housing industry. And it has never been a more exciting time to join our team.
If you live and breathe Five-Star Fun, please apply today!
Leisure Care provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.
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