Dietary Aide/ Line Cook - PRN

Meridian Behavioral Healthcare, Inc. - Gainesville, FL (30+ days ago)3.2


Location: Gainesville, FL
Pay: $11.00 Hr. | Non- Exempt

Position Summary:
This position will cook, prepare and serve meals to the residential/inpatient programs which include minimal record keeping, following menu guide, preparation of special diets and housekeeping of the kitchen area while following infection control standards.

Minimum Qualifications:
The ideal candidate should have 6 months' experience in food service, as a line/prep cook and restaurant or institutional experience.
Graduation from a standard high school or equivalent preferred.

Driver Requirement:
Must have a current Florida Driver's License with a clean driving record while meeting company insurance requirements since this position is required to transport food from Kitchen to CSU and other areas on campus.

Essential Duties/Responsibilities:
Ability to read and follow menu in preparation of meals
Ability to cook adequate amount needed for each meal
Ability to serve meals and adhere to portion control so each consumer gets the required amount of each food item
Demonstrate excellent customer service skills
Transport food to CSU and serve consumers
Transport stock items to other units throughout campus
Record all food removed from storage to maintain a proper inventory
Keep records for productivity
General housekeeping of the kitchen includes; washing pots, pans and serving pieces, cleaning all prep areas, sweep and/or mop floors, removal of trash

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities:
Specific competencies required are identified on a department/program specific basis and identified in each employee's Competency Checklist. The following are general and apply to all positions with this title.

Language Skills:
Ability to read and interpret documents such as operating and maintenance instructions, menus, inventory documentation, procedure manuals and correspondence.