• Legend Senior Living company, The Windsor at Ortega Community
  • Jacksonville, FL 32244, USA
  • Apr 12, 2019
Full time Entry Level Health Care Restaurant-Food Service

Job Description

The Cook provides hands on assistance with the daily dietary needs of the residents. The Cook is also responsible for the preparation of meals from the menu plan under the direction of the Chef and coordinates and assists with the service of the meals. At all times the Cook maintains cleanliness of production and service areas.

The Cook we select must possess a sincere passion for working with seniors, as well as have demonstrated knowledge of culinary skills in a senior living community. Applicant should work well under pressure, be organized, flexible, self-motivated, and have a great sense of humor. The successful candidate will demonstrate the ability to provide the highest level of culinary service and professional interaction to our residents and associates. We are looking for a Cook with previous experience, including, but not limited to:

  • Follows standards for organized delivery of food service to include regular inspections of all work, storage, preparation, and service areas to determine that regulations governing food service are adhered to.
  • Follows safe work procedures to include injury prevention, food safety, and infection control.
  • Insures all food in refrigerator, freezer, and dry storage are labeled and dated.
  • Fulfills resident special meal requests and adheres to dietary requirements.


Minimum experience or requirements: 


  • Possesses a minimum of one year of experience in a commercial restaurant.