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Food Service Cook- Hospice Home - OSF009247

Hours per week: 30
Status (Benefits): Full-Time
Work Schedule: three ten hour shifts alternating weekends and holidays
Location: 8630 N IL Rte 91, Peoria, IL, United States

8630 N IL Rte 91, Peoria, IL, United States

Job Description


Under the direction of the Food Service Chef and Hospice Home Executive Director and according established policies and procedures, prepares food for patient and non-patient services as assigned, following established menus and recipes.  In doing so, measures and mixes food ingredients, properly uses kitchen utensils and equipment, follows proper food handling and sanitation techniques and ensures products meet specified quality standards for temperature, taste and texture, prior to service.  Develops skills and abilities to become proficient in multiple work stations and assignments as needed. 





  • Ability to read and write, understand and follow written and verbal instructions, and perform basic math as well as knowledge of food preparation techniques for a wide variety of food items at a level normally acquired through direct work experience and/or completion of vocational training in cooking techniques and methods.
  • Analytical skills necessary in order to perform functions related to food preparation and sanitation.
  • Approximately 1 to 2 years on the job cooking experience necessary in order to be familiar with food handling/preparation techniques and following standard recipes.  
  • Interpersonal skills necessary in order to exchange factual information with various dietary personnel when preparing foods.
  • Analytical skills necessary to read and interpret recipes and calculate measures in order to prepare appropriate quantities.
  • Food service sanitation certification required.
  • Expected to work evenings, weekend and/or holiday hours as required.
  • Demonstrates ability to work independently and execute own workload.










Applicants will be afforded equal opportunity without discrimination because of race, color, religion, sex, marital status, national origin or ancestry, age physical or mental handicap unrelated to ability or an unfavorable discharge from military service.


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