Date: Feb 8, 2019

Location: Santa Clara, CA, US, 95050

Company: Holiday Retirement

Working for Holiday Retirement

Holiday Retirement helps older people live better, and we accomplish this by following these principles:

  • Older people are vibrant and deserve the best experience.
  • We promote independence and create choice to do your thing.
  • We appreciate and respect our residents, families, associates, and guests.
  • We believe in life-long learning, growth, and staying connected.

If you have a passion for making a difference in the lives of older people, we’d love to talk to you.


In the role of Cook and member of the Dining Services team, you will be responsible to prepare nutritious, appetizing, and attractive meals for our residents and ensure a smooth, efficient and safe operation of the kitchen.

Cook:
  • Review menus and food-production instructions and prepare meals following Holiday menus and recipes while ensuring portion-control standards.
  • Oversee preparation and set-up of serving carts to serve nutritious food, attractively garnished in a punctual manner.
  • Follow food safe handling procedures in preparation as well as proper procedures for covering, labeling, dating, and storing food.
  • Ensure logs are accurately completed in a timely manner. i.e., refrigerator, freezer and production sheets)
  • Follow Holiday sanitation standards by effectively cleaning while working, including preparation and serving areas, pots and pans, kitchen surfaces, walls, and floors, using appropriate cleaning schedules and charts.
  • Focus on resident satisfaction and resolve any food-compliant issues as needed.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Qualifications:
  • High school graduate or equivalent
  • Minimum 2 years’ experience in industry or full-service restaurant cooking
  • Ability to prepare and follow Holiday recipes
  • Effective communication in English and excellent customer service skills
  • General knowledge of and ability to conform to sanitation and safe food handling practices
  • Basic Computer skills preferred

  • Holiday Retirement is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, national origin, age, sex, religion, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, military or veteran status, gender identity or expression, or any other basis protected by local, state, or federal law.

For over 45 years, Holiday Retirement has been committed to helping older people live better by providing the very best options for independent and assisted living. Today, we are proud to offer older adults the choice of over 250 communities throughout the US. Holiday Retirement communities are unlike any other.  Our unique locations offer an exceptional lifestyle full of enriching activities for our residents, as well as deeply fulfilling careers for those who embrace our mission and principles.

Holiday Retirement is committed to employing a diverse workforce.  Qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, gender identity or expression, or other protected categories according to state and local law.

Req ID: 67657 

 


Nearest Major Market: San Jose
Nearest Secondary Market: Palo Alto

Job Segment: Developer, Chef, Kitchen, Technology, Hospitality

Find similar jobs: