Westminster Palms Cook in Orlando, Florida

Westminster Towers is a large upscale Active Living Community and Health Center located just south of downtown Orlando. We are a church related, not-for-profit community service organization dedicated and committed to providing services for older adults and persons with special needs by creating and administering excellent residential and health care facilities.

POSITION SUMMARY | Cook:

Prepares quality food using quality ingredients for residents, guests and employees. Expanded distinct duties may be attached to this document.

ESSENTIAL POSITION FUNCTIONS:

Comply with all applicable rules, policies, standards and guidelines related to employment with Westminster Communities.

  • Setup work stations according to established guidelines.

  • Prepare all food items in accordance with standardized recipes in a sanitary and timely manner.

  • Distributes prepared food to all areas of service accurately and consistent in preparation and presentation.

  • Restocks items as needed throughout the shift.

  • Cleans and maintains station by practicing good safety, sanitation and organization skills.

  • Assist with the cleaning, sanitation and organization of the kitchen and equipment.

  • The above position description is not to be construed as a complete listing of the assignments and responsibilities assigned to any employee; nor are such assignments restricted to those precisely listed in the description. This position description may change from time to time as the needs of the organization change.

ESSENTIAL QUALIFICATIONS:

Education:

  • High School Diploma or Equivalent

  • Florida SafeStaff certification required or ability to obtain certification within 90 days of date of hire.

  • Ability to read, write and speak the English language and understand and follow written and oral directions.

  • Ability to perform basic math skills.

Experience:

  • 3 or more year’s culinary experience in a high volume full service dining environment.

  • Full understanding of basic food preparation methods and cooking techniques in quantity food production.

  • Proficiency with computer programs including Microsoft Office and data type programs.

Requirements:

  • Ability to read, write and speak the English language and understand and follow written and oral directions.

  • Ability to perform basic math skills.

  • Basic knife handling skills.

  • Ability to learn computer programs as defined by Westminster Communities of Florida.

  • Willingness to provide a leadership role.

Join the Westminster Family today! We offer:

  • Flexible Hours

  • Fun Work Environment

  • Competitive Wages

  • Health Insurance

  • Dental Insurance

  • Fitness Facility Onsite

  • Vacation Pay

  • Parking (Downtown Orlando)

  • Career Advancement

  • And More!

EOE, DFWP – “We honor those who have served.”