Job ID: 312455

Cook PRN

Westport, Connecticut

Regular / Rotating

We Are Hiring

Cook PRN - Dietary 003 - PRN, Rotating - Westport Campus - Westport, CT

Why Join Ascension?

St. Vincent’s Health Services, part of Ascension, operates St. Vincent’s Medical Center in Bridgeport and a number of other sites of care. Founded by the Daughters of Charity in 1903, St. Vincent’s is a mission-driven organization committed to exceptional healthcare for all with special consideration for the poor and underserved.

What You Will Do

As an Associate with St. Vincent's Health Services-, you will have the opportunity to prepare food in compliance with guidelines and standardized recipes.

Responsibilities:

  • Reviews menu and special orders to determine types and quantities of food items to be prepared.
  • Prepares food in accordance with standardized recipes.
  • Follows cooking schedule to ensure food will be ready at specified times. Confers with chef regarding modified diet preparation and use of leftovers.
  • Adheres to Hazard Analysis and Critical Control Point (HACCP) guidelines in the storage, handling and preparation of food as well as in the sanitation and maintenance of work area.
  • Operate all equipment used in a safe manner.
  • Ensures temperatures are monitored for safe food service and take corrective action when needed.
  • Ensures stations are stocked to prevent running out of items.
  • Responsible for proper preparation and food planning to optimize holding temperature and ease of services.
  • Other Duties as assigned

What You Will Need

Licenses/Certifications/Registration:

  • Preferred Credential(s):
    • Certified Food Service Professional credentialed from the National Restaurant Association. 

Education and Work Experience:

  • HS or Equivalent. Must read, write and speak English fluently and 1 year cooking experience required.
     

 

E-Verify Statement

To comply with federal regulations of the Immigration Reform and Control Act (IRCA), all employees are required to complete an Employment Eligibility Verification form (I-9).  This law applies to all hires including volunteers and students.

St. Vincent's Health Services participates in the Electronic Employment Verification Program. Please click the E-Verify link below for more information.

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