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Providence Relief Cook in Hood River, Oregon


Providence is calling a Relief Cook - Down Manor Columbia Gorge Service Area (0.0 FTE, Rotating/Variable) to Brookside Manor Hood River in Hood River, OR.

We are seeking a Cook - Down Manor Columbia Gorge Service Area who will assist in providing nutritional meals with attractive presentation to residents, guests and employees.

In this position you will have the following responsibilities:

  • Prepare meals following the menu and procedures furnished by the supervisor, utilizing specific kitchen equipment as required

  • Assure that leftovers are properly stored

  • Prepare special meals for birthday dinners, etc. as required from the procedures provided by the Operations Manager

  • Clean the kitchen and service areas after each meal to comply with Health Department and Down Manor standards

  • Accomplish monthly, semi-annual and annual sanitation tasks as required

  • Manage cash on hand, cash receipts and charges

  • Maintain integrity In the safekeeping of all properties and inventories

  • Promote participation in the use of food service facilities and communicates with residents on a personable basis

  • Maintain knowledge of each resident's physical condition and behavior, and notifies Administrator of any noticeable changes, either verbally or by memorandum

  • Assign, supervise and instruct Servers on daily tasks when the Food Operations Manager is not present

  • Familiarize self with all safety rules and observe them at all times

  • Report any potential hazards to a supervisor

  • Assist the Food Operations Manager in all endeavors.


Required qualifications for this position includes:

  • Education to meet certification, license or registration requirement

  • Food Handler's Certification (may be obtained within ninety (90) days in the position)

  • One (1) year experience working in a commercial kitchen

  • In compliance with company policy and state regulations, a Department of Human Services (DHS) background check is required for this position

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Experience as a cook

About Providence in Oregon

As the largest healthcare system and largest private employer in Oregon, Providence offers exceptional work environments and unparalleled career opportunities.

The Providence Experience begins each time our patients or their families have an encounter with a Providence team member and continues throughout their visit or stay. Whether you provide direct or indirect patient care, we want our patients to feel that they are in a welcoming place where they can be comfortable and free from anxiety. Our employees create the Providence Experience through simple, caring behaviors such as acknowledging and welcoming each visitor, introducing ourselves and Providence, addressing people by name, providing the duration of estimated wait times and updating frequently if timelines change, explaining situations in a way that puts patients at ease, carefully listening to their concerns, and always thanking people for trusting Providence for their healthcare needs. At Providence, our quality vision is simple,

"Providence will provide the best care and service to every person, every time."

Providence is consistently ranked among the top 100 companies to work for in Oregon. It is also home to two of our award-winning Magnet medical centers. Providence hospitals and clinics are located in numerous areas, ranging from the Columbia Gorge to the wine country to sunny southern Oregon to charming coastal communities to the urban setting of Portland. If you want a vibrant lifestyle while working with a team highly committed to the art of healing, choose from our many options in Oregon.

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As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

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Providence is a comprehensive not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services continuing a more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: On Call

Shift: Variable

Job Category: Cook/Chef

Location: Oregon-Hood River

Req ID: 272170