Job Details

  • ID#46931375
  • Address 12201 , Albany,

    New York

    Albany USA
  • Job type


  • Salary USD Hourly Hourly
  • Hiring Company

    New York

  • Showed03rd November 2022
  • Date02nd November 20222022-11-02T18:56:00-0400
  • Deadline01st January 2023
  • Category



Do you love to cook? Are you looking for steady hours and to work where you are needed? Elderwood Village at Colonie has a FT Cook position available!

Meal times are highlights of daily life, and excellent nutrition and appetite appeal are central to the well-being of residents and patients. Our chefs, wait staff and kitchen staff prepare and serve delicious, wholesome menus. Come join our team!

Starting rate of $15.50/hour plus more with experience!

Cook Responsibilities:

Review menus and production sheets to determine food quantities needed for regular, mechanically altered and other special diet needs.

Prepare specified food items, as assigned.

Test cooked foods by tasting and smelling samples.

Ensure that sanitation and safety standards are met in the preparation, cooking andproduction line stages of food production.

Maintain cleanliness and upkeep of specified equipment and the general kitchen work area.

Supervise food being cooked; ensures that food is held and served at correcttemperature.

Assist with preparation of and distribution of food items.

Base wages increase with experience!

Cook Qualifications:

Minimum 18 yrs. age required. High school diploma or equivalent preferred.

Previous food preparation experience required.

Ability to understand and organize food preparation activities required.

Ability to carry out cooking tasks at a safe and efficient level of performance required.

Knowledge of food preparation and production process necessary.

Pride in quality of food and service necessary.

High degree of personal cleanliness and good hygiene; health status suitable for service of food required.

Respect for residents’ privacy and rights; respectful and dignified treatment of residents required.

Elderwood expects all current and new employees to be vaccinated against COVID-19. If hired, you will be required to provide proof of vaccination.Employees may request a medical exemption from vaccination.

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