Job Description

  • Category
    Dining Services
    Specific Schedule
    Sun, Mon,Thurs, Friday Sat -11:30AM - 7:30PM 5 days/week including holidays as needed
    Regular Full-Time
    Village Center
    USD $13.25/Hr.
    USD $14.84/Hr.
  • Job Summary

    Friendship Village Tempe is seeking an experienced Cook for our full-time Short Order Cook position.


    • Prepares entrees and side dishes for the Village Café per printed tickets.
    • Responsible for timeliness and accuracy of all orders.
    • Orders should be produced with a maximum ticket time of 9 minutes, utilizing the highest culinary standards and in accordance with recipes.
    • Interacts with team members, residents and guests in a friendly, helpful and professional manner.
    • Maintains food production service areas in a neat, clean, safe and sanitary manner.
    • Follows all regulatory requirements as mandated by state, federal and local agencies.
    • Prepares food to order in a fast paced environment.

    What Are Employee's saying:

    An review from a Cook on August 29, 2018 says, "It was a great place to work for. I really enjoyed my time there. The people and employees where wonderful. I also enjoyed talking to the loving residents there."

    Education & Experience

    • High School Graduate or GED is preferred.
    • Minimum 18 years of age.
    • Two or more years’ of culinary experience preferred
    • Must acquire a food handler’s card within 30 days of hire

    Physical Requirements & Working Conditions

    • Must be able to stand or walk for up to 8 hours per day.
    • Must be able to bend, stoop, and stretch frequently throughout the day.
    • Moderate to heavy physical effort needed infrequently.
    • Manual dexterity for preparing food.
    • Ability to use standard industrial kitchen appliances.
    • May be exposed to extreme temperatures (freezers and stoves-range burners) for short periods of time.
    • May be exposed to industrial cleaning chemicals.
    • Ability to lift and or move up to 50 pounds independently.
    • Requires visual and hearing acuity.

    Employee Benefits:

    At Friendship Village Tempe, we truly value our employees. We offer full-time employees a comprehensive benefits package including:

    • Competitively Priced Medical Insurance
    • Dental Insurance
    • Vision Insurance
    • 403B Retirement Plan – with Company Match
    • Life / Disability Insurance
    • Accident Insurance
    • 8 Paid Holidays Per Year
    • Paid Sick Time
    • Paid Time Off/Vacation
    • Educational Grant Program
    • Paid Bereavement Leave
    • Paid Jury Duty
    • Employee Wellness Program and Gym On-site
    • Trip Reduction Program
    • Discounted Bus Passes
    • Employee Discounts
    • Discounted Employee Meals
    • Emergency Loan Program
    • Employee Events
    • Leave of Absence Policy
    • Military Time Off
    • Employee Awards Programs
    • Flexible Spending Account

    Application Instructions

    Please click on the link below to apply for this position. A new window will open and direct you to apply at our corporate careers page. We look forward to hearing from you!

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