Job Description

  • Category
    Dining Services
    Specific Schedule
    Wednesday through Sunday 11:30am-7:30pm including holidays
    Type
    Regular Full-Time
    Location
    Village Center
    Min
    USD $13.25/Hr.
    Max
    USD $14.84/Hr.
  • Job Summary

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

    Summary:

    • 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.

    What Our Employees say:

    An Indeed.com 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 diploma or GED is preferred.
    • Minimum of 18 years of age.
    • Two or more years’ of culinary experience preferred.
    • Must acquire a food handler’s card within 30 days of hire.
    • High-volume experience is preferred.

    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 benefits including:

    • Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance
    • 403B Retirement Plan – with Company Match
    • Life / Disability Insurance
    • Opportunities for Advancement
    • Competitive Pay
    • Direct Deposit
    • Employee Referral Bonus
    • Accident Insurance
    • Paid Holidays
    • Paid Sick Time
    • Paid Time Off/Vacation
    • Educational Grant Program
    • Employee Wellness Program and Gym On-site
    • Employee Discounts
    • Discounted Bus Passes
    • Discounted Employee Meals
    • Emergency Loan Program
    • Employee Events
    • Employee Recognition Programs
    • Flexible Spending Account
    • Trip Reduction Program
    • Paid Bereavement Leave
    • Paid Jury Duty
    • Leave of Absence Policy
    • Military Time Off

    Hospitality Focus:

    Friendship Village Tempe fully embraces a culture of hospitality. To that end, we include the following hospitality promises as a guide for our interpersonal interactions with residents, co-workers, and guests:

    • We greet residents, employees and guests warmly, by name and with a smile.
    • We treat everyone with courteous respect.
    • We strive to anticipate resident, employee and guest needs and act accordingly.
    • We listen and respond enthusiastically in a timely manner.
    • We hold ourselves and one another accountable.
    • We embrace and value our differences.
    • We make residents, employees and guests feel important.
    • We ask “Is there anything else I can do for you?”
    • We maintain high levels of professionalism, both in conduct and appearance, at all times.
    • We pay attention to details.

    Reputation:

    Friendship Village is a place employees can wake up happy to come to work each day. We take pride in our exceptional culture of family and hospitality.

    We hold a 4.4 star rating on Glassdoor.

    We also have a 4.0 star rating on Indeed.

    Medicare.gov has awarded us a 5 star rating

    (Source: https://www.medicare.gov/nursinghomecompare/search.html)

    Our staff and residents rate us 4.6 stars on Facebook.



    Application Instructions

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