Cook (AVA) - Day/Evening

Avamere Health Services Brighton, CO 80601 2017-02-25
Now Hiring!

Full-time Cook- Brighton

Day/Evening shift available

30 minutes from Denver!

Please apply online at: https://careers-avamere.icims.com

Avamere Transitional Care and Rehab- Brighton
2025 E. Egbert St.
Brighton, CO 80601
(303) 659-4580

The primary responsibility of this position is to prepare food to assure that quality food service is provided at all times.

Responsibilities/Qualifications/Skillset:
  • Serve meals that are palatable, appetizing in appearance and in accordance with established portion control procedures, on a timely basis.
  • Inspect diet trays; work with the facility’s dietitian and process diet changes received from Nursing Services.
  • Coordinate food service with other departments.
  • Ensure that food and supplies for the next meal are readily available.
  • Ensure that menus are maintained and review menus prior to preparation of food.
  • Assist in serving meals as necessary and on a timely basis.
  • Experience in a hospital, nursing care facility, or other related medical facility preferred.
  • Must have a Food Handler’s Card.
  • Must be able to cook a variety of foods in large quantities.
  • Must be knowledgeable of food preparation procedures.
  • Maintain confidentiality of all resident care information in accordance with HIPAA guidelines.
  • Create and uphold an atmosphere of warmth, patience, enthusiasm, and a calm and cheerful environment.

Facility Information: The Avamere Family of Companies takes a holistic approach to post-acute care. We have designed a service that combines all of healthcare companies and healthcare professionals tied by the common goal of providing seamless care and support for all of our patients.

Avamere Transitional Care and Rehabilitation – Brighton is a 108 bed skilled nursing facility that provides both sub-acute and long-term. From Wound Care and Pain Management to Assistance with Activities of Daily Living and Respite Care, Avamere Transitional Care and Rehabilitation – Brighton has served the needs of the greater Denver community since 1953 . We are proud to be a recipient of the 2010 American Health Care Association Bronze Award for Quality, which is a testament to our dedication to continually improving our care models to meet the expectations of those we serve. We are currently seeking top notch talent to join our all-star team of interdisciplinary professionals.