Cook, FT Evenings, No Late Nights, Meadowview of Johnston

  • Cassia
  • Johnston, IA
  • May 12, 2022
Full time Chefs, Cooks, Food Preparation Workers

Job Description

Are you happiest when you are cooking? Come and work in a brand-new kitchen at Meadowview of Johnston as a Full Time, Evening Cook. Join our team where you can use your skills to create delicious and nutritious meals for our residents. There are no late nights in our kitchen!

You will also be able to build great relationships with our residents as you may serve your meals when necessary. We want to make our residents' culinary experience amazing!

Meadowview of Johnston will have 106-units for residents including independent living (46-units), assisted living (39-units), and memory care (21-units) options. A top suburb of Des Moines, Johnston is vibrant and known for annual festivals, music, and togetherness.

Benefits:

  • Paid Time Off (PTO)
  • Healthcare, Dental benefits for Full-Time employees
  • Supplemental Benefits (vision, life, disability, and more) for Full-Time employees
  • Flex Spending Accounts for Full-Time employees
  • On-site Parking
  • Retirement with employer match
  • Competitive wages with credit for experience!
  • Tuition Discount Opportunities
  • 22% Verizon discounts for all Cassia employees
  • Work with an amazing team with decades of experience!

Cook responsibilities:

  • Deliver exceptional service to residents by providing fast, friendly and excellent customer service to all guests.
  • Prepare and cook all meals to ensure adherence to recipes and quality standards.
  • Observe and report on low stock or high-demand choices.
  • Observe and report on resident change of condition or changes in ability.
  • Participate in meetings and required training to maintain regulatory standards of food service at the community.
  • Inspect kitchen for conformance to government and company safety and sanitation requirements.
  • Perform additional tasks as needed.

Cook skills and Preferences:

  • Prior commercial cooking/ food preparation experience preferred.
  • Selected candidates are required to pass background checks.
  • Must be able to read and follow recipes.
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced, changing environment.
  • Ability to stand for length of shift.
  • Baking experience a plus!

Cassia’s Response to COVID-19:

Cassia is serious about your safety and health—it is our number one priority. We have implemented COVID-19 protocols (routine cleaning & disinfecting, physical distancing, and resident & employee testing) and provide staff with personal protective equipment for every shift. We also offer vaccines to staff and residents through our own A&E Pharmacy.

About Us:                  

We take pride in providing compassionate care to our residents by focusing on our 8 pillars of excellence (Compassion, Integrity, Excellence, Innovation, Stewardship, Unity, Respect, and Collaboration). Apply today to make a difference in the lives of those we serve!

Cassia, an affiliation between Augustana Care and Elim Care, is a Christian mission organization with over 200 years of combined experience caring for those in need. We strive to inspire residents to live the lives that are most fulfilling to them. We take pride in the longevity of our management team and invite you to apply to learn more!

Cassia is an equal employment opportunity/affirmative action employer/