Dietary Aide/Cook, On-Call, Meadowview of Johnston

  • Cassia
  • Johnston, IA
  • May 12, 2022
Part time Servers

Job Description

Are you looking for a job with variety? Do you enjoy cooking and serving food to people who truly appreciate it? If so, you will love working as an On-Call Dietary Aide/Cook at Meadowview of Johnston! You will be a part of  making 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.


  • 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
  • Verizon discounts for all Cassia employees
  • Work with an amazing team with decades of experience!

Dietary Aide/Cook responsibilities:

  • Provide excellent customer service to residents, staff, and families.
  • Prepare and cook all meals to ensure adherence to recipes and quality standards.
  • Set up dining rooms and serve meals to residents.
  • Help maintain a clean and sanitary dietary department.
  • Wash dishes and clean the kitchen and dining rooms.
  • Assist residents, employees, and guests with a broad range of dietary needs.
  • Perform other duties as needed.

Cook skills and Preferences:

  • Prior restaurant or healthcare experience preferred, but not required. We will train you!
  • Strong communication skills to interact with residents and staff.
  • Excellent customer service skills.
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment.
  • Basic math skills.

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/