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Good Samaritan Society Cook - FT Days in Albert Lea, Minnesota

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With 46 medical centers and over 200 senior care locations across 26 states, Sanford Health and the Good Samaritan Society have many patients, residents, staff, and visitors to feed. Join our not-for-profit organization in our food service family as a Cook today and you’ll find a career filled with purpose, growth, and advancement.

Facility: GSS MN Albert Lea Ctr
Location: Albert Lea, MN
Address: 75507 240th St, Albert Lea, MN 56007, USA
Shift: 8 Hours - Day Shifts
Job Schedule: Full time
Weekly Hours: 30.00
Starting Rate: $12.50
Pay Info: $5,000 Sign-on Bonus!

Department Details

Good Samaritan Society – Albert Lea is an 85-bed long-term skilled care and transitional care facility located in southern Minnesota in an area known as “The Land Between the Lakes”.

In addition to the care center, the campus also provides assisted living and senior housing services at its Hidden Creek and Bancroft Creek Estates Senior Living Communities.

  • Full Time – 60 hours a pay period

  • Day Shift – 5:30am to 1:00pm

  • Sign-on Bonus Eligible (if eligibility requirements are met)

  • Rotating weekends and holidays

  • Scholarships to help with further learning and education

Job Summary

If you’re hungry for a great career, we’re seeking a friendly, team-oriented and customer service driven Cook to assemble, prepare, season, and portion food for individuals within our facility. With our Cook position we offer flexible schedules, predictable hours, training, advancement opportunities, and benefits that are typically better than other restaurant-related jobs. With the variety of dietary needs our patients and residents have, employees that thrive as a Cook are great communicators, keep a sanitary culinary work environment, and are proficient with their reading and writing skills.

Responsibilities

  • Prepares and provides the highest quality and safest food possible

  • Follows standardized recipes and guidelines for cooks to prepare, store and use food

  • Maintains labeling and storage of food, equipment, and machinery

  • Performs washing and cleaning duties to insure sanitation

  • Operates equipment such as mixers, slicers, kettles, ovens, food grinders, and more

Qualifications

High school diploma or equivalent preferred.

Possesses ability to read, write and follow oral and written directions. Ability to perform basic math. Minimum of six months of applicable experience preferred. On-the-job training will be provided.

Depending upon location of hire, Serv Safe may be required to obtain within a designated time frame. Additional endorsements to Serv Safe may be required depending upon location. Fulfill annual continuing education requirements of the department and facility including departmental meetings, safety education and mandatory in-services.

Basic Life Support (BLS) may be required depending upon location requirements.

Depending on location, may be required to drive. Valid Driver's License may be required.

Benefits

The Good Samaritan Society offers an attractive benefits package for qualifying full-time and part-time employees. Depending on eligibility, a variety of benefits include health insurance, dental insurance, vision insurance, life insurance, a 401(k) retirement plan, work/life balance benefits, sick leave and paid time off. To review your benefit eligibility, visit https://good-sam.jobs/benefits .

The Good Samaritan Society is an EEO/AA Employer M/F/Disability/Vet. If you are an individual with a disability and would like to request an accommodation for help with your online application, please call 1-877-673-0854 or send an email to talent@sanfordhealth.org .

The Good Samaritan Society has a Drug Free Workplace Policy. An accepted offer will require a drug screen and pre-employment background screening as a condition of employment.

Job Function: Facilities and General Services
Req Number: R-62365
Featured: No