compensation: depends on experience employment type: part-time non-profit organization
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*$200 Sign On Bonus payable on your next regular check after 30 days of employment! Not available to current CSP employees. Must be in good standing at 30 days.
Cedar Sinai Park has recently remodeled new rehabilitation facility and needs a 16 hour a week Cook from 5:45AM to 2:15PM on Friday's and Saturday's.
The will assist with food preparation in our kitchen and adhere exactly to the instructions and recommendations. The goal is to increase resident and guest satisfaction and kitchen efficiency. Responsibilities include preparing and stocking cooking stations, preparing much of the food, and follow instructions from the chefs. Understand the fundamentals and foundations of cooking principles, excellent knife skills and sanitation practices.
•Set up the station in kitchen prior to a restaurant shift opening.
•Sets up a station by bringing all containers of necessary food items to that point in the line.
•Assists with cutting, marinating and precooking foods.
•Keeps pace with other cooks on the line so that all food is ready for each plate at the same time.
•Steps in to help another line cook who is needing support.
•Assembles dishes and provides garnishment.
•Plates food according to recipe format and in an attractive manner to maximize customer enjoyment.
•Pitches in, along with the rest of the staff, to maintain sanitary conditions and organization in the kitchen.
•Wraps, labels and dates unused items and stores in proper areas at the end of a shift, and shuts off all equipment at the station.
•Cleans and sanitizes with soap and warm water and sweeps work area.
•Participates in cleaning the rest of the kitchen before the restaurant closes for the night.
•Has knowledge of standard cooking and grilling techniques.
•Possesses excellent communication skills.
•Works cooperatively and efficiently in a team environment.
•Has the ability to perform calmly under pressure.
•Uses critical thinking and reasoning skills to solve problems quickly.
•Manages time effectively, good sense of urgency and prioritization of tasks.
•Understands and follows written and verbal directions explicitly and asks questions for clarity when necessary.
•Learns new recipes and new procedures rapidly.
•Possesses strong mathematical and organizational skills.
•Stays up-to-date on changes in state and county sanitation requirements.
•Manages material resources well and places new orders soon enough to prevent running out of supplies.
•Monitors personal performance and makes improvements where needed.
Education and Experience (any of the following)
•High School Diploma.
•Certificate in culinary arts or a related area from a vocational or technical school.
•Associates degree from a community college in a food or cooking related field.
•Degree from a culinary arts institute including coursework in sanitation, cooking and baking skills and culinary arts professionalism.
•Industry certification from the American Culinary Federation.
This is a special place. Cedar Sinai Park is a Portland based non-profit that provides residential and community-based care to our elders and adults with special needs allowing them to live with comfort, independence and dignity in a manner and environment based on Jewish values. We have a person-centered approach to care at the heart of our mission which empowers both residents and staff to be their best. The scenic Cedar Sinai Campus known for its lush green trees, walking trails and historic significance and connection to the local community.
We care about people. In addition to great working conditions and our friendly staff and residents, Cedar Sinai Park offers opportunities for fulfilling work, career growth and the satisfaction of knowing that you've made a difference. We offer a comprehensive benefit package including a 403b matching retirement plan, flexible spending account and long-term disability benefit. All benefited employees are eligible to receive paid holidays, medical, dental and vision benefits. Each employee is entitled to one free meal each shift that they work.
Love, Honor Respect. Cedar Sinai Park is an equal employment opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of gender, gender identification, age, race, color, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, genetic information, mental or physical disability, marital status, uniformed services status, or any other state or federally protected classifications. No application will be rejected as a result of a disability that, with reasonable accommodation, does not prevent performance of the essential job duties. Please see job description for full list of responsibilities, requirements and related information.