MILESTONE RETIREMENT COMMUNITIES
Since Woodland Heights's is nestled in a tranquil setting of a secluded forest of mature oaks and evergreens, you'd never guess how close it is to Interstate 630 and other major attractions of the Greater Little Rock metropolitan area. But if it's fantastic dining, cultural, and social opportunities you're after, you don't have to travel far.Right on campus, you'll enjoy delicious restaurant menus prepared by your very own executive chef. Connect with your neighbors during our many daily activities or at our popular "Happy Hour" in the evening. Aspire to feel your personal best with the benefit of our on site fitness center, heated indoor saltwater swimming pool and whirlpool. And rest assured you're being taken care of by our dedicated staff with more than 27 years experience in the senior living industry.More than just maintenance-free, the active Woodland Heights lifestyle offers a whole new perspective on retirement living.Now Hiring a Full and Part-Time Cook!This position works under the Director, Food Service and supports all activities of the Food Service Department and Dining Room. The position is responsible for quality of meals served, quality of service delivery during meal service, and for compliance with special diets offered by the community.Responsibilities:* Support the Director, Food Service with planning, directing, controlling, communicating, and coaching in the Food Service Department.* Respond to resident likes and dislikes maintaining high resident satisfaction. Ensure that all foods are prepared to satisfaction of residents and in accordance with safe food handling practices.* Maintain food temperatures and time controls during storage, production, and serving according to required food safety standards.* Circulate in the dining room to ascertain resident preferences and satisfaction with meals.* Maintain a clean kitchen and dining area.* Foster teamwork with co-workers, show initiative in overcoming obstacles, take actions to assist others beyond job responsibilities, and have a positive impact on co-workers, residents, and visitors.* Perform other duties as assigned or needed.Requirements:* Must have compassion for and desire to work with seniors!* High School Diploma or equivalent required.* Minimum one year of experience in food service required. Minimum three years' experience in food service preferred.* Obtain Food Handlers Permit (as required by state regulation).* Strong written and verbal communication skills, personnel skills, and community relations skills are essential.* Must be able to pass a criminal background check and drug test.Apply with your resume and cover letter TODAY to schedule your interview for this exciting opportunity!