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Lead Cook - Food & Nutrition (FT, Days)

2022-01-21
  • Organization

  • Tennova Health Care - Clarksville Tennova Health Care - Clarksville

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  • Full Time

Job Description

Sign-on bonus of $2,000 offered for full-time! The Lead Cook is hands on preparing food items according to menus, production sheets and recipes for patients, employees, and all designated functions. The Lead Cook is responsible for maintaining a high level of sanitation & cleanliness in the work areas. The Lead Cook will supervise, train, and mentor other Cooks in the absence of the Chef. The production staff is also responsible for quality control monitoring of all food items as well as equipment.

Sign-on bonus of $2,000 offered for full-time!

STATEMENT OF PURPOSE: 

The Lead Cook is hands on preparing food items according to menus, production sheets and recipes for patients, employees, and all designated functions. The Lead Cook is responsible for maintaining a high level of sanitation & cleanliness in the work areas. The Lead Cook will supervise, train, and mentor other Cooks in the absence of the Chef. The Lead Cook is also responsible for quality control monitoring of all food items as well as equipment.  

BASIC KNOWLEDGE AND ABILITIES:  

Education / License / Certification: 

  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Culinary Arts / Food Management Certification preferred
  • TN Food Handler Certification within two (2) weeks of employment
  • ServSafe Certification preferred and required within one (1) year of employment

Experience / Skills: 

  • Three (3) years plus large quantity hotel/restaurant cooking.
  • Healthcare experience preferred
  • Demonstrated management progression as Cook, Lead Cook, Sous Chef, etc.
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