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Cook

Date Posted: 
Wednesday, July 13, 2022
Job Description: 

Position: Cook                                                                     Department: Dietary

Hours: 6 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. (2 days), 11 a.m. - 7:30 p.m. (2 days)

Days: Full time (32 hours), includes every other weekend on the evening shift

Interested in working in a kitchen with a great team, lead by a supervisor who values her staff? Want to enjoy coming to work because you are making a difference?

The Wayne County Care Center is currently accepting applications for the position of full time cook for the County’s 50 bed skilled/ intermediate nursing facility. If you have a commitment to seniors, and support teamwork, we might be the place for you!

Responsibilities of a long-term care cook:

  • Ensure all food and sanitation procedures are followed in accordance to policy
  • Ensure special diet trays are served correctly to the residents
  • Lead kitchen staff in cooking, traying food, prep work in the kitchen, food service, washing dishes and clean up
  • Responsible for serving food on time to residents in a welcoming manner and ensuring they are satisfied
  • Administer constant, quality customer service to help our residents THRIVE!

Requirements of a long-term care cook:

  • High school diploma or GED
  • Compassion for and commitment to hospitality, service and excellence in senior care
  • Responsible, dependable, and able to work under pressure
  • Servsafe Certification preferred

As a County organization, WCCC provides excellent benefits that potentially include:

  • low cost health/ dental/ vision coverage, including a free health clinic
  • life insurance
  • OPERS retirement
  • 11 paid holidays, with additional time a half when working
  • sick time, 2 weeks vacation, a personal day
  • one free meal per shift
  • free TB, Hep B, flu shots, COVID testing and vaccines
  • staff referral bonus, weekend shift differential and temporary attendance bonus
  • an extensive employee assistance program that includes counseling and discounts

How to apply:
Applications may be obtained at the WCCC, 876 S. Geyers Chapel Rd, Wooster or downloaded from the website
www.waynecountycarecenter.com Please submit applications and refer questions to carecenter@wayneoh.org