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St. Mary's Village (Manor), an Ascension Living community in Blue Springs, MO is searching for experience, qualified, and talented Cook to join our team in the Kitchen.

Hours worked will vary from 11am - 7:30pm or 6:30am - 2:30pm.

Apply on-line today or in person at our campus located at 111 NW Mock Ave, Blue Springs, MO.

St. Mary's has a beautiful multi-level facility which features Assisted Living, Memory Care, and Skilled Rehab units. Located just off I-70 in Eastern Jackson County, we’re across the street from St. Mary’s Medical Center. National and local retailers, restaurants and festivals are minutes away in downtown Blue Springs. And just north of town, more than 1,000 acres of protected forest and prairie can be found at Burr Oaks Woods Nature Center, a favorite for birdwatchers.

Why join St. Mary's Village?

  • Be part of a great team and culture
  • Generous PTO, excellent (and affordable) medical, dental, vision and retirement (with a match)
  • Flexible scheduling and student friendly
  • Tuition reimbursement, discount programs and more

What You Will Do

As a Cook, you will prepare food, read and review menus and recipes for preparation according to proper procedure.

Key Responsibilities

  • Prepare food, which is palatable and appetizing in appearance
  • Perform culinary basics and all other techniques as required for food preparation
  • Follow oral or written directions, recipes, menus and instructions
  • Understand and prepares therapeutic and mechanically altered diets according to standardized recipes
  • Taste food to assure consistency, texture and quality of product
  • Maintain food quality from production to meal service
  • Operate and maintain kitchen equipment and utensils using safe and sanitary procedures
  • Avoid food waste, maintain clean work area, and meet meal schedules
  • Document and maintain appropriate food temperatures
  • Ensure compliance with food safety standards and regulatory guidelines
  • Other duties as assigned

What You Will Need

  • Preferred Credential(s):
    • Food Service Professional credentialed from the ServSafe National Restaurant Association. 
  • Diploma 
    • High school diploma or GED required
Work Experience:
  • None required.

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Job ID: 369925
Category: Food and Nutrition
Facility: AHSCM St Marys Village
Ministry: Ascension Living
Location: Blue Springs, MO

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