This job is responsible for preparing food for patients, employees, and visitors.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
Preview menus and work orders to determine type and quantities of foods to be obtained and prepared.
Assist in preparing, seasoning and cooking foods for patients, cafeteria trayline,specialfunctions, and/or special diet customers; make pizzas, bake desserts and decorate cakes.
Assist with setting up the trayline in the cafeteria and serving on the trayline as required; ensure that catered events are set up appropriately.
Inspect cooking equipment and utensils and maintain cleanliness and proper operation.
Observe and maintain required sanitary levels throughout the food preparation process; ensure that foods meet standards for quality, freshness, taste and appearance.
Assist with the care and maintenance of department equipment and supplies.
High school diploma or equivalent is preferred but not required.
Licenses & Certifications
One to two years of previous experience in food preparation is required.
Specific knowledge, skills, and abilities
Knowledge of baking methods/routines, cooking methods/procedures, types of preparation and related routines.
The ability to follow recipes and instructions.
Exposed to hot and humid work environment.
Subject to cuts and burns, and exposed to hazards of steam and heat.
Requires physical effort for lifting, carrying, pushing or pulling heavy objects, and for performing light manual labor.
Requires prolonged standing, walking or moving around the work place.
Requires physical ability to operate kitchen appliances.
Requirements: Job Family Facilities and Operations Expertise Facilities and Operations - Food Services Job Type Full Time Location Plano, Texas Associated topics: baker, baking, cocinero de la preparacion, cutter, fryer, line cook, persona de parilla, restaurant assistant cook, restaurant cook, station
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