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Cook Full-Time

Asheville, NC · Healthcare
Be part of an INCLUSIVE, growing company!  Our client understands the talent and value the disability community brings to an organization.  Join a Retirement Homes team where residents and employees flourish and become extensions of family that recognizes the dignity and worth of each individual.

Cook meals for Independent Living Residents & Healthcare Residents on alternating days. Some of the responsibilities involved in Healthcare cooking will consist of preparing Puree meals, Mechanical Soft meals & alternative meals for dislikes & Assisted Living Residents. The cook will also be involved in food preparation, changing deep fryers, etc. Must have prior experience as a cook or in food preparation. Will have to review recipes and other production information to complete preparation of assigned menu items.


  • Prepare all soups, stocks, sauces; boils, braises and roast items per standardized recipes
  • Prepares and serves all sauteed, fried, grilled, steamed and baked items per standardized recipes
  • Prepares or directs the preparation of all food served, following standard recipes and special diet orders
  • Plans food production to coordinate with meal serving hours, so that excellence, quality, temperature and appearance of food is preserved
  • Determines amount and type of food and supplies required for daily menus and seeing that supplies are obtained from storage areas in adequate time for meal production
  • Also must maintain dependability and punctuality as outlined in Attendance Policy


  • Covid-19 vaccination Required 
  • Ability to understand and following instructions in English, communicate effectively, and perform simple arithmetic
  • Ability to understand measurements and conversions
  • A minimum of three years of experience as a cook in a hotel, restaurant, club or similar institution
  • Ability to plan and organize work, to interpret instructions, recipes, specifications and standards
  • Knowledge of kitchen equipment
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