Winter Park seeks to hire a Production Cook who will embrace our mission to extend the healing ministry of Christ.
Nestled among the oak-shaded, brick-paved streets of one of the most picturesque hometowns in the country, Winter Park Memorial Hospital has continuously served the residents of Winter Park and its surrounding communities for more than 50 years. Chartered in 1951, the hospital has grown from the visionary efforts of a handful of Winter Park residents and community leaders, to a 307-bed acute care facility that is a model of community health and wellness. Over the years the hospital has continually expanded to meet the needs of the community, adding an upscale obstetrics and Level II Neonatal Intensive Care Unit at The Dr. P. Phillips Baby Place, cancer care at the Florida Hospital Cancer Institute, Winter Park, and state-of-the-art surgery, recovery and rehabilitation at the Florida Hospital Orthopedic Institute. Together with the community we serve, we're building a model of community health and wellness for generations to come. .
We promote health and healing by nourishing with compassion. The Nutritional Services Department at Winter Park Memorial Hospital provides quality meals and service to our patient population utilizing a room service concept. Our friendly meal hostesses deliver meals to patients designed to comply with physician directed diets to encourage healing and well being. Our staff of over 50 food service professionals take pride in providing nourishing meals to not only our patient family, but also the our staff, visitors and physicians at WPMH.
Generally working 8 hour shifts between the hours of 5 am - 8 pm . Will be required to work weekends (Saturday and Sunday).
Actively participates in an outstanding customer service and accepts responsibility in maintaining relationships that are equally respectful to all. Under the direction of the Managing chef, responsible for preparation of all foods and related items for cafeteria and\or catering customers and\ or food for patients. Ensures that all food production is produced according to recipe specifications and proper procedures. Ensures that all products meet standards for quality, taste, appearance and freshness. Records product temperatures and monitors holding times as appropriate. Meets all production deadlines. Demonstrates cost conscious behaviors in all aspects. Adheres to all sanitation, safety, cleanliness and food storage standards. Assists with serving customers and provides world-class customer service.
Ability to read, write and speak English well to effectively communicate and interact with internal and external customers.
Ability to follow, read and write recipes as needed .
Bilingual in Spanish (Preferred)
Microsoft Office Suite (Preferred)
Food Service line cook or lead cook experience (Preferred)
High School diploma or equivalent (Preferred)
ServSafe or equivalent (Preferred)
Licensure, Certification, or Registration Required:
Demonstrates through behavior Florida Hospital's Core Values of Integrity, Compassion, Balance, Excellence, Stewardship and Teamwork as outlined in the organization's Performance Excellence Program
Demonstrates Florida Hospital (FH) core values of Integrity, Compassion, Balance, Excellence, Stewardship, and Teamwork
Contributes to the 4 vital areas that are necessary for Florida Hospital to grow and succeed: World Class Service Cost Effectiveness/ Profit Extraction Quality Sanitation/ Safety
Achieves daily production schedules and meets all deadlines and commitment.
Presents products or plates in an attractive manner and garnishes appropriately.
Ensures that all cold and hot food products are stored and produced according to recipe specifications and proper procedures.
Adheres to all sanitation, cleanliness, and safety standards; monitors and records food and/or equipment temperatures.
Continually checks food for quality, taste, appearance and freshness. Takes corrective action when needed.
Minimizes food waste by preparing the amount needed, without running out; ensures proper portioning.
Is proactive to prepare substitutions for foods that may run out; effectively and proactively communicates those shortages and substitutions to the appropriate people.
Performs other duties as assigned or directed to ensure a smooth operation of the department.
If you want to be a part of a team that is dedicated to delivering the highest quality in patient care, we invite you to explore the Production Cook opportunity with Winter Park and apply online today.
Florida Hospital is dedicated to improving lives not only in Central Florida, but also around the world. As a destination hospital, we are committed to serving the health care needs of our patients with a holistic approach to ...heal the mind, body and spirit. We strive to be the hospital of choice for patients, physicians and employees. Over the last 100 years, Florida Hospital’s mission remains unchanged: to extend the healing ministry of Christ.