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Prepares food according to selected menus, approved recipes, and production sheets with knowledge of quantity cooking. Completes the preparation of all food items in a timely manner and assures that all foods meet required cooking temperatures. Under the direction of the manager, utilizes creativity in garnishing, decorating and developing new recipes where appropriate. Complies with stringent health, sanitation, safety, HACCP, and food handling standards. Adheres to quality and cost containment standards. Reports to appropriate Food Services Manager.
1 year of cooking or 3 years of directly related food service experience equivalent
Must be able to read, write, understand, and speak English
HS Diploma, GED or Associates Degree, Culinary Certification of Accreditation, or culinary certification equivalent preferred
5 years of cooking in a healthcare setting or large volume/institutional cooking
Licensure, Certification, Registration
Serv Safe Food Handlers certification
Knowledge, Skills and Ability Requirements
• Basic math required for recipe quantity calculations.
• Ability to adjust recipe quantities based on census or volume.
• Writing skills required for completing production records and documenting on logs and other reports.
• Ability to act as a Lead in the absence of Management
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With locations around the state, Hartford HealthCare offers exciting opportunities for career development and growth. Here, you are part of an organization on the cutting edge – helping to bring new technologies, breakthrough treatments and community education to countless men, women and children. We know that a thriving organization starts with thriving employees-- we provide a competitive benefits program designed to ensure work/life balance. Every moment matters. And this is your moment.