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Cook (Per Diem)

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New Britain General


New Britain, CT

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Job Schedule: Per Diem
Standard Hours: 1
Job Shift: Shift 1
Shift Details: Various shifts M-F, wekend coverage

Work where every moment matters.


Every day, almost 30,000 Hartford HealthCare employees come to work with one thing in common: Pride in what we do, knowing every moment matters here.  We invite you to become part of Connecticut’s most comprehensive healthcare network. 


The Hospital of Central Connecticut is an acute-care community teaching hospital, we provide comprehensive inpatient and outpatient services in general medicine and surgery, as well as a wide variety of specialties. Staffed by our talented team of leading professionals, The Hospital of Central Connecticut provides a wide array of services throughout the region, caring for patients from birth through the end of life. 

The Cook performs a variety of cooking and other food preparation activities in accordance with HAACP guidelines and department policies and procedures. 


  • Prepares food for patients, visitors and staff utilizing safe handling procedures. 
    Assists in serving food as needed. 
  • Performs daily care and maintenance of equipment. 
  • Performs quality improvement activities including, but not limited to, maintaining
  • Assists Sous Chef in maintaining an up-to-date inventory; rotates and manages stock; fills requisitions. 



  • High School Diploma or GED preferred. 
  • Degree or training in Culinary Arts preferred. 
    2+ years of food services experience or Serve Safe certification preferred.
  • Supervisory or leadership experience preferred.  

We take great care of careers.


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.




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