Prep Cook - Full time

Location: Burlington, MA
Job ID: 157931-1A
Date Posted: Oct 9, 2019
Category: Service and Trades

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Job Description

Welcome To

Welcome to Lahey Hospital & Medical Center, part of Beth Israel Lahey Health. Lahey Hospital & Medical Center is a world-renowned tertiary medical center known for its innovative technology, pioneering medical treatment and leading-edge research. A teaching hospital of Tufts University School of Medicine, the hospital provides quality health care in virtually every specialty and subspecialty, from primary care to cancer diagnosis and treatment to kidney and liver transplantation. It is a national leader in a number of health care areas, including stroke, weight management and lung screenings, among many others. Lahey also helps to advance medicine through research and the education of tomorrow's health care leaders.

About the Job

Position Summary:  

Under the general supervision of the Production Manager and within established hospital and department policies provides direct supervision over functional area which includes: responsibility for salad and cold food production for cafeteria, patient services and functions.  Supervises salad attendants while fulfilling production requirements which will be set up in conjunction with the Executive Chef.

Minimum Qualifications:

Education:  

High school graduate or equivalent preferred

Ability to speak and read English

Good verbal communication skills

Skills, Knowledge & Abilities:  

Ability to lift objects up to 30 pounds and push cart weighting 100 pounds

Entire shift spent standing or walking, bending

Demonstrated knife skills; able to follow recipes

Manual dexterity with both hands required

Must work with potentially hazardous equipment such as knives, meal slicer and buffalo chopper

Experience:     

Two years food service production experience preferred

Some supervisory experience preferred or demonstrated supervisory ability

Ability to interact with the public

Shift

DAYS

5:30 am - 2:00 pm

You will be required to work shifts every other weekend.

You will be required to work 2 holidays a year - usually one spring/summer and one fall/winter holiday.

About Us

Beth Israel Lahey Health is an integrated system providing patients with better care wherever they are. Care informed by world-class research and education. We are doctors and nurses, technicians and social workers, innovators and educators, and so many others. All with a shared vision for what healthcare can and should be. We are committed to attracting, developing and retaining top talent. We strive to create a diverse and inclusive workplace that reflects the communities in which we work and serve. With a team approach to care, we encourage learning and growth at all levels and offer competitive salaries and benefits.

Equal Opportunity Employer/Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans.