Located in the scenic, historic and charming Southwest Colorado town of Durango, Mercy Regional Medical Center (MRMC) is a full-service, acute care hospital with Level III Trauma designation. Recognized by Healthgrades (a leading, independent health care ratings company) with awards for Outstanding Patient Experience and Patient Safety Excellence, as well as an “A” Hospital Safety rating from The LeapFrog Group, Mercy Regional Medical Center blends state-of-the-art technology with a serene and comfortable environment to promote well-being and healing. Specialty services include emergency care, surgical care, cardiac care, an Orthopedic and Spine Center of Excellence and a Family Birthing Center equipped with every amenity and a dedicated surgical suite. Durango residents experience an exceptional quality life with world-class outdoor recreation including snow sports, river sports, hiking, biking and more. Learn more about us at: http://www.mercydurango.org/
Job Description/Job Posting ID: 99302
Recruiter Contact: Alison Williams, AlisonWilliams@centura.org
Clinic/Department: 8530 MRMC NUTRITION&ENVIRONMENTAL
Hospital: MERCY REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER
Follows at menu to prepare and cook food for patients, visitors and staff members. Responsible for following Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment Safe Handling Guidelines regarding food safety and sanitation. Will provide excellent customer services when working with patients, visitors and other staff members. Provides oversight and training to staff.
MINIMUM EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS
- High School diploma or GED preferred
- Culinary training preferred
MINIMUM EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS
- Two years of previous restaurant or institutional cooking experience
- Experience in hospital food service setting, preferred
- Strong communication skills; ability to read, write and speak English
- Basic computer skills
Food Service Safe Certification, preferred
Light Work - exert/lift up to 20 lbs. force occasionally, and/or up to 10 lbs. frequently.
Medium Heavy Work - exert/lift up to 50-80 lbs frequently. (applies to stocking duties)
Important notification to applicants as of Nov. 20, 2014: Effective Jan. 1, 2015, Centura Health will no longer hire tobacco users in Colorado and Kansas. The change to our policy does not apply to associates hired on or before Dec. 31, 2014. Centura Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V.