Under the direction of the Nutrition Services Leadership Team: a Cook may fulfill any number of responsibilities in relation to departmental operations and food preparation for patients, hospital staff and customers of the hospital. A Cook is responsible for proper handling and preparation of all food related items as determined by daily menus. Is responsible for using and following standardized recipes. Accurately prepares patient meals as ordered. Accurately prepares retail food items as needed. Prepares food for catered events, sets up catered events, and may wait on customers in the cafeteria as needed. Is focused on high customer satisfaction including food quality, timely delivery and customer interactions. Knows and follows all safety and sanitation guidelines. Keeps all areas, tools and equipment clean. Aware of production usage and assists with waste management. Helps stock, rotate, and communicate inventory needs for ordering food supplies. The cook ensures delivery of optimal food quality, timely service, as well as high sanitation standards. Manages resources properly. Provides assistance to all areas as needed.
Saint Luke's Health System is a faith-based, not-for-profit aligned health system committed to the highest levels of excellence in providing health care and health related services in a caring environment. We are dedicated to enhancing the physical, mental and spiritual health of the communities we serve. With 10 hospitals, multiple physician offices in the metropolitan area and beyond, and many o...ther health care services, Saint Luke’s Health System is dedicated to being the best place to get care and the best place to give care. Saint Luke’s Health System Hospitals include: Saint Luke’s Hospital of Kansas City Saint Luke’s East Hospital – Lee’s Summit, MO Saint Luke’s North Hospital – Barry Road Saint Luke’s North Hospital – Smithville Saint Luke’s South Hospital – Overland Park, KS Crittenton Children’s Center – Kansas City, MO Anderson County Hospital – Garnett, KS Saint Luke’s Cushing Hospital – Leavenworth, KS Hedrick Medical Center – Chillicothe, MO Wright Memorial Hospital – Trenton, MO Other services include Saint Luke’s Home Care and Hospice, Saint Luke’s Cardiovascular Consultants, Saint Luke’s Physician Specialists, Saint Luke’s Neurological Consultants, Saint Luke’s Medical Group and Saint Luke’s Employee Assistance Program