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Texas Health Resources COOK II in Fort Worth, Texas

Cook II

Are you looking for a rewarding career with family-friendly hours and top-notch benefits? We’re looking for qualified Cooks like you to join our Texas Health family.

Position Highlights

  • Work location: 6100 Harris Parkway Fort Worth, TX 76132

  • Work hours: Rotating 8 hour shifts from 5am to 8pm to include nights, holidays, and weekends.

Here’s What You Need

  • High School Diploma or Equivalent preferred

  • 2 years relevant experience in high volume restaurant, hospital, or Institution required

  • FHC - Food Handlers Certificate in 30 days required

Position Responsibilities

  • Responsible for all areas of production, including both hot and cold production. Understands how to read and prepare simple or complex recipes to department standards. Demonstrate ability to adjust recipes for quantity.

  • Produce high quality products; utilize creativity and training in producing food items that are aesthetically pleasing and taste appealing. Understand department standards of food quality and recipe taste. Taste food prepared to verify flavor and texture standards. Demonstrates creativity in food presentation in both bulk service and individual plating.

  • Suggest menu or recipe changes so food will be used before expiration dates. Demonstrate judgment and creativity in food utilization. Understands menus and recipes.

  • Organizes work for maximum productivity; accurately reads, follows, understands production sheets, and avoids over production.

  • Labels and dates foods according to HACCP standards. Ability to learn HACCP sanitation guidelines and follow for safe food handling. Knows and performs proper procedure for taking and recording temperatures of food items, both raw and cooked and refrigerated units. Demonstrates and performs procedures when temperatures are inadequate according to standards. Understands the FIFO system of food production. Ability to follow / learn OSHA safety guidelines and safe knife skills.

  • Employee maintains kitchen and serving areas in a clean, neat, and orderly manner to exceed both department and TDH sanitation standards in both department sanitation and personal hygiene. Follows clean as you go as well as proper hand hygiene.

  • Performs other job duties as assigned by Supervisor/Manager.

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