Cook - PD Days in Los Angeles, CA at Pipeline Health

Date Posted: 12/3/2022

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Job Title: Cook

Job Summary: Prepares and cooks food according to HACCP and all regulatory standards including title 22 & joint commission.

Essential Job Duties:

•         Prepares and cooks to order foods requiring short preparation time.

•         Reads food order or receives verbal instructions on food required by patron, prepares and cooks food according to instruction. Has knowledge about different diets and consistency’s.

  • Provides the highest quality of service to customers at all times.
  • Follows basic recipes and/or product directions for preparing, seasoning, and cooking.
  • Prepares foods by operating a variety of kitchen equipment to measure and mix ingredients
  • Follows safe food handling procedures for food preparation, cooking, holding and storage of all food items and assists in the monitoring of HACCP. Takes corrective action as needed.
  • Check temperatures and logs results per procedure.
  • Cleans and sanitizes work stations and equipment.
  • Assists with cafeteria set-up and break down of hot food items.
  • May be responsible for hot server position.
  • All other duties as assigned.

Behavioral Standards: 

•         Exhibits customer and service-oriented behaviors in every day work interactions.

•         Demonstrates a courteous and respectful attitude to internal workforce and external customers.


•         Provides accurate and timely written and verbal communication of information in a manner that is understood by all.

•         Able to listen, understand, problem-solve,and carry-out duties to ensure the optimal outcome.

•         Able to use IT systems in an accurate and proficient manner.


•         Contributes toward effective, positive working relationships with internal and external colleagues.

•         Demonstrates cooperation, flexibility, reliability, and dependability in all daily work activities and a willingness to collaborate with others for the good of the customer and the organization.



•         High school graduate preferred

•         1 to 2 years of current experience in an acute care setting preferred

•         Serv-safe preferred

Licensure/Certifications: none

ADA/Physical Demands:

•         To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  The requirements listed are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.  Reasonable accommodation may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Such accommodations must be requested by the employee/applicant in order to be considered.

Required to stand; walk; sit; use hands to fingers, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl; talk and hear; and may taste and smell.  The employee is regularly required to lift, push and/or pull weights in excess of 10 pounds, with assistance. Visual abilities, auditory abilities, must be intact to perform duties.