• Cook

    Dignity HealthLos Angeles, CA 90006

    Job #1022568027

  • Overview

    Founded in 1887, Dignity Health - California Hospital Medical Center is a 318-bed, acute care, nonprofit hospital located in downtown Los Angeles. The hospital offers a full complement of services including a Level II trauma center, the Los Angeles Center for Women's Health, obstetrics and pediatric services, and comprehensive cardiac and surgical services. The hospital shares a legacy of humankindness with Dignity Health, one of the nation's five largest health care systems. Visitfor more information.


    About this opportunity:

    Under general supervision,of the Executive Chef / Food Production Manager, responsible for the preparation of all main entrees, vegetable and soups according to projected needs and formula cards for the patient Trayline, cafeteria and special events. All employees are expected to perform their duties in alignment with the vision and values of the organization. The person doing this job is responsible for a variety of tasks that lead to a high level of customer satisfaction in the most cost effective manner. Demonstrated knowledge of food preparation, sanitation, and service.



    • Must have prior experience in food service with at least 2 years cooking experience in a healthcare environment highly preferred.

    • Demonstrate good knowledge of English, spelling and basic math functions.

    • Able to read and understand English.

    • Follows stock rotation procedures (first-in, first-out) assuring the oldest stock is used first.

    • Demonstrate good knowledge of all food service related equipment.

    • Effectively perform each of the following functions: Catering responsibilities, Patient Cook, Grill Cook, and Cafeteria Cook

    • Has thorough knowledge of HACCP requirements.

    • Demonstrates effective oral and written communication skills.

    • Performs appropriate cleaning functions to meet standards.

    • Complies with all safety regulations pertaining to CHMC, as well as state regulations.

    • Maintains confidentiality of all records and information which pertains to patients, physicians, employees, the hospital and related interests.

    • Knows the distinction of modified diets.

    This position is represented by SEIU.

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    Dignity Health is an Equal Opportunity/ Affirmative Action employer committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce. All qualified applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, marital status, parental status, ancestry, veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law. For more information about your EEO rights as an applicant, please

    Dignity Health will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor's legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c).

    External hires must pass a post offer, pre-employment background check/drug screen. Qualified applicants with an arrest and/or conviction will be considered for employment in a manner consistent with federal and state laws, as well as applicable local ordinances, ban the box laws, including but not limited to the San Francisco and Los Angeles Fair Chance Ordinances.

    If you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the employment process, please contact us by telephone at ~~~ and let us know the nature of your request . We will only respond to messages left that involve a request for a reasonable accommodation in the application process. We will accommodate the needs of any qualified candidate who requests a reasonable accommodation under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA).

    Dignity Health participates in E-verify.

    Job ID 2019-89470

    Employment Type Per Diem

    Department Nutrition Services

    Hours / Pay Period 8

    Facility California Hospital Medical Center

    Shift Evening

    Location LOS ANGELES

    State/Province CA

    Standard Hours 8 Hour Shift between 4 AM to 10 PM

    Work Schedule 8 Hour

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