Careers

Few family decisions can be more painful than the recognition that a loved one needs to be placed in a nursing home...In the last eight years, our family placed its faith in Sippican Healthcare Center in Marion. We entrusted, until their deaths, four critically ill family members: an aunt, a father, a husband and most recently our beloved mother. It is difficult to find adequate words to describe our connectedness with Sippican. In the case of each family member, our faith was well-placed.


Sippican Healthcare Center

Utility Chef

Location: Ghent, NY - Whittier Rehabilitation & Skilled Nursing Center

Category: Dietary

Utility Chef - Full Time 40 hours/week, with an every other weekend commitment

Primary Responsibilities:
Chef functions include:
• Supervises Hospitality Aides and Menu Specialist.
• Handles and prepares food.
• Prepares food which is palatable and appetizing in appearance.
• Follows written menus and recipes.
• Understands and prepares therapeutic diets and alternate meal requests.
• Assumes responsibility for avoiding food waste.
• Responsible for meeting meal schedules.

Hospitality functions include:
• Sets up trays and tables as required.
• Serves in dining room as required.
• Buses trays in dining room as required.
• Assists in preparing, portioning, covering and dating of food.
• Uses and cleans food service equipment and work areas; and follows all cleaning schedules as directed.
• Serves all patients' meals according to the written instructions provided i.e. menus and meal patterns.

Prerequisites:
• High School Degree or equivalent.
• Must have 1+ years experience cooking or successful training under company inā€house Chef.
• Must know safe food handling and sanitation training and understanding.
• Must be able to read and apply appropriate measuring and math necessary for reading and interpreting recipes.

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