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Good Samaritan Society Cook - Part Time - Evening Shift in Kearney, Nebraska

Location: Good Samaritan Society St John's
Address: 3410 Central Ave, Kearney, NE 68847-2992 USA
Employment Type: Part-Time
Shift: Evening

Job Responsibilities

  • Coordinates production, prepares and serves nutritious, appealing meals to residents following orders, standards, and regulations.

  • Assists with development of pleasing and unique recipes and menu creation.

  • Maintains continuous quality improvement of meals prepared and served daily.

  • Responsible for kitchen/dining management as assigned, including delegation of kitchen cleanliness and education/training of cleaning policies. Observes, measures, and documents information as assigned.

  • Receives and shares information; observes and reports resident conditions to appropriate staff.

  • Provides residents with opportunities for independence and choice consistent with their service plans.

  • Keeps residents' dining areas pleasant and orderly.

  • Checks equipment before use and notifies supervisors or maintenance staff of problems.

  • Notifies appropriate staff of problems, uses safe lifting techniques, immediately cleans up spills, and demonstrates proper use of chemicals used for cleaning and sanitizing and appropriate use of kitchen tools and procedures.

  • Work at special events (i.e., open houses, group meetings, special meals, brunches etc.) as needed; sets up and cleans dining room, multi-purpose rooms or other rooms as needed; helps prepare and serve food for special events.


  • Prior work experience in quantity cooking and therapeutic diets or related experience in a similar type of setting is preferred.

  • Ability to measure and comprehend certain quantities.

  • Basic ability to communicate and comprehend. Able to demonstrate knowledge of foodborne diease prevention and apply food safety principles.

The Good Samaritan Society offers an attractive, employee-approved benefits package for qualifying full-time and part-time employees. The variety of benefits include health benefits, a retirement plan, work/life balance benefits, voluntary benefits and much more! To review all of the great benefits and benefit eligibility, visit https//

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information, marital status or other protected status. For more information including state-specific protections, please visit https//

Division: Onboarding Divsion
Req ID: req45003