Swedish Health Services Cook in Edmonds, Washington
Swedish Medical Center is looking for a Cook (0.6 FTE, Days) to work in Cafeteria at Swedish Edmonds in Edmonds, WA.
Produces, assembles, portions, serves and displays patient, cafeteria and catering main entrees and accompaniment items. Maintains work areas and equipment in order to meet sanitation and safety standards as well as par levels for food and supply stock.
In this position you will:
Prepares hot and cold food items according to established recipes. Broils, grills, bakes, fries, purees and cooks foods in a timely and efficient manner. Pre-preps food items as indicated on production sheets.
Operates cooking equipment efficiently, utilizing safety measures. Ensures the safe and proper handling of all food items according to HACCP and local agencies.
Portions food items into proper serving containers utilizing proper portion sizes. Follows recipes and plating guides for all items served. Garnishes food items according to recipes on a consistent basis.
Produces and evaluates food for general patient Cafeteria and catering menus at the proper time and temperature in order to satisfy customer demand.
Stocks work station and collaborates with Storeroom Clerk and Manager to insure proper food and supply inventory.
Cleans organizes and sanitizes workstations, large equipment and food set-up areas in compliance with sanitation and safety standards.
Handles, stores and labels food in compliance with sanitation and safety standards.
Creates a service culture.
Required qualifications for this position include:
H.S. Diploma or GED
Institutional cooking or culinary arts training
Progressively responsible experience in cooking in an institutional food service setting
Current Washington State Food Handler's permit.
About the Edmonds Campus.
Swedish Edmonds has been providing sound and thoughtful care for patients in the Greater Seattle area for more than 45 years. We pride ourselves in employing only the most qualified and caring professionals. We are not simply a hospital or a workplace. We are a family. We are a community. Our mission is to improve the health and well-being of the community through local, high-quality and compassionate health care services. Swedish Edmonds is an innovative, regional healthcare delivery network that provides more local services, while giving residents greater access to the latest medical treatments and the comprehensive services of the Swedish system.
The Swedish/Edmonds campus includes:
217 licensed beds.
450 of the most qualified physicians and specialists on medical staff.
1,400 staff including clinical and non-clinical personnel.
Full scope of medical and surgical services, including Level IV Trauma emergency medicine, diagnostic, treatment and support services.
We offer comprehensive, best-in-class benefits to our caregivers. For more information, visit
Our Mission is to improve the health and well-being of each person we serve.
Our Vision is Health for a Better World.
Swedish is the largest not-for-profit health care system in the greater Seattle area. It is comprised of five hospital campuses (First Hill, Cherry Hill, Ballard, Edmonds and Issaquah); emergency rooms and specialty center in Redmond (East King County) and the Mill Creek area in Everett; and Swedish Medical Group, a network of more than 128 primary care and specialty care locations throughout the greater Puget Sound area. Swedish employs nearly 13,000 caregivers (all employees), including nearly 1,400 providers. Whether through physician clinics, education, research and innovation or other outreach, we're committed to caring for the people in our region and beyond. Swedish is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer Swedish does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, protected veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.
Job Category: Cook/Chef
Work Locations: Edmonds Main Bldg (WA151) 21601 76th Ave W Edmonds, 98026
Req ID: 296384