As a faith-based organization, with over a century of caring for the communities in the Maryland area, Adventist HealthCare has earned a reputation for high quality, compassionate care. Adventist HealthCare was the first and is the largest healthcare provider in Montgomery County.<br /><br />Adventist HealthCare seeks to hire a Cook who will embrace our mission to extend God's care through the ministry of physical, mental and spiritual healing. If you want to make a difference in someone's life every day, consider a position with a team of professionals who are doing just that, making a difference.<br /><br />The cook:<br />Sets up workstations with all needed ingredients and cooking equipment<br />Prepares ingredients to use in cooking (chopping and peeling vegetables, cutting meat, etc.)<br />Ensure great presentation by dressing dishes before they are served<br />Keep a sanitized and orderly environment in the kitchen<br />Ensure all food and other items are stored properly<br />Checks the quality of ingredients<br />Monitor stock and place orders when there are shortages<br /><br />Qualified candidates will possess:<br />• Proven experience as a cook<br />• Experience in using cutting tools, cookware and bakeware<br />• Knowledge of various cooking procedures and methods (grilling, baking, boiling, etc.)<br />• Ability to follow all sanitation procedures<br />• Ability to work in a team<br />• Very good communication skills<br />• Excellent physical condition and stamina<br />• High school diploma or equivalent; Diploma from a culinary school will be an advantage<br /><br />Work Schedule:<br /><br />Alternating Day & Nights with Weekends <br /><br /><b>At Adventist HealthCare our job is to care for you. We do this by offering:</b><br /><ul><li>Work-life balance through non-rotating shifts</li><li>Recognition and rewards for professional expertise</li><li>Free Employee parking</li><li>Competitive comprehensive benefit plans offered (including health, disability, PTO and 403B retirement plan with matching and 3-year vesting)</li><li>100% Coverage for inpatient care – at Adventist HealthCare facilities</li><li>100% Coverage for urgent care nationwide – after copay</li></ul><br /><br />Join the Adventist Healthcare team today! Apply now to be considered.<br /><br /><b>Tobacco Statement</b><br /><br />Tobacco use is a well-recognized preventable cause of death in the United States and an important public health issue. In order to promote and maintain a healthy work environment, Adventist HealthCare will not hire applicants for employment who either state that they are nicotine users or who test positive for nicotine use.<br /><br />Adventist HealthCare will withdraw offers of employment to applicants who test positive for Cotinine (nicotine). Those testing positive for cotinine are given the opportunity to re-apply in 90 days, if they can truthfully attest that they have not used any nicotine products in the past ninety (90) days and successfully pass follow-up testing.<br /><br /><b>Equal Employment Opportunity</b><br /><br />Adventist HealthCare is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.