HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Line Cook Per Diem in Fort Pierce, Florida

Lawnwood Regional Medical Center Fort Pierce, FL

Facility Description: Lawnwood Regional Medical Center & Heart Institute is a 380-bed acute-care hospital offering a full range of services. Lawnwood is home to the most experienced Heart Institute on the Treasure Coast and offers diagnostic, interventional and therapeutic care, including open-heart surgery. Other hospital services include a 24/7 emergency department, pediatric emergency department, labor/delivery and birthing, pediatrics, orthopedics, oncology, nuclear medicine, diagnostic services, and a full range of inpatient and outpatient general surgical services. Lawnwood provides the area’s only Level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, Level II Trauma Center, Pediatric Intensive Care Unit and Comprehensive Stroke Center.

Lawnwood is accredited by The Joint Commission and designated as Certified Primary Stroke Center. Lawnwood’s Physical Rehabilitation Center is CARF accredited and, for 11 years in a row, the hospital is a Five-Star Recipient for the Treatment of Heart Attack by Healthgrades. At Lawnwood Regional Medical Center & Heart Institute, patients come first – no matter what!

/ Lawnwood Regional Medical Center is a member of the nation’s leading provider of healthcare services, Hospital Corporation of America. HCA has been named one of Ethisphere’s World’s Most Ethical Companies for eight consecutive years. Join our tradition of excellence! / / / / Benefits: / / We offer a generous compensation package for Full-time and Part-time including: vacation, 401k, and Medical Insurance. /

JOB SUMMARY:

The Line Cook works under the direction of the FANS Management team to ensure that all work is performed utilizing all safety and sanitation guidelines. Performs routine daily tasks related to hot production needs of the Nutritional Service Department. The position will prepare and cook all hot food and related items ensuring a clean and sanitized work area in accord with recipe requirements. Provides the highest level of customer service at all times.

  • Prepares hot foods in sufficient quantities to cover requirements according to production sheets, while avoiding over-production, thus eliminating waste and/or leftovers.

  • Grills, cooks, prepares food for food service areas and fills in for cafeteria workers as needed in their absence.

  • Times preparation of foods to meet food service schedules.

  • Prepares food according to standardized recipes.

  • Places hot food items in steam tables just prior to serving to ensure correct temperatures.

  • Serves meals on the patient tray line, using standardized portion sizes, or as marked.

  • Provides quality food preparation and service, which can be seen by color and consistency of therapeutic diets.

  • Follows recommended serving portion size from recipe or production sheets.

  • Follows menus provided and makes changes according to food supplies after consulting with Director or Dietitian.

    POSITION QUALIFICATIONS:

    EDUCATION

  • High School Diploma or its equivalent, preferred.

    EXPERIENCE:

  • One year of experience in healthcare food and nutrition services preferred.

    KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES:

  • Adaptability – Effectively adapts to work within new work structures, processes, requirements, or cultures.

  • Energy – Maintains high levels of activity or productivity; sustaining long working hours when necessary;

  • Empathy – Deals effectively with others who may be experiencing stress and loss to reduce tension

  • Stress Tolerance – Maintains stable performance under pressure

  • Communication – Communicate clearly, proactively, and concisely with all key stakeholders, customers, and management

  • Customer Engagement – Able to effectively engage with patients and family member as appropriate to meet there need and expectation for cleanliness during their stay

    SPECIAL DEMANDS: Must be able to work in environments containing human blood and body fluids. Must be able to speak, write, and read in English.

Job: *Food Services & Nutrition

Title: Line Cook Per Diem

Location: Florida-Fort Pierce-Lawnwood Regional Medical Cntr-St. Lucie County

Requisition ID: 00102-7575