HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Prep Cook PRN 5A -1:30P (5 days weekday) in West Palm Beach, Florida

Position Summary The Prep Cook under the direction of the FANS Management team performs routine daily taskes related to food preparation needs of the Nutritional Service Department, ensuring a clean and sanitized work area. Provides the highest level of customer service at all times.

  • Prepares all required “cold” items consistently following without exception all standardized recipes and portion control for both inpatient and retail areas.

  • Assists with catering function set-ups as needed.

  • Fills in for cafeteria works as needed in their absence.

  • Works as a good steward of the department resources; using and making sure that all portion control and serving guidelines are consistently followed.

  • Communicates accurate information regarding all food service areas to Operation Manager. Maintains confidentiality of information contained in the department and in the organization as it relates to Standards of Behavior and HIPAA compliance.

  • Assist with food and equipment temperature logs.

    Position Requirements


  • High School Diploma or its equivalent, preferred.


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


  • 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.

Title: Prep Cook PRN 5A -1:30P (5 days weekday)

Location: Florida-West Palm Beach-JFK Medical Center North Campus

Requisition ID: 01331-3428