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Florence, Oregon, United States
$17 - $20 USD yearly


COOK, join us on our mission to create a senior living revolution where compassion meets innovation!

We are looking for a full-time and/or part-time cook to join our Shorewood team. We are an independant senior living community and love making great food for our residents. Our cooks get to work in a low-stress, fun enviroment without the late hours of a typical restaurant. Salary range between $17-20/hr based on experience. Previous cooking experience preferred, but we wre willing to train someone who is the right fit for our community.

Who We Are

We are a company built upon a common belief that senior living communities can and should be places of vibrancy and life. We honor, recognize, and empower the extraordinary team members on this journey with us knowing we are making the world of elderhood better together. Our individual differences, life experiences, knowledge, unique capabilities, and talent are significant to our culture, resident experience, and achievements!

What You’ll do

The Cook is responsible for meal preparation, delivery, and cleanliness under appropriate health department regulations. This position assists in maintaining a positive physical and social environment for the elders.

As a Cook, you can expect a range of responsibilities and tasks. Here are some general expectations:

  • You will prep and prepare meals under the guidance of the Dining Services Director.
  • You will ensure meals are prepared in a nutritional, appetizing fashion and presented attractively.
  • You will help the Dining Services Director orient new team members and schedule.
  • You will greet residents, families, visitors, and team members, creating a friendly, positive environment.
  • You will ensure equipment is maintained and work areas are clean, safe, and orderly.
  • You will adhere to procedures regarding infection control and foodborne illness prevention.

What You’ll Bring

  • You will have a heart for cooking; experience as a cook is preferred, but we are willing to train someone who is the right fit for our community.
  • You will bring a willingness to learn and work within a team environment.
  • You will bring organizational skills and the ability to manage multiple priorities.
  • You will have food handlers permit or be able to get one as required by state regulations.
  • You will be willing to learn and work within a team environment.
  • You will have good verbal communication and the ability to read, write, and speak English with residents and coworkers who only speak English.
  • You will be able to pass a criminal background check.
  • You will have the ability to perform job responsibilities with or without accommodation.

What We Offer

  • Benefits for all team members, regardless of employment status:
    • Accrue vacation and sick time starting your first day!
    • 401(k) retirement savings plan after 90 days, with employer match after one year.
    • Financial wellness education program.
    • Employee and Family Assistance Program to support your emotional wellness.
    • Wellness and Fitness Resources with savings discounts.
    • Career growth through ongoing training programs and mentorship opportunities.
  • Additional benefits for full-time team members
    • Medical, Dental, Vision, and Voluntary Benefit options.
    • Education reimbursement program.

If you are guided by goodness, loyalty, faith, and fun and think you would be a good fit for our organization, we would love to talk with you! With a resume or an application, you are one step closer to this exciting opportunity!



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