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Prep Cook (AM Shifts)

Eskaton Careers
Pleasanton, California, United States
$19.84 - $23.64 USD hourly

Eskaton is a nonprofit senior services provider serving Northern California’s older adults for over 55 years. With over 1,700 employees and 28 communities and services in Northern California, Eskaton is a great company to join and build your career.

Certified in 2022 as β€œA Great Place to Work,” Eskaton genuinely cares about the financial security, health and well-being of their staff members. In addition to competitive pay and comprehensive benefits including a 401K retirement fund matching program, Eskaton employees appreciate knowing their work makes a real difference in the community and in the lives they touch.

At Eskaton, being inclusive is one of our core values. This means that we celebrate diversity and equity for all who live and work with us, building a culture of belonging and community across the aging, building a culture of belonging and community across the aging spectrum.

Our Benefits include but are not limited to...

  • Competitive Health Plan, including dental and vision coverage
  • Company paid life insurance
  • Wellness programs
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • 401K with Company Match Retirement Program (Minimum eligibility requirements apply)
  • Paid Time Off programs
  • Voluntary benefits & supplemental insurance available
  • Free meals at communities

This position is eligible for Eskaton's health benefits package the first of the month following 60 days of employment and Paid Time Off benefits program after 90 days of employment.

The starting salary for this position ranges from $19.84 to $23.64/hour.

This position will be Tuesday - Friday from 6:00 AM - 2:30 PM and Saturday from 10:00 AM - 6:30 AM.

Position Summary:

The Prep Cook is responsible for the preparation of a variety of foods and ingredients to ensure the highest quality and resident satisfaction, maintains cleanliness of food services area.

The Parkview is a thriving senior living community consisting of 86 assisted living units and 19 private memory care units. The Parkview is a close-knit community that helps seniors enrich their lives and helps foster a sense of comfort, security and self-confidence.



High school graduate or GED.

Training and Experience:

Previous Food Service Experience Preferred.

Serve Safe Certification.

Job Knowledge:

Must have knowledge of safe food handling and preparation. Must have knowledge of good practices to avoid waste and misuse.  Must have the ability to present foods in an attractive and palatable manner and to test quality of food by taste and smell.  Must have a broad knowledge of breakfast, lunch and dinner entree preparation. Must have a broad knowledge of scratch soups, sauces/gravies, starches and vegetables.  

The final candidate must successfully pass Eskaton's post offer, pre-employment testing which includes a criminal background check, drug test, COVID test, TB screen test and health screen. 

Eskaton is an Equal Opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation or protected veteran status.

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