NANA Regional Corporation Lead Cook - ANTHC Patient Lodging in Anchorage, Alaska

Lead Cook - ANTHC Patient Lodging

Description

About NMS

Built on a culture of safety and integrity, NMS delivers award-winning, integrated support services to a variety of clientsin food service, facilities management, camp services, security and hotel management in Alaska and the continental U.S. We are proud to serve not only our original oilfield clients, but also clients from federal, state and local governments, corporate facilities, healthcare institutions, schools and universities, manufacturing centers, and the transportation and telecommunications industry.Our clients have peace of mind knowing we are committed to delivering best-in-class service, and we bring creativity, technology and experience to every project. Our mission is to provide management and support services at a level of quality, value, safety and expertise beyond our clients’ expectations. At NMS, we expect our employees to fulfill that mission in every aspect of their work.

Summary

The Lead Cook position is responsible for the preparation, production, and presentation of a variety of foods, completion of production sheets and other associated food service activities.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Prepares food as indicated by par level sheets and in accordance with both Nutritional Services and Health Department standards.

  • Ability to work independently with very little oversight.

  • Review the needs of the day with assigned supervisor(s).

  • Is responsible for quantity and quality control in food production as well as overall sanitation of assigned area.

  • Participates in daily temperature and taste panels to assure quality and provide suggestions for continuous improvements.

  • Ability to follow standardized recipes.

  • Ability to record all portions produced and any waste.

  • Presents all items with appropriate garnish and correct portion size.

  • Follows all HACCP protocol, temp logs, and sanitation logs.

  • Inspect food preparation and serving areas to ensure quality presentation and sanitation.

  • Conduct taste panel on all foods before serving.

  • Maintains a neat and clean personal appearance.

  • Follows dress code according to departments policies.

  • Assists other food service personnel.

  • Actively supports and participates in performance improvement activities.

  • Assists coworkers during staffing shortages.

  • This position is responsible for the supervision of staff.

  • Other duties that are pertinent to the department or unit’s success also may be assigned.

Qualifications

Minimum Requirements

  • Must have a High school diploma or GED equivalent.

  • Must have Municipality of Anchorage Food Handler’s Card or ServSafe contingent upon 30 days of hire.

  • Must have two 2 years experience in a commercial kitchen in a food service operation, restaurant, hotel or hospital.

  • Must have knowledge and training in using a variety of food production equipment.

  • Must be able to work independently and complete assignments in a timely manner.

  • Must pass a fingerprinting background investigation that complies with The Crime Control Act, Child Care Worker Act and the Indian Child Protection and Family Violence Prevention Act.

  • Contract requires employees to speak, understand, read and write English.

  • Proof of immunization for measles, mumps, rubella (MMR), Varicella (chicken pox), TB, and any other immunizations and screenings designated in the current ANTHC Employee Health Program for Infection Control in Hospital Personnel.

  • Annual flu vaccination documentation to Contractor.

  • Contractor may be required to maintain all employee health records on site.

Preferred

  • A valid Driver’s License and an acceptable driving record for the past three (3) years to be eligible under NMS’ vehicle insurance policy.

Working Conditions and Physical Requirements

Weather: Indoors: environmentally controlled; requires most or all work to be done inside.

Noise level: Moderate

Description of environment: This is an industrial hospital kitchen located in a healthcare setting.

Physical requirements: Employee is required to lift and/or move up to 50lbs Frequently required to sit, stand, walk, use hands/fingers to handle or feel, climb, stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl, talk/hear, see, taste/smell, and carry weight/lift.

Travel: None

Competencies

NMS Core Values

Safety guides our behavior.

Honesty and integrity govern our activities.

Commitments made will be fulfilled.

All individuals are treated with dignity and respect.

The environment will be protected and sustained.

Required Language

Equal Opportunity Employer/Shareholder Preference

NMS is an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran protected status or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.NANA grants employment preference to shareholders of NANA and their spouses and descendants to the extent allowed by law.

It is NMS policy to conduct background checks, drug testing and a physical assessment, as applicable, once an offer has been accepted, in accordance with company and/or contract requirements.

Accommodation Request

If you are a job seeker with a disability and require accessibility assistance or an accommodation to apply for one of our jobs, please submit a request by telephone or via email. In order to appropriately assist you with an accommodation, we ask that you please specify the assistance needed in order to access our jobsite and post for a position. The dedicated email and telephonic options are listed below and are reserved only for individuals with disabilities needing accessibility assistance.

To request an accommodation by telephone, contact us at: 1-800-478-2000

To request an accommodation by email, contact us atrecruiting@nana.com

Job: Food Preparation & Service

Company: NANA Management Services

Primary Location: US-AK-Anchorage

Shift: Variable

Closing Date (Period for Applying) - External: Aug 16, 2018, 11:59:00 PM

Req ID: AK 00176