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Cook - Full Time

Location: Lake Oswego, OR

Department: Dining

Type: Full Time

Min. Experience: Experienced

Mary’s Woods, a premier senior community in Lake Oswego, has an opening for a full time, experienced professional cook.  This position may be assigned to work various stations including grill, sauté, pantry, expo, and prep.   Our kitchen produces high quality restaurant style meals for our 300 independent residents in both a fine dining and casual dining settings.  We also prepare meals for our health care center of 100 residents, including special diets and modified texture meals. 

Our ideal candidate will have the following qualifications:

  • Minimum 3 years’ experience in the food industry or a culinary degree from an accredited school or program with one year’s experience in a high quality kitchen. Must possess a high general knowledge of cooking techniques and food products.
  • Be able to perform all the physical requirements of a cook’s position on a daily basis.
  • Strong organizational skills and ability to prioritize time and duties.
  • Must be able to read, write and converse in English. Spanish a plus!
  • Exhibit a positive personality and team work skills.
  • Current Oregon Food Handlers card is required.
  • A high interest in promoting the mission of Mary’s Woods, please visit our website!
  • Employment is contingent upon meeting all local health regulation requirements, pre-employment requirements including; drug and alcohol testing, criminal background investigation as required by the Department of Human Services for Senior Living organizations, a TB test and reference inquiries.

We offer a stable professional work atmosphere and team environment with excellent working conditions, generous benefits including medical and dental benefits, employee meal plan, paid vacation/holidays/sick days, and a high employer matching contribution to your retirement plan, and other perks.

Salary:  Pay range starts at $14.50 an hour – (dependent on experience)

If interested please apply below. (Important Note:  After successfully submitting your application you will receive an email from Mary’s Woods with the subject title: NEXT STEP IN THE APPLICATION PROCESS. Check your inbox or spam folder.)

Mary’s Woods actively reaches out to candidates from diverse backgrounds with values that align with ours
Mary's Woods is a Non-Smoking Campus
Mary's Woods is an Equal Opportunity Employer
Mary's Woods participates in E-Verify

Mary’s Woods voted one of Oregon’s Top 100 Nonprofit Best Places to work for the last 6 years and top ten the last 2 years!


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