Wayne HealthCare - Greenville, OH

Department: Nutrition Services
Status: Full Time
Shift: 2nd Shift

This position is primary to second shift. The applicant will be cross trained to other functions within the department and scheduled to these functions as needed.


  • Previous experience in Healthcare Nutrition Services work is preferred
  • Previous Cooking experience required
  • Previous experience in a large industrial kitchen required


  • Performs the duties and responsibilities of the lead cook by performing tasks such as weighing out standardized recipes, pre-prepping foods, cut and trim meat, fish and poultry, spice or season as required by recipe, cook, bake and portion cooked foods to assure effective portion control and optimum utilization of food items.
  • Run the front grill and Turbo Chef oven as needed.
  • Work with the staff to teach recipes, techniques, and specialty preparation processes.
  • Serve as an overall lead within the kitchen, related to food preparation.
  • Reviews menus as necessary considering seasonal, and market changes when planning future menus and special events.
  • Pulls recipes to be weighed out or measured for same day or next day preparation.
  • Perform any tasks involved in dishwashing and cleaning operations of food service as needed.
  • Work on central tray line, assisting with patient tray set up and preparation.
  • Set up utensils and food supplies for cooks as directed.
  • Prepare and set up steam table and serving line for either cafeteria or patient tray service.
  • Compile dietetic information for use by kitchen personnel in preparation of food.
  • Assist as needed to expedite the flow of work in the kitchen and food service.
  • Rotates in and out of the cook and foodservice worker positions on an as needed basis.
  • Employee is competent and knowledgeable to fulfill nutritional requirements for normal, modified, therapeutic diets, and other special diets.
  • All other duties as assigned

Wayne HealthCare is a tobacco free environment and as such no longer hires tobacco users.