5316 Cook Jobs in United States

American House Senior Living Communities
Lutz, FL | Full Time
7 Months Ago
West Lafayette, IN | Full Time
1 Week Ago
West Lafayette, IN | Full Time
$51k-65k (estimate)
1 Week Ago
Pittsburgh, PA | Full Time
$89k-117k (estimate)
1 Week Ago
Bloomington, IN | Full Time
$95k-125k (estimate)
1 Week Ago
Bloomington, IN | Part Time
$29k-37k (estimate)
2 Weeks Ago
Ellettsville, IN | Full Time
$35k-45k (estimate)
3 Weeks Ago
Bloomington, IN | Full Time
$86k-121k (estimate)
3 Months Ago
Bloomington, IN | Full Time
$60k-76k (estimate)
3 Months Ago
Vandergrift, PA | Full Time
$110k-134k (estimate)
3 Months Ago
Poway, CA | Full Time
$34k-43k (estimate)
3 Months Ago
Bloomington, IN | Full Time
$46k-58k (estimate)
4 Months Ago
Bloomington, IN | Full Time
$59k-68k (estimate)
4 Months Ago
Bloomington, IN | Full Time
6 Months Ago
Bloomington, IN | Full Time
$111k-147k (estimate)
6 Months Ago
Bloomington, IN | Full Time
$60k-72k (estimate)
7 Months Ago
Canton, IL | Full Time
8 Months Ago
Milo's Hamburgers
Calera, AL | Full Time | Part Time
$27k-34k (estimate)
1 Day Ago
Healthcare Services Group Inc
CAMDEN, AL | Other
$28k-36k (estimate)
1 Day Ago
Hilton Phoenix Airport
Phoenix, AZ | Full Time
$40k-60k (estimate)
1 Day Ago
Snf Jobs
Grass Valley, CA | Full Time
$34k-43k (estimate)
1 Day Ago
Azul Hospitality Group
Napa, CA | Other
$34k-44k (estimate)
1 Day Ago
Beaver Run Resort
Breckenridge, CO | Full Time
$31k-39k (estimate)
1 Day Ago
Cadence Senior Living At Aurora
Aurora, CO | Full Time
$33k-42k (estimate)
1 Day Ago
Pelican Golf
Belleair, FL | Full Time
$33k-44k (estimate)
1 Day Ago
Cornerstone Hospitality
Palm Beach, FL | Full Time
$30k-38k (estimate)
1 Day Ago


Full Time | Social & Legal Services 7 Months Ago


Cook Position Summary

Cooks provide exceptional culinary experiences to our Residents and Guests on a daily basis. Cooks are full-service, hands-on positions that are involved in the daily operation of the kitchen and dining room area. As a Cook you get to do the things you love, creating delicious cuisines for our Residents and our staff. You will be trained in your position by Management and your Team Members in the skills needed to cater to our Residents wishes and desires while keeping our obligation to serve balanced and nutritious meals.


We welcome candidates from all industries, including restaurant workers recently displaced from their current job and anyone with a passion for providing great customer service. We provide excellent work hours and flexible schedules!


Cook Requirements:

  • Basic culinary skills and the willingness to cook from scratch and execute a variety of menu items
  • Evident interpersonal relationship skills, passionate and empathetic
  • Apparent compassion to serve others
  • No Educational requirements
  • Minimum 18 years of age
  • Must pass a background check and TB test
  • All Cooks must obtain and maintain a Serve Safe Certification

Cook Preferred Skill/Abilities:

  • 1 - 3 years’ experience in dietary/food services
  • Experience working in Banquet or Catering operations

Cook Responsibilities:

  • Providing our Residents with superior restaurant quality meals and beverages
  • Help produce a varied, creative and nutritional menu in consideration of the Residents requests, while providing daily Specials and filling special orders
  • Responsible to comply with the schedule and posting of work and cleaning assignments for Front and Back of the House
  • Maintaining proper hygiene in food handling and preparation and the overall sanitation requirements of the food service area and its personnel according to the regulations of the State’s Health Department
  • Responsible for setting up food and supplies for special events in a variety of areas throughout the community in coordination with the building Executive Director and Lifestyle Director
  • Be ready to work in proper uniforms daily
  • Know and adhere to all information in the employee-handbook
  • Other duties as assigned by Culinary Director or the Corporate Culinary Support Team


Company Overview

Founded in 1979, American House Senior Living Communities’ vision is to provide high-quality housing for senior at a price affordable for retirees and their families. That vision of excellence has endured for nearly 40 years and expanded to serve residents at a number of senior housing communities. Our mission is to enrich the lives of those we serve, providing an environment that fosters meaningful relationships. Our vision is to be an innovative senior housing company that created sustainable excellence and stakeholder value, with an unparalleled commitment to passionate care provided by compassionate people.






100 - 200






$10M - $50M


Social & Legal Services

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About American House Senior Living Communities

American House was founded in 1979 with the mission of providing high-quality housing for seniors at a price affordable for retirees and their families. Today, that vision of excellence and value has grown to encompass an ever-increasing number of American House locations across a variety of communities in Michigan, Florida, and Illinois.

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If you are interested in becoming a Cook, you need to understand the job requirements and the detailed related responsibilities. Of course, a good educational background and an applicable major will also help in job hunting. Below are some tips on how to become a Cook for your reference.

Step 1: Understand the job description and responsibilities of an Accountant.

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Fast Food Cooks also order and take charge in delivery of supplies.

01/29/2022: Chico, CA

Cooks must be able to follow directions given by the chef and from recipes.

02/12/2022: Schenectady, NY

Cooks need to present food that fits nicely on the plate, looks clean and appealing to the customer with appropriate garnishes and decorative elements.

02/23/2022: Saint Cloud, MN

Cooks need to understand orders and follow recipes to prepare dishes correctly.

02/06/2022: South Bend, IN

Some restaurant cooks may order supplies and help maintain the stock room.

02/14/2022: Poughkeepsie, NY

Step 2: Knowing the best tips for becoming an Accountant can help you explore the needs of the position and prepare for the job-related knowledge well ahead of time.

Career tips from people on Cook jobs

Cooks must demonstrate strong leadership and communication skills and have the ability to motivate others.

02/04/2022: Burlington, VT

Cooks can also gain experience at restaurants doing prep work and then work their way up to becoming a cook.

02/20/2022: Carson City, NV

Cooks usually work under the direction of chefs, head cooks, or food service managers.

02/04/2022: Parkersburg, WV

Most cooks learn their skills through on-the-job training and work-related experience.

02/13/2022: Kingsport, TN

On a daily basis, Fast Food Cooks operate large-volume cooking equipment, such as grills, deep-fat fryers, or griddles.

12/17/2021: Galveston, TX

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