Centura Health connects individuals, families and neighborhoods across Colorado and western Kansas with more than 21,000 of the most talented hearts and minds in medicine.
Through Centura Health's 17 hospitals, two senior living communities, health neighborhoods, physician clinics, Flight for Life® Colorado, home care and hospice services, we offer a diverse range of work settings in a Colorado or Kansas community you will love to call home.
Enjoy amazing people, competitive pay, some of the best benefits in the industry and plenty of opportunity for professional growth and development.
If you're ready to discover the difference of working for a fully-integrated health system with a non-profit, faith-based mission to care, we look forward to receiving your application.
Job Description/Job Posting ID: 110905
Coordinates and performs cooking responsibilities. Sets up and takes down before/after catered events. Responsible for oversight of schedule for all catered events. Responsible for billing and accounting of Catering and physician lounges.
Minimum Education Requirements
Culinary degree, preferred.
High school diploma or GED.
Minimum Experience Requirements
Knowledge of banquets and catering.
Proficient in word-processing, excel, and possesses general computer knowledge.
Demonstrates proficiency with recipes, recipe development, and standard kitchen equipment.
2 years experience in large quantity food preparation/production.
Position Duties (essential functions denoted with an * )
Cooks food according to standardized recipes. *
Prepares food items for all catered events according to the schedule. *
Creates ideas and recipes for new catering and café menus. *
Prepares foods to adhere to the catering schedules. *
Maintains clean kitchen environment and follows cleaning schedule. *
Prepares meals, sets-up and delivers catered meals to event location(s). *
Coordinates with Executive Chef to determine menu and order products. *
Follow Health Department policies regarding food safety and sanitation. *
Solves problems and makes decisions on a daily basis relative to appropriate and applicable operational business matters. This includes mediating disputes, encouraging a cooperative work ethic and culture and change management. *
Professional role model for all staff. *
Effectively uses time, personnel, equipment and supplies to provide high quality, cost effective delivery of patient care. *
Adapts to rapidly changing technologies, policies, regulations, census and staffing through priority setting and flexibility. *
Anticipates needs of physician, staff, patient, family and employee associates. *
Maintains catering calendar by confirming all catered functions 1 week prior to event regarding menu, cost and count. *
Makes appropriate room arrangements, utilizing EMS. *
Places food orders(s) through vendors in absence of Executive Chef. *
Coordinates accounting and billing process for all events and lounges. *
Works with staff and other departments in coordinating effective communication activities. *
Portrays appropriate confidentiality when communicating. *
Prioritizes multiple department tasks and projects to ensure they are completed in the required time frame.*
Ability to organize work in order to complete required duties and time constraints. *
Helps to maintain a positive, team oriented, professional service conscious environment. *
Treats all customers with respect, exhibits good customer service skills, and focuses on product and service quality. *
Flexes schedule (possible split shifts and weekends) to meet demands of catering events. *
Performs other duties as necessary and/or as assigned. *
* This job description is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties. Employee may perform other related duties as assigned.
We extend the healing ministry of Christ by caring for those who are ill and by nurturing the health of the people of our communities.
It is essential that associates be able to support the values of Centura Health and interact effectively with physicians, patients, residents, visitors and staff. Each associate is expected to demonstrate a commitment to core values, standards of behavior and professionalism through appropriate conduct and demeanor at all times.
CORE VALUES and STANDARDS OF BEHAVIOR
Integrity: Honesty, directness, and respect for commitments made. Stewardship: Respectful use of all natural, human and financial measures. Spirituality: Acknowledgment of its central role in facilitating mental, physical and emotional health. Imagination: Creativity and innovation in all we do. Respect: Respect for all persons and our Christian identity, heritage and missions of our sponsoring organizations. Excellence: Striving to exceed the clinical quality, customer service and cost performance expectations of our customers. Compassion: Sensitivity and responsiveness to persons in need.
SECURITY ACCESS: CONFIDENTIAL INFORMATION
Staff may have access to confidential patient, associate and/or organizational information as it applies to their job responsibilities and must comply with the terms of Centura Health policies in protecting that information.
☑ Sedentary Work - prolonged periods of sitting and exert/lift up to 10 lbs. force occasionally)
☑ Light Work - exert/lift up to 20 lbs. force occasionally, and/or up to 10 lbs. frequently)
Important notification to applicants as of Nov. 20, 2014: Effective Jan. 1, 2015, Centura Health will no longer hire tobacco users in Colorado and Kansas. The change to our policy does not apply to associates hired on or before Dec. 31, 2014. Centura Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V.
Find your ideal career at Centura Health! With 16 hospitals, physician clinics, hospice services, home care and senior living communities, Centura Health's vast network of care spans Colorado and Western Kansas so you can experience a balanced lifestyle and enjoy a fulfilling career anywhere you want to work, live and play in Colorado. From the fast pace of a Denver-area Level 1 Trauma Center to a... smaller rural or mountain hospital – we proudly offer a more diverse range of work settings and locations than any other health care employer in the state. Centura is an equal opportunity employer.