Job Description

Position Summary:

Prepares and serves high quality nutritious meals to  Patients, Staff, Physicians and Visitors in a safe and sanitary manner.  Lead Cook will direct kitchen and dishwashers. Ensures food safety practices are in place and adhered to by all staff for all food production, to include use of sanitation solution at workstation, food temperature monitoring, safe food handling, safe food storage practices –proper cooling, label and dating.  Communicates with service staff in retail and patient areas to ensure all staff have daily menu information - to include identification of allergens and special serving instruction. Monitoring staff and is responsible for proper food handling, utilization of products, quality control and repairs.   


Northwest Medical Center is comprised of a 300-bed hospital, four urgent care facilities, a freestanding emergency center and a large physician group, offering you a variety of settings in which to work.  Every location is dedicated to providing safe, quality patient care, but more than that is the commitment to employees.  It strives to provide a culture of teamwork, respect and appreciation for all staff, whether they care for patients directly or work in a support role. With employee appreciation celebrations throughout the year, opportunities for growth and the satisfaction that you are part of a hospital leading the way with accessible, convenient healthcare in Tucson, Northwest is a great place to work.  NMC is accredited by The Joint Commission and is an equal opportunity employer:  race, gender, disability and Veteran status, and VEVRAA Federal Contractor – priority referral Protected Veterans requested.


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