Cook - Our Lady of Life - FT Days

St. Louis, MO 63119

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Position Description

Cardinal Ritter Senior Services, one of South County‚Äôs largest independent, assisted living, skilled nursing and rehabilitation community nonprofit senior living communities, seeks compassionate and experienced Cook to join our growing team.


At Cardinal Ritter Senior Services, our mission is simple: we create communities that promote the dignity of human life and reflect the spirit of Jesus Christ. We proudly provide the best possible physical, social, and spiritual care for our older adult residents...but we need your help.

Available Shifts:
Wednesday thru Sunday 10 a.m. -  6:30p.m.  Sunday 6 a.m. - 1:30pm. 

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Prepares food in sufficient quantities and timeliness to cover all service requirements. Prepares food for residents, visitors and staff, when applicable.
  • Maintains quality and sanitation standards of food production and portion control.
  • Maintains, cleans and sanitizes food equipment and work surfaces.
  • Uses recipes and portion sizes accurately.
  • Uses and maintains ovens, steamers, kettles, grills, etc.
  • Records food temperatures accurately.
  • Practices good personal hygiene.
  • Maintains work and food storage areas in organized and sanitary manner.
  • Uses leftovers promptly and safely.
  • Delivers finished foods to serving area according to time schedule.
  • Attends in-services and meetings and apply information to every day work.
  • Uses production sheets and spread sheets accurately.
  • Follows prep sheets, spreadsheets, menus, and recipes accurately, when applicable.
  • Batch cooks food whenever possible.
  • Reports any safety or sanitation hazards to supervisor.
  • Receives and stores stock in proper area, using First In First Out method.
  • Performs all other duties as assigned.

Knowledge & Experience

  • Must know basic principles of quality and quantity food production.
  • Must have 1-year food service experience.

Pre-Employment Screening

All candidates receiving an offer for employment will be required to submit to pre-employment screening. The screenings will include criminal background check and other background checks, drug screen, an employment and education or licensure/certification verification, physical examination, and Covid-19 vaccination. Various positions will require physical examination, Tuberculosis screening and Hepatitis A. All offers are contingent upon successful completion of required screening.

Cardinal Ritter Senior Services does not discriminate on the basis of handicapped status in the admission or access to, or treatment or employment in, its federally assisted programs and activities.

CRSS is an Equal Opportunity Employer.