Family Health Centers at NYU Langone, a designated Level 3 Medical Home, is the largest federally qualified health center network in New York State, and the second largest in the nation. It includes nine primary care sites, 33 school-based health centers and dental clinics, four day care centers, the nation's largest dental residency program, and New York State's largest behavioral health program. The network also includes 12 community medicine sites providing care to disenfranchised New Yorkers, comprehensive HIV services, chemical dependency programs, and a family support center that offers educational, vocational, and other social support programs. Learn more about Family Health Centers at NYU Langone.
Position Summary: We have an exciting opportunity to join our team as a Assistant Cook.
In this role, the successful candidate The Assistant Cook works under the supervision of the Cook to prepare nutritious and culturally appropriate meals for older adults participating in the Sunset Park and Shore Hill Neighborhood Senior Centers. The Assistant Cook will collaborate with the Cook to follow all nutrition, sanitation, and food safety guidelines as per Department for the Aging (DFTA) and the Department of Health (DOH).
Prepare and cook food in accordance with DFTA and DOH guidelines
Follow menu and recipes as directed by Cook
Portion food as directed by Cook
Assist with cleanup and sanitizing of work area
Maintain records and inventory as needed
Assist with packaging and delivery of catered food
Maintain strict sanitary and workplace safety standards, and report any unsanitary or unsafe conditions to Cook and/or Director immediately
Follow guidelines for food safety and appropriate temperatures for hot and cold foods
Complete NYC Food Protection Certificate and attend additional trainings as requested
Provide customer service: respectful, confident, professional, helpful
Minimum Qualifications: To qualify you must have a High School degree or equivalent Experience cooking in a food establishment (commercial, school, senior center, or other non-profit setting) Must have great customer service Food Protection Certificate Must speak, read, and write in English
Preferred Qualifications: Bilingual Spanish/English or Cantonese/English
Qualified candidates must be able to effectively communicate with all levels of the organization.
Family Health Centers at NYU Langone's network provides its staff with far more than just a place to work. Rather, we are an institution you can be proud of, an institution where you'll feel good about devoting your time and your talents.
NYU Langone Hospital-Brooklyn is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversity and inclusion in all aspects of recruiting and employment. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity or expression, sex, sexual orientation, transgender status, gender dysphoria, national origin, age, religion, disability, military and veteran status, marital or parental status, citizenship status, genetic information or any other factor which cannot lawfully be used as a basis for an employment decision. We require applications to be completed online.
NYU Langone Health is a world-class, patient-centered, integrated academic medical center, known for its excellence in clinical care, research, and education. Included in the 200+ locations throughout the New York area are five inpatient locations: Tisch Hospital, its flagship acute-care facility; Rusk Rehabilitation, ranked as one of the top 10 rehabilitation programs in the country; NYU Langone Orthopedic Hospital, a dedicated inpatient orthopedic hospital with all musculoskeletal specialties ranked top 10 in the country; Hassenfeld Children's Hospital at NYU Langone, a comprehensive pediatric hospital supporting a full array of children's health services; and NYU Langone Hospital—Brooklyn, a full-service teaching hospital and level 1 trauma center located in Sunset Park, Brooklyn. Also part of NYU Langone Health is the Laura and Isaac Perlmutter Cancer Center, a National Cancer Institute–designated cancer center, and NYU School of Medicine, which since 1841 has trained thousands of physicians and scientists who have helped to shape the course of medical history.