Springwoods Behavioral Health is an affiliated 80-bed acute care behavioral health facility located in Northwest Arkansas and has been providing quality health care to the residents Northwest Arkansas since 2009. The hospital provides 24-hour acute care behavioral health services.
Springwoods Behavioral Health is seeking a dynamic and talented Food Service Cook.
The Food Service Cook performs a variety of duties related to the preparation and serving of food to patients, staff and visitors. Completes routine and special sanitation duties.
Position Reports To: Food Service Manager
Position Supervises: None
Interpersonal Relationships: As a representative of Springwoods Behavioral Health, all comments, attitudes, actions, and behaviors have a direct effect on the Facility's image and perceptions of quality service. Interaction with patients, family members, physicians, referral sources, affiliating schools, visitors, etc. must be in a manner that is friendly, supportive, courteous, respectful, cooperative, and professional. This behavior should promote an atmosphere of teamwork, which is congruent with facility standards and guidelines to promote positive relations.
SKILLS, ABILITIES AND COMPETENCIES:
Adaptability to perform a variety of duties and repetitive tasks.
Ability to read and follow direction.
Ability to follow hospital work schedule and policies regarding time and leave.
Ability to add and subtract and perform simple calculations related to measurement and proportioning of foods.
Ability to interact in a positive manner and communicate well with patients, families, co-workers, supervisor and other hospital employees.
Skill sets to work in a fast-paced environment with frequent interruptions.
Ability to keep area clean and sanitized.
Ability to work in behavioral health environment and observe the standards of care needed for patients.