Food Preparation Chef

  • Fayetteville, AR
  • industrial

Food Preparation Chef- Fayetteville, AR

Candidate will be prepping and cooking food in the kitchen of a nursing home for veterans in Fayetteville.

This job has been classified by our client as Safety Sensitive according to state law guidelines and drug testing and fit-for-duty evaluation may be required as a condition of employment.

The Food Service Department provides high quality, nutritious, and appealing meals to our Veterans.

Pre-Employment Requirements:
-Must submit to Long Term Care Facility Registry check, Arkansas State Police & Federal FBI background checks
-Must provide flu and Covid-19 shot record
-Must take TB test before starting


  • Able to accurately and efficiently cook meats, fish, vegetables, soup and other hot food products as well as prepare and portion foods prior to cooking.
  • Able to read and follow standardized recipes
  • Understands basic diet types, textures, and portion size
  • Loads food carts for delivery to on site units and unloads and cleans food carts after meals.
  • Operates food preparation equipment such as: Blender, chopper, mixer, oven, stove, deep fryer, grill, slicer, and food grater
  • Cleans work area and equipment by sweeping and mopping floors, washing cooking utensils, counters, tables and appliances, rinsing dishes, and loading/unloading dishwashing machine
  • Inspects food preparation and serving areas for safe and sanitary food handling practices
  • Take food temperatures, equipment temperatures and fills out all forms required.
  • Assist with delivery of food items, rotate stock, label and date all products.
  • Performs other duties as assigned

Must comply with all safety and sanitation procedures. Able to work for extended periods while standing, moving, and bending. Able to push, pull, or lift up to 30lbs.

Pay rate: $15.00


  • 1st shift 5:00am- 1:30pm
  • 2nd shift 10:00am-6:30pm

**Would need to work be able to work most weekends. Usually are guaranteed one weekend off a month.**

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