HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Cook in Plano, Texas


  • Food Preparation, Quality, Accuracy.

  • Maintains safety and sanitation in the department.

  • Attendance and being on time, ready to work your scheduled hours is an essential job function.

  • Responsible for hot food production for patient trayline, doctor’s dining, café and catering according to production needs.

  • Communicates effectively with Chef and supervisors.

  • Maintains food on serving lines for appearance and quality.

  • Works as part of the FNS team, and contributes where needed.

/ POSITION REQUIREMENTS/QUALIFICATIONS: / Education: High school diploma/GED preferred Licensure/certification/registration: N/A Experience: Cooking Special Skills & Qualifications: Ability to listen, interact and communicate verbally and in writing.

/AGES OF PATIENTS SERVED: /No responsibility to treat or care for patients

/MENTAL AND EMOTIONAL REQUIREMENTS:/The incumbent must manage stress appropriately, make decisions under pressure, manage anger/fear/hostility/violence, handle multiple priorities and be able to work alone.

/ENVIRONMENTAL CONDITIONS:/The incumbent may be exposed to toxics/caustics/chemicals/detergents, extreme conditions hot/cold (30F-115F), potential electrical shock and moving mechanical parts. The incumbent will spend approximately 75% of their time indoors.

/PHYSICAL DEMANDS:/ MEDIUM WORK: Lifting 50 lbs. maximum with frequent lifting and/or carrying of objects weighing up to 25 lbs. This position also requires that the incumbent, on some occasions, must be able to lift and/or carry items up to 25 pounds, push or pull items having a maximum weight of 50 pounds and be able to stoop, bend or kneel as necessary. During normal execution of the responsibilities of this job, the incumbent will sit approximately 0% of the time, stand 50% of the time and walk 50% of the time. This position will also require repetitive arm/hand movements and the incumbent must have visual acuity for near objects.

/CONTACTS / INTERACTS WITH:/ Employees, Visitors, Patients, Management Staff, Physicians, Volunteers

Title: Cook

Location: Texas-Plano-The Medical Center of Plano

Requisition ID: 00058-84257