Fairview Health Services Cook (On-Call)/ Dietary Aide in Bloomington, Minnesota


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Martin Luther Care Center, part of the Martin Luther Senior Living campus is located in East Bloomington, near woodlands/wetlands and along the Minnesota River Bluffs. We have an amazing team of tenured staff! The only thing missing is YOU!

The cook is responsible for preparing and cooking meals as assigned using standardized recipes to meet established standards of high quality care. Plates food for optimal eye appeal to entice food consumption. This position will be an on call position with 2 titles. The right candidate with be an on call cook as well as a dietary Aide.

Responsibilities/Job Description

Cook Responsibilities:

  • Properly cook foods to specified temperatures & quality standards

  • Follow standardized recipes and products to insure products are consistent in quality and nutritional value.

  • Weigh and measure ingredients per standardized recipes

  • Assemble food within specified time frames.

  • Production and meal service are provided in a timely manner.

  • Accurately complete tasks listed on daily preparation sheets.

  • Plates meals for residents/staff/visitors & volunteers in an attractive manor.

  • Follows the Food Storage Chart for proper food placement under refrigeration and dry storage.

  • Take and document temperatures of food items and make appropriate adjustments to achieve standards.

  • Handle and prepare food in a safe manner following policies and procedures of infection control and safety

  • Sanitize equipment and work area after each use.

Dietary Aide:

  • Meal Service (fills and turns on the steam table, records food temps, delivers food, water and snack carts to kitchenettes

  • Dishes meals for residents as needed.

  • Ensures dining locations are clean and inviting

  • Sanitizes equipment and work area


  • High volume cooking experience in a similar environment preferred

  • One to three years related experience preferred but not required

  • ServSafe certification preferred, but will assist in obtaining

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Ebenezer is Minnesota’s largest senior living operator with over 100 years of experience serving older adults. As part of Fairview Health Services, Ebenezer is dedicated to healing, discovering and educating for longer, healthier and more meaningful lives.

Why work for Ebenezer? Ebenezer employees work as a team to provide the highest quality care to those we serve. Our employees don’t work simply to collect a paycheck; they truly work to make a difference in the lives of older adults in their communities. Ebenezer has been consistently recognized as a Top Workplace by the Star Tribune. Here are some of the reasons why:

• Amazing Benefits (up to 16 pd. days off a year!) and competitive pay!

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• When you work for Ebenezer you are treating the whole person: body, mind and spirit

• Whether you’re on the front lines of resident care or supporting the work of your colleagues, your efforts are recognized and valued at Ebenezer

• Work for a company with core values that align with yours. We have a culture of caring for others and are grounded in our values of Dignity, Integrity, Service, Compassion & Innovation

• A wide variety of career options and opportunities for reinvention. Growth potential within Ebenezer and with our Fairview partners

• An emphasis on work/life balance

• Through training and educational programs including tuition reimbursement. We invest in both the personal and professional development of our employees

Our employees represent the best of who we are and what we are about. We’re always looking for individuals who share our commitment of helping older adults make their lives more independent, healthful, meaningful and secure. We hope you will consider joining Team Ebenezer!

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Requisition ID 2018-25560

Requisition Post Information* : Posted Date Non-Clinical Support Staff

Community Martin Luther Care Center

Shift day/evening

Hours per 2 weeks 1

Department Nutrition Services