Job Description

  • Job LocationsUS-CO-Aurora
    Requisition ID
    # of Openings
    Food Service
  • Overview

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    Our management company, VIVAGE SENIOR LIVING, is a nationally recognized leader and innovator in the long-term care industry. VIVAGE SENIOR LIVING is dedicated to person-centered care and we embrace the Eden Alternative™ philosophy. We bring “quality of life in aging” and “living well” to Long Term Care!


    Currently, University Heights is seeking a FULL TIME COOK for the day shift, 6:00 am-2:00 pmat their 88 bed skilled nursing community located in Aurora, CO.

    The primary responsibility of the COOK is to prepare food and ensure the nutritional care of residents. A successful COOK in our community has these traits and attributes:

    • Ability to work well as a part of a team

    • Ability to read and follow recipes

    • Knowledge of the various food textures for special diets

    • Strong time managment skills

    • Experience in long term care food service preferred by not required


    • Must be able to cook a variety of foods in large quantities.

    • Must be able to read, write, speak, and understand the English language.

    • Must be knowledgeable of food procedures.

    • Must possess, as a minimum, an 8th grade education.

    • Prefer one year food experience in a supervisory capacity. It is preferred that the experience be in a hospital, nursing care facility, or other related medical facility.

    [FACILITY] is proudly a managed facility of

    We are an Equal Opportunity Employer, Females/Minority/Veterans/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity

    No agencies or affiliates please.

    Application Instructions

    Please click on the link below to apply for this position. A new window will open and direct you to apply at our corporate careers page. We look forward to hearing from you!

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