Full-time, Permanent Position, Available on: 2023-02-06

*Full-time: 80 hours biweekly: 6:00AM-2:30PM or 10:00AM-6:30PM (flexible hours)
-NO Late Nights – Kitchen closes at 7:00PM.
-ONLY Every Other Weekend.
-Rotating Holidays Required (Not Every Holiday).

The Cook prepares food in a clean environment and according to recipes instruction while following proper food safety guidelines. The Cook assist management in providing food for residents, guest, and staff in a timely manner. They assist in controlling food cost by utilizing food as directed. The Cook position will be performed in accordance with Mennonite Home Communities Core Values, Mission Statement, and regulations.


-High school diploma or equivalent preferred.
-Formal culinary education or previous experiences in an institutional facility preferred.
-Experience preparing large quantities of food.


-The Cook leads and maintains the kitchen in the absence of the management team. Will also be responsible to open and/or close the kitchen, including equipment.
-Prepares and/or cooks assigned foods based on daily production sheets. -Ensures food is cooked to the proper temperature, without over or undercooking the product.
-Produces the proper amount of food based on pre-established amounts and accurately follows standardized recipes or verbal instruction.
-Oversees kitchen staff productivity to ensure meals are prepared according to specific time schedules.
-Assist in inventory control, as directed. Ensures food is dated and stored in appropriate areas. Cleans assigned equipment, walk-ins, freezers, and dry storage areas.

Mennonite Home Communities was founded in 1903, the Christ-based mission is to enrich the lives of residents, staff, and the community. Mennonite Home Communities is a non-profit organization, continuing care retirement community located in Lancaster, PA just across from Park City Mall.


Mennonite Home Communities enriches the lives of our team members by offering competitive payrates and a generous, comprehensive benefit package! Benefits may include:

-Five-star facility as rated by CMS
-Medical/Dental/Vision Insurance
-401(k) Retirement Plan with company match
-Tuition Reimbursement, Scholarship & Advancement Programs
-Paid Time Off
-Company Paid Life Insurance
-Wellness Center & Pool at no charge to the employee

EOE/M/F/V/D Employer

Company: Mennonite Home Communities

1520 Harrisburg Pike
Lancaster, PA 17601

Contact: Justin Lewis
(717) 735-2683