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Providence Health & Services Cook *Up to $1,500 Hiring Bonus* in Burbank, California


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Providence is calling a Cook (Part time/Variable Shift) to our Providence Saint Joseph Medical Center in Burbank, CA.

This position is eligible for a $1,500 Hiring Bonus for eligible external candidates who meet all conditions for payment - this is in addition to the fantastic benefits and compensation package offered by Providence that begin on your first day of employment.

Please upload a current resume reflecting all relevant experience.

We are seeking a Cook who will prepare, season and cook food for hospital patients, employees and visitors.

In this position you will:

  • Implement and maintain established department, unit, and hospital policies, procedures, and objectives as well as improving organization performance program, patient/customer safety, environmental, and infection control policies

  • Preview menus and work orders to determine type and quantities of meats, vegetables, soups, salads and desserts to be obtained and prepared

  • Plan and coordinate cooking schedules so that foods will be ready at required times.

  • Confer with manager/supervisor regarding preparation and use of leftovers

  • Prepare, season and cook food

  • Measure and mix ingredients according to recipes

  • Use a variety of kitchen utensils and equipment including grinders, slices, mixers and blenders

  • Ensure all foods prepared meet existing standards for quality, freshness, taste and appearance

  • Ensure that all cooking equipment and utensils are inspected and maintained for cleanliness and proper operation

  • Ensure required sanitary levels are maintained throughout the food preparation process

  • Alert supervisor to problems and needs concerning equipment and food supplies Detect and report spoiled or unattractive food, defective supplies/equipment or other unusual conditions

  • Assist with care and maintenance of department equipment and supplies

  • Maintain accurate service records and reports; records amounts and leftover after each meal service

  • Clean assigned areas following established cleaning procedures and schedules

  • Participate in educational programs and in-service meetings

  • Attend meetings as required


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Training in institutional food preparation

  • 1 year cooking experience in large scale or institutional food service

  • Knowledge of cooking methods/procedures, including types of preparation and related routines

About the hospital you will serve.

Providence Saint Joseph Medical Center in Burbank, CA, is a 392-bed acute care facility founded over 75 years ago by the Sisters of Providence. Known for our state-of-the-art technology and high quality, compassionate care, we provide the full range of diagnostic, treatment, care and support services for the San Fernando Valley communities.

We provide many specialized services and treatment capabilities. Our Heart and Vascular center delivers care with one of Los Angeles County's first STEMI designated receiving centers for heart attack victims. The Hycy and Howard Hill Neuroscience Institute, which supports our Certified Comprehensive Stroke Center, continues to grow inpatient and outpatient programs addressing stroke, Parkinson’s, and brain tumors. Maternal Child Health Services, including a level 3 NICU, support whole family care with 24/7 on site labor support and community education. The Roy and Patricia Disney Family Cancer Center, a comprehensive, state-of-the-art, patient-centered, treatment facility. Our cancer center includes some of the most advanced technology in radiation oncology, highly advanced medical and surgical oncology providers, excellent clinical outcomes and research, and all patient support services are housed in the same building. Our exceptional orthopedic program has recognized for its excellent outcomes and clinical expertise. Our Bariatric Program, a leader and resource for those dealing with obesity in Southern California, received a Five-Star Rating for Bariatric Surgery. In the fall of 2022 we will open our brand new, state-of-the-art Emergency Department which will triple our capacity to care for the community in their time of greatest need.

We offer comprehensive, best-in-class benefits to our caregivers. For more information, visit

Our Mission

As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

About Us

Providence is a comprehensive not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services continuing a more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Part-time

Shift: Variable

Job Category: Cook/Chef

Location: California-Burbank

Req ID: 307851