Cook- Wooster Wayne County Care Center – Job # 244578154

  • Job Title

    Cook- Wooster Wayne County Care Center – Job # 244578154
  • Job Description

    Position: Cook    Department: Dietary          Hours: 6 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. (2 days), 11 a.m. – 7:30 p.m. (2 days)

    Days: Full time (32 hours), includes every other weekend on the evening shift

    Job Description: Interested in working in a kitchen with a great team, lead by a supervisor who values her staff? Want to enjoy coming to work because you are making a difference?

    The Wayne County Care Center is currently accepting applications for the position of full time cook for the County’s 50 bed skilled/ intermediate nursing facility. If you have a commitment to seniors, and support teamwork, we might be the place for you!

    Responsibilities of a long-term care cook:

    • Ensure all food and sanitation procedures are followed in accordance to policy
    • Ensure special diet trays are served correctly to the residents
    • Lead kitchen staff in cooking, traying food, prep work in the kitchen, food service, washing dishes and clean up
    • Responsible for serving food on time to residents in a welcoming manner and ensuring they are satisfied
    • Administer constant, quality customer service to help our residents THRIVE!
  • Company

    Wooster Wayne County Care Center
  • Location

  • Job Requirements

    Requirements of a long-term care cook:

    • High school diploma or GED
    • Compassion for and commitment to hospitality, service and excellence in senior care
    • Responsible, dependable, and able to work under pressure
    • Servsafe Certification preferred

    As a County organization, WCCC provides excellent benefits that potentially include:

    • low cost health/ dental/ vision coverage, including a free health clinic
    • life insurance
    • OPERS retirement
    • 11 paid holidays, with additional time a half when working
    • sick time, 2 weeks vacation, a personal day
    • one free meal per shift
    • free TB, Hep B, flu shots, COVID testing and vaccines
    • staff referral bonus, weekend shift differential and temporary attendance bonus
    • an extensive employee assistance program that includes counseling and discounts

    How to apply:
    Applications may be obtained at the WCCC, 876 S. Geyers Chapel Rd, Wooster or downloaded from the website Please submit applications and refer questions to