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JOB OPENING: Cook - (10-07-2020)

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The Benedictine Sisters of Perpetual Adoration has a job opening for a cook at Our Lady of Rickenbach, the Sisters’ health care facility, in Clyde, Missouri.

The shift is for 6 a.m. to 2 p.m. weekly; every other weekend is mandatory.

Please call Nursing Supervisor Julie Day at (660) 944-2203 for more information or to fill out an application. All applicants are subject to background and drug screening. The congregation is an EEOC.


Responsible to:

Dietary Supervisor, Sister Administrator

Job Summary:

Prepares meals according to meal plan for Sister residents of Our Lady of Rickenbach Health Care Center

Essential Functions:

Prepares special diets for special needs: pureed, diabetic, renal, low sodium, and other medically specified diets

Keeps Dietary Supervisor informed of groceries and supplies needed

Prepares and serves meals to appropriate dining areas in a timely manner and attractive presentation

Demonstrates good stewardship in the responsible use of food stuffs and creative use of left-overs

Keeps dietary area clean and sanitary

Maintains kitchen equipment in clean and working order, reporting any problems to Dietary Supervisor

Adapts to special occasions by preparing special meals and activity snacks when needed

Assists with other duties as requested by Administrator or Dietary Supervisor


Able stand for long hours, frequent bending, stooping

Prefer some knowledge of food preparation

Able to lift 25-50 lbs. without restrictions

Able to adapt to emergencies or changes in day-to-day plan

Able to take instructions from supervisor

Good time management skills

Must be 18 years or older