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Erickson Living Careers

Job Description

Prep Cook (Full Time)

Job ID 6393470 Date posted 12/05/2017


Erickson Living ® is among the nation’s largest and most respected managers and developers of continuing care retirement communities. Greenspring, located in Springfield, Virginia, is just one community in Erickson Living’s national network, and were looking for everyday heroes to join our growing team. We combine are career opportunities of a big organization with a warm and caring culture. Enjoy opportunities for training, development, and advancement. Plus, feel good every day knowing that you’re making a difference in the lives of our residents.
Responsible for pre-preparation, station set up, preparation  and service to order of menu items for breakfast, lunch and dinner service that will be cooked as ordered by a resident or customer. Menu item preparation can include any hot food, cold food and baked items. Completes the assigned meal production schedule. Work station assignments may include but not limited to:
Grill Cook
Saute Cook
Fry Cook
Pantry Cook
Short Order Cook



-Prepares ingredients for assigned menu items as scheduled. Sets up station prior to scheduled meal service.
-Quickly prepares all assigned menu items food products as ordered, to include breakfast, lunch and dinner service and any catering or other special functions using Production Sheets and approved recipes.
-Follows proper handling, preparation and holding guidelines, takes temperatures at regular intervals and prepares and presents foods as ordered. 
-Anticipates orders during peak service time to assure timely preparation and service while minimizing over-production and waste

Greenspring is Metro accessible via the Springfield/Franconia Metro stop. The community has a free shuttle service to and from the Metro.


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