Dietary Assistant - Cook

Crossroads at Northglenn, an assisted living senior care community, is currently looking for Dietary Assistant Cooks to provide quality meals to our seniors. The Dietary Assistant is responsible for maintaining the food preparation and serving areas in a sanitary condition. This individual will also be heavily involved in preparing and serving quality food in a timely manner while maintaining the elegance, grace and dignity of each resident.

Job Type: Full-time, Non-Exempt

Pay: Pay range $15-19/hour

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Maintains kitchen and dining area in a safe and sanitary condition for self, residents and others
  • Performs food preparation and food service duties as required according to facility guidelines and the current standards of practice
  • Preparing and serving three quality, healthy meals/snacks per day
  • Responds to resident dietary requests in a positive and cooperative manner
  • Assists residents by providing a restaurant-style atmosphere
  • Performs other duties as assigned

Minimum Qualifications

  • Food service experience preferred
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision
  • Must have appropriate food handler’s permit
  • Must enjoy working with seniors
  • Must pass pre-employment drug screening, criminal background investigation, and reference inquiries

Physical Demands and Work Environment

  • Frequently required to sit, stand, walk, bend, crouch, grasp, handle, kneel, pull, push, stoop, squat, twist and transfer
  • Frequently required to lift 50 pounds
  • Occasionally required to reach with hands and arms
  • Frequently required to talk and hear
  • The noise level in the work environment can be quite loud


  • Paid time off
  • 401(k) with up to 5% matching
  • Health Insurance
  • Voluntary Benefits – Disability Insurance, Accident Insurance, Life Insurance, Dental/Vision Insurance, and Critical Illness w/Cancer Insurance.


  • 8 hour shift
  • Weekend availability

Environment:  Non-clinical

Employer type:  Non Profit

Relocation Assistance Provided:  No

Work Remotely:  No



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Questions? Please call 303-252-1118.

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