Sanford Health Lead Cook - SMCF Food Services in Fargo, North Dakota

Job Title: Lead Cook | SMCF Food Services | Fargo

City: Fargo

State: North Dakota

Department : Food Services

Job Schedule: Full Time

Shift: Evenings

Hours Per Shift: 8 hr


Perform all duties in food preparation as assigned. Provides daily direction to cooks and other assigned areas ensuring all departmental standards and goals are met.


This position is a lead cook for SMCF room service which serves our patients and their loved ones. Hours for this position will be 1:30pm -10pm.

Duties include: Short order and batch cooking, Use of multiple cooking equipment, Following of recipes for all type of diets and food modifications, Deep to light cleaning, Being timely, Being a team leader, Setting a good example , and Following proper food safety and sanitation procedures.

Previous cooking in a medical setting and ServeSafe certification a plus


Serve Safe or certification in a similar program is preferred. 2 years of previous food service experience in a large volume environment required. Proficient computer skills. Strong oral and written communication. Proficient reading and math skills. Previous supervision experience preferred.

About Sanford Health:

At Sanford Health, we are dedicated to the work of health and healing. Every day, we show that commitment by delivering the highest quality of care to the communities we serve. We are leaders in health care and strive to provide patients across the region with convenient access to expert medical care, leading-edge technologies and world-class facilities.

In addition to strong clinical care, we are also committed to research, education and community growth. We engage in medical research to not only discover innovative ways to provide care, but also cures for common diseases. We continuously seek new ways to achieve our vision of improving the human condition here in your community, across the region and around the world.

The entire team at Sanford Health recognizes the value of healthy families and communities. We continue to gain momentum and expand our reach. Together, we can make a positive difference now, and in the future.

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City: Fargo

State: North Dakota

Job Function: Operations

Job Schedule: Full Time

Shift: Evenings

Req Number: req17497