Chef - Part-Time

Job Locations US-MN-Wayzata
Posted Date 2 days ago(2/22/2018 7:30 AM)
Job ID
# of Openings
Dining Services
Meridian Manor


Meridian Manor, an assisted living and memory care senior living community, is located just a few short blocks from historic downtown Wayzata, Minnesota and beautiful Lake Minnetonka. We are looking for an energetic, creative and team-oriented part-time Chef to join our team!


As a Transforming Age community, Meridian Manor is comprised of dedicated and caring people who have a strong desire to enrich the lives of older adults and our team members. Our workplace emphasizes serving others, team work, our dedication to hospitality and customer service, vigorous innovation and integrity in everything we do.

Positions Details

As a key member of the culinary team, our Chef:


  • Exemplify, at all times, Meridian Manor’s standards of cleanliness, sanitation and operational organization.
  • Exhibits leadership and management standards with all Culinary Services staff.
  • Is responsible for adhering to food quality, appearance and presentation standards at all times.
  • Produces and serves menu cycle programs compliant with required Nutritional/Dietary criteria as required by local regulations and correctly prepares diets provided per Policy and Procedure.
  • Exhibits cooking standards of speed, accuracy, and efficiency.
  • Demonstrates knowledge in all areas of cooking preparation and production.
  • Visits residents periodically to evaluate food service such as quality, quantity, temperature, and appearance and conducts evaluations to make revisions in operations/procedures to promote top-notice food service.
  • Represents the community in a warm and inviting manner.

Education and/or Knowledge, Skills and Experience:


  • High School Diploma or equivalent is required; A culinary arts degree is preferred.
  • Successful completion of recognized food safety course.
  • Minimum of three years’ experience as a Chef/Kitchen Manager in a food service environment, preferably in a senior living community.
  • A current and valid driver’s license
  • A strong communicator in writing, speaking and reading in the English language
  • A deep knowledge of local health and safety standards, OSHA and other regulatory agencies
  • Ability and willingness to work as a cohesive team with other community and corporate departments
  • Familiarity with Microsoft Office Suite

Meridian Manor is managed by a dedicated group of people committed to the vision of Transforming the Perception of Age and enhancing the lives of older adults. In this role, you will not only utilize the skills and experience you bring to the community, but also grow professionally by being part of an organization with core values - Integrity, Grace, Respect, Innovation, and Partnership - rooted in changing the way the world thinks, acts and feels about aging.


Interested? Join us by applying today!



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