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AdventHealth Careers for Veterans Prep Cook
Shawnee, KS


Prep Cook AdventHealth Shawnee Mission

Location Address:

9100 West 74th Street, Merriam, KS 66204

Top Reasons to Work At AdventHealth Shawnee Mission

  • Received Magnet® recognition from the American Nurses Credentialing Center in January 2019

  • Providing faith-based, whole person care to Kansas City since 1962

  • Medical, Dental and Vision insurance effective first day.

  • Tuition reimbursement to support continuing education

  • Employee Referral Program

  • Onsite childcare center and fitness facility

Work Hours/Shift:

Full Time Days, rotating weekends

You Will Be Responsible For:

  • Prep Cook will occasionally be asked to cook or finish a recipe or product.

  • Primarily performs duties associated with the preparation of cold foods for tray line, Harvest Kitchen and catering but may do limited baking, frying and general cooking duties.

  • Preps food used by cooks and sous chefs.

  • Performs ingredient prep duties, gathering items in the correct quantities needed for appropriate recipes.

  • Works collaboratively with leadership and storeroom and prep areas to provide necessary provision of food and supplies.

  • Maintains flexibility when staffing needs require a change in scheduling.

  • Listens openly to constructive criticism.

  • Demonstrates and conveys a favorable image of the Medical Center.

  • Accurately documents food usage.

  • Rotates stock to ensure standards are being met. Labels and dates food items according to procedure.

  • Incorporates patient, physician, customer needs and concerns into decision-making and organizational action.

  • As needed prepares hot and cold food according to standardized recipes in the correct amounts for patients, child care, catering and cafeteria.



· Able to communicate in English, legible handwriting.

· Ability to utilize basic culinary techniques.

· Ability to read and follow basic recipes.

· Mathematic capabilities commensurate with job responsibilities.


· 1 to 3 Years of Position-Related Experience

· Experience in quantity food prep and production


· High School Diploma or Equivalent

· 5+ Years of Position-Related Experience

· Experience with food prep and production in hospitality industry


· ServSafe Certification

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

Category: Nutritional Services

Organization: AdventHealth Shawnee Mission

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: 1 - Day

Req ID: 23031223

We are an equal opportunity employer and do not tolerate discrimination based on race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, marital status, age or disability/handicap with respect to recruitment, selection, placement, promotion, wages, benefits and other terms and conditions of employment.

Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule: 9100 W 74TH ST

    Pay Range: $15 - $19.269

  • Location: Shawnee, KS

  • Job ID: 23031223

  • Job Family: Nutritional Services

  • Shift: 1 - Day

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