Cook / Housekeeping

Job Locations: Okmulgee
Job Type: Full Time


Provide a clean facility and pleasant environment for the residents. Prepare and serve meals, as assigned. Responsible for the cleanliness of kitchen area, surfaces, and equipment. Must maintain a clean and healthy environment for residents and guests, in compliance with applicable food and sanitation codes


  • Cooks and serves meals as assigned.
  • Tallies and punches meals cards for those who eat in the dining room
  • Washes, dries, and restocks pots, pans, plates, glasses, and silverware according to proper methods of sanitation.
  • Cleans all kitchen surfaces and equipment according to the posted cleaning schedule.
  • Operates dishwasher.
  • Cleans grease spills properly.
  • Immediately cleans up all floor spills
  • Demonstrates knowledge of proper infection-control techniques including cleaning, storage, and food handling.
  • Demonstrates safe and proper techniques for chemical cleaning solution use.
  • Demonstrates knowledge of emergency and safety procedures.
  • Preps all varieties of salads, vegetables, cheese, meat, and desserts as necessary.
  • Empties trash. Takes trash from staging area to dumpster. Take recyclables to containers.
  • Responsible for participating in and supporting the resident centered Life Enrichment programs.


  • Empty trash cans in rooms.
  • Clean trash cans.
  • Sweep and mop floors in rooms, halls, bathrooms.
  • Disinfect toilets and sinks.
  • Fill paper towels and soap dispensers.
  • Clean mirrors, dispensers, shelves, etc.
  • Dust furniture as needed.
  • Take trash out at end of shift.
  • Plastic bags in all trash cans.
  • Clean entry way, halls and offices and sunroom.
  • Check for strings on wheels
  • Ensure rooms are odor free.
  • Mop up any spills which may occur.
  • Clean windows in entry way and offices.
  • Disinfect showers and whirlpool rooms.
  • Clean dining and feeder rooms after each meal and empty trash.
  • Clean break room and smoke room.
  • Clean all staff toilets and around nurses stations and utility rooms.
  • Keep janitor closets clean and tidy.
  • Move residents when the need arises and clean the vacated room.
  • Do any number of little jobs that family members or residents may ask.
  • Fill all soap, towel, and toilet tissue dispensers.
  • Clean closet floor.
  • Any other tasks requested by supervisor.


  • Must have, or be able to obtain, current food handler’s permit.
  • Experience in food services preferred but not required.
  • Must be able to work flexible hours.
  • Must be able to relate to residents and other team members in a courteous and diplomatic manner under all circumstances.


  • Must be able to stand for multiple hours in duration.
  • Must possess sight/hearing senses or use prosthetics that will enable these senses to function adequately to that position requirements can be met.
  • Must be able to squat, bend, stretch, walk and turn.
  • Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds.


  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Vision insurance