Cook-Full time

Saint John, Indiana, United States Full-time

Providence Life Services offers a full range of services for families who need retirement living, assisted living, rehab, skilled nursing, and more. Providence Life Services has been serving seniors in a Christian environment for many years!  Park Place Long Term Care and Rehab Center is seeking a full-time Cook to add to our Community located in St John, Indiana. 


The Primary purpose of your role as a cook is to prepare food in accordance with current applicable federal, state, and local standards, guidelines and regulations, with our established policies and procedures, and as may be directed by the Administrator and/or Head Chef, to assure that quality food service is provided at all times.

We are white table cloth here at our Park Place of St John Campus, and we need someone who is capable of understanding scratch cooking and be able to work sometimes in a supervisory role. We serve contemporary comfort food with some upscale menu items and we do more high end catered events throughout the year. We need someone who is capable of handling this type of cooking.

This positon would include shifts from 6am-2pm and 10am-6pm with some weekends and holidays included.


  • Review menus prior to preparation of food; and ensure that menus are maintained and filed in accordance with established policies and procedures.
  • Ensure that all dietary procedures are followed in accordance with established policies.
  • Assist in standardizing the methods in which work will be accomplished.
  • Prepare meals in accordance with planned menus.
  • Prepare and serve meals that are palatable and appetizing in appearance.
  • Serve food in accordance with established portion control procedures.
  • Must be able to push, pull, move and/or lift a minimum of 50 pounds to a minimum height of 3 feet

Skills necessary

  • Must have at least 2 years of professional cooking experience.
  • Indiana Food Sanitation License preferred.
  • Must be knowledgeable of dietary procedures.
  • Must possess leadership ability and willingness to work harmoniously with other personnel.
  • Must be able to follow oral and written instructions.
  • Must have a professional attitude & appearance.



All full time PLS employees are eligible for the following:

  • Major medical insurance with five options
  • Dental Insurance
  • Basic life insurance
  • Long term disability
  • Short term disability
  • Voluntary term life insurance
  • 403(b) retirement plans
  • Credit union
  • Employee assistance program
  • Flex spending account
  • Vacation pay, sick pay and holiday pay