Kitchen Utility / Dietary Aide - Full Time Day Shift!
Lexington, KY 
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Job Description

Location Information
Lexington Country Place is a beautiful community in Lexington, KY, with more than 110 units offering assisted living and skilled nursing care.
Key Responsibilities

At this time, we are seeking a motivated Kitchen Aide/ Utility / Dietary Aide to join our team! If you are looking to grow within the culinary field, we want to hear from you! This is a full time, day shift position!

We offer a promote-from-within culture and a focus on employee satisfaction, accompanied by competitive Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance, an Employee Assistance Program, paid time off, 401(k), tuition reimbursement, employee discounts, and more!

Our 280-plus communities, in 30-plus states, offer stability, training, and growth!

Your Purpose

  • Prepare and/or pre-portion food (such as beverages, salads, desserts, and other items assigned by the supervisor) for regular and therapeutic diets according to the planned menu and production sheets and as directed.
  • Handle food using proper food handling and food safety techniques according to established policies and procedures.
  • Ensure that food is served in an attractive, appetizing manner. Use proper tasting technique to ensure quality taste prior to service.
  • Maintain the proper temperature of food during preparation and service. Record food temperatures according to established policy.
  • Assist with the setup of the tray line. Assemble trays according to the planned menu and tray tickets, stated portion, resident food preferences, and diet order and within the established time schedules. Assist in checking trays during service for accuracy.

  • Must possess, at a minimum, a 10th grade education.
  • Able to make independent decisions when circumstances warrant such action.
  • Able to interpret and implement written or oral policies, procedures, and instructions.
  • Able to add, subtract, multiply, and divide
  • Able to communicate effectively.

We Are Five Star:
  • We put people first.
  • We mind the business.
  • We work to be our best.
  • We act with integrity.
  • We listen – then act decisively

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DaytimeAbout Five Star

Five Star Senior Living Inc., a national healthcare and senior living provider headquartered in Newton, Massachusetts, proudly offers the highest quality service and care with the warmth and hospitality of home. Founded in 2000, Five Star has two major operating division: Five Star Senior Living and AGEILITY Physical Therapy Solutions.

The Five Star Senior Living division includes more than 280 Independent Living, Assisted Living, Alzheimer's/Memory Care, Healthcare Centers with Skilled Nursing & Rehabilitation and Continuing Care Retirement Communities. With communities in over 30 states and more than 25,000 team members, Five Star is committed to maximizing our residents' independence and enhancing their lifestyles.

The division provides both inpatient and outpatient services to over 150 communities. These services are provided both within Five Star and to customers externally. We offer Physical, Occupational and Speech Therapy Services. Our specialty programs includes our Step up to Stop falls Program, "Connections" our memory care therapy program, and our executive functioning program that focuses on cognitive strategies aimed at keeping our residents independent in areas such as medication management and house hold functions.

Five Star prohibits discrimination against any employee or applicant for employment with regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, marital status, genetic information, disability or veteran status. In addition to federal requirements, Five Star complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has communities and/or facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including, but not limited to, recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Experience
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