Cook II

Parkland Health and Hospital System (
Defense Contracting


  Full Time   Employee

United States

Looking for your next opportunity? If so, choose Parkland and discover what a meaningful job feels like. Whether you work directly with patients or use your talent to support our care, you’ll be part of a team that’s providing valuable health services to Dallas County residents. And here, you’ll have the opportunity to put all your skills to work, and the support to grow and advance in your job and your field. Step into a career that will make a substantial difference for our patients—and for you. We blend cultures, talents, and experience into an exemplary health and hospital system.  Parkland has earned distinction as one of America’s Best Hospitals by U.S News and World Report every year since 1994.

Prepares recipes and menu items used in the provision of meals to Parkland patients, café customers, and catered events. Prepares 'made to order' entrees on café serving lines.


-Must have three years of experience as a cook, or an assistant cook in hospital foodservice, restaurant, or institutional cooking of a comparable nature.

Equivalent Education and/or Experience
-May have an equivalent combination of education and experience to substitute for the experience requirements.


Skills or Special Abilities:
-Must be familiar with a variety of foods, seasonings, recipe procedures, ingredient measurements and knowledge of time estimates for food preparation.
-Must have proficient knowledge of the use and care of institutional kitchen equipment including ovens, steamers, grills, fryers, slicers, braising pans, etc.
-Must have good customer service skills.
-Must be able to read and follow recipe instructions and food production guides and communicate effectively with departmental personnel.

Parkland Health and Hospital System prohibits discrimination based on age (40 or over), race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, disability, national origin, marital status, political belief, or veteran status.

Dietary-Nutrition Services

To apply for this job, contact:
Mitch Tonak

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