Cook Full-Time (Rio Bravo, TX)

Job Description

Serenidad Recovery Home
SCAN's Recovery Home has 1 full-time Cook Position

The position is for a residential substance abuse treatment program for Adults ages 18 and up who are dependent on drugs and/or alcohol.

Duties and Responsabilities
1. Work Monday to Friday from 6 AM to 2 PM
2. Prepare and cook a weekly menu of nutritious, hot meals for adults in care.
3. Maintain a clean and safe work space at all times, including food storage areas and kitchen.
4. Complete and maintain related records and documentation.
5. Perform other related duties as assigned by the program director or the designated facility.

Experience preparing and cooking nutritious food for 16 people or more.

Skills and abilities
• Demonstrated knowledge of safe food preparation.
• Demonstrated effective communication skills.
• Good organizational and time management skills.
• Must have a valid Texas Driver’s License.

Benefits for Full-Time positions include:
  • Starting hourly wage $13.00
  • Health Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Paid Holidays
  • Paid Vacations
  • Paid Sick Leave
  • 401 K Retirement Plan 
  • Bi-Weekly pay (direct deposit)
  • Dental and vision insurance available at minimal cost
  • Orientation and job training provided, including CPR, First Aid and CPI

Application deadline: Until position is filled.

Type: Full-time

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Serving Children and Adults in Need (SCAN) was officially formed in 1982 as Stop Child Abuse and Neglect in Laredo, Texas. Today, SCAN is a community-based, nonprofit social services organization with a 39-year history of providing a variety of comprehensive and culturally sensitive services to a population that is almost 95% Hispanic and which resides along the Texas-Mexico Border in Southwest Texas. SCAN programs provide diverse prevention, intervention, and treatment services for children, adolescents, adults, and families. At SCAN, our passion is helping people, and we constantly strive to foster the healthy development of families in the communities that we serve. With a budget of more than $10 million, SCAN has more than 40 programs providing services in 14 different counties.

Counties are: Cameron, Dimmit, Duval, Hidalgo, Jim Hogg, Kinney, LaSalle, Maverick, Starr, Uvalde, Val Verde, Webb, Zapata and Zavala.

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