1 day old

Cook - (231165)

Universal Health Services
  • Job Code
Deltek Talent Management - Cook - (231165)

Job Details

Cook - (231165)

Facility Name
Highlands BHS
HIGHLANDS RANCH, CO 80130 US (Primary)
Career Area
Job Description



Highlands BHS

Highlands Behavioral Health System is an 86 bed freestanding behavioral health hospital offering psychiatric care for adults and adolescents. Centrally located in Littleton, the facility is easily accessible to families throughout the Front Range and just minutes from surrounding communities.



Under direct supervision, this position consists of preparing food for patients, hospital and medical staff, and maintaining the Dietary Department in a sanitary manner.


Essential Job Duties:

  • Prepares food for patients, cafeteria and medical staff.
  • Maintains safe and sanitary conditions of work area.
  • Performs related duties as assigned.
  • Collaborates with hospital personnel and medical staff to ensure optimal patient care.
  • Promotes a positive working environment and guest relations.
  • Promotes safety by attending mandatory in services and complies with all safety measures initiated by the facility.
Job Requirements

Job Requirements:

·         A High School education or equivalent is preferred. 

·         Experience as a cook or cook’s helper required.

·         Experience in an institutional food service facility is preferred. 



1)       Must be able to work successfully under highly stressful conditions;

2)       Must be able to make sound, independent judgments based on ethical principles;

3)       Must be able to comprehend and perform oral and written instructions and procedures;

4)       Must be able to collaborate with other multidisciplinary team members in an appropriate fashion;

5)       Must be capable of adapting to varying workloads an work assignments on a constant basis;

6)       Must have effective comprehensive reading skills, strong communication skills, written and verbal.

7)       Must have math skills to enable calculation of recipes and diets.

8)       Must possess a valid Colorado Drivers License in order to drive hospital vehicles or on hospital business.



This opportunity offers the following:

  • Challenging and rewarding work environment
  • Growth and Development Opportunities within UHS and its Subsidiaries
  • Competitive Compensation
  • Excellent Medical, Dental, Vision and Prescription Drug Plan
  • 401k plan with company match


One of the nation’s largest and most respected hospital companies, Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS) has built an impressive record of achievement and performance. Steadily growing from a startup to an esteemed Fortune 500 corporation, UHS today has annual revenue nearing $10 billion. In 2017, UHS was recognized as one of the World’s Most Admired Companies by Fortune; ranked #276 on the Fortune 500, and listed #275 in Forbes inaugural ranking of America’s Top 500 Public Companies.


Our operating philosophy is as effective today as it was 40 years ago: Build or acquire high quality hospitals in rapidly growing markets, invest in the people and equipment needed to allow each facility to thrive, and become the leading healthcare provider in each community we serve.


Headquartered in King of Prussia, PA, UHS has more than 81,000 employees and through its subsidiaries operates more than 320 acute care hospitals, behavioral health facilities and ambulatory centers in the United States, Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands and the United Kingdom.



*UHS is a registered trademark of UHS of Delaware, Inc., the management company for Universal Health Services, Inc. and a wholly-owned subsidiary of Universal Health Services, Inc. Universal Health Services, Inc. is a holding company and operates through its subsidiaries including its management company, UHS of Delaware, Inc. All healthcare and management operations are conducted by subsidiaries of Universal Health Services, Inc. To the extent any reference to "UHS or UHS facilities" on this website including any statements, articles or other publications contained herein relates to our healthcare or management operations it is referring to Universal Health Services' subsidiaries including UHS of Delaware. Further, the terms "we," "us," "our" or "the company" in such context similarly refer to the operations of Universal Health Services' subsidiaries including UHS of Delaware. Any employment referenced in this website is not with Universal Health Services, Inc. but solely with one of its subsidiaries including but not limited to UHS of Delaware, Inc.


UHS is not accepting unsolicited assistance from search firms for this employment opportunity. Please, no phone calls or emails. All resumes submitted by search firms to any employee at UHS via-email, the Internet or in any form and/or method without a valid written search agreement in place for this position will be deemed the sole property of UHS. No fee will be paid in the event the candidate is hired by UHS as a result of the referral or through other means.




  • Healthcare
  • Hospitality

Universal Health Services

Before you go...

Our free job seeker tools include alerts for new jobs, saving your favorites, optimized job matching, and more! Just enter your email below.

Share this job:

Cook - (231165)

Universal Health Services
Tweet Google+
Facebook Share

Share this job

Cook - (231165)

Universal Health Services

Separate email addresses with commas

Enter valid email address for sender.

Join us to start saving your Favorite Jobs!

Sign In Create Account
Powered ByCareerCast