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COOK - (105823)

Universal Health Services
Crestview, FL 32536
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One of the nations 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 Worlds Most Admired Companies by Fortune; ranked #276 on the Fortune 500, and listed #275 in Forbes inaugural ranking of Americas Top 500 Public Companies.

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.

Okaloosa Youth Academyis a non-secure, certified juvenile justice residential facility for males located in Crestview, FL. The mission of Okaloosa Youth Academy is to increase public safety by reducing juvenile delinquency in Florida through effective prevention, intervention and treatment services that strengthen families and turn around the lives of troubled youth. Okaloosa employs dedicated professionals whose goals are to help youth develop competencies valued by the community through therapeutic and educational programming in a secure, structured environment and to promote successful transition into the community.

Okaloosa Youth Academy is looking to hiring a Cook / Dietary Aide. This is a full time position with variable hours between the hours of 4:30am and 7:30pm. Duties include routine food service tasks and assisting in maintaining cleanliness and sanitation in the kitchen and service areas of the facility. The Dietary Worker will prepare and cook a variety of foods from an established menu and dietary orders and daily participates in food preparation, cooking, seasoning, baking, portioning, and service. Work is performed under the supervision of the Dietary Manager.

*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.

Job Requirements


  • Able to stand and walk on hard surface floor for entire shift (excluding break).
  • Be capable of lifting (minimum of 50 pounds).
  • Possess adequate communication and organizational skills and be able to exercise independent judgment based on established policy and procedure.
  • Able to read and write.
  • Be able to perform basic math (adding, subtracting, counting beyond 100, etc.)
  • Available to work variable shifts and times.
  • Gulf Coast Youth Services is a Drug Free Workplace.
  • High School Diploma or Equivalent is preferred.
  • Considerable knowledge of health, safety, and sanitary requirements of food preparation preferred.
  • Prior experience in large scale commercial or institutional food preparation preferred but not required.


Posted: 2019-11-07 Expires: 2020-03-20

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