Cook/ Dietary Specialist

Job Title: Cook/ Dietary Specialist
Posted: Jun 03, 2020
Type: Full-time

Job Description

Dietary Cook
Community and Family Resources (CFR), serving 8 counties in North Central Iowa, providing substance abuse and gambling prevention and treatment services,  has an opening for a Full Time Dietary Specialist at the Fort Dodge Central Campus. The ideal candidate will be able to work with a high degree of confidentiality, be detail oriented, and a team player. The dietary speciliast is responsible for planning, preparation, and delivery of nourishing meals to residents as well as maintaining a safe and clean kitchen enviornment. 




  1. Responsible for following menus as set up by registered dietician.
  2. Responsible for working within budget guidelines.
  3. Responsible for maintaining an adequate inventory and storing provisions for the Dietary Services. This includes keeping track of stock supplies and rotating stock.


  1. Responsible for cleanliness and maintenance necessary to meet required health standards.
  2. Responsible for educating clients on health and nutrition guidelines 



  1. Experience in field of Dietary Services and quantity/quality meal preparations. 
  2. Must have completed or will complete specialized training in dietary services
  3. Must be Safe Serve Certified are able to be certified within 3 months of hire.
  4. Must be nicotine free. 
Community and Family Resources offers a comprehensive benefit package, including medical, dental and vision insurance, flexible spending accounts, IPERS/ 401(k), paid training, 9 paid holidays, tuition assistance, and generous paid time off. Post job offer background check and drug screen required. Qualified candidates should send a resume with cover letter to:, fax to 515-955-7652, or download an application from our website at

Additional Information

Posted: Jun 03, 2020
Schedule: Day Shift
Type: Full-time
Compensation: 13 an hour