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Position Details

Title: Head Cook
Location: Johnstown, PA

The Lutheran Home at Johnstown

has an opening for a

Head Cook.


Responsibilities include:

  • Review menus prior to preparation of food; inspect special dietary trays to assure they are correct; process diet changes and new diets as received from nursing services; prepare meals in accordance with planned menus.



  • HS diploma or GED;  able to cook a variety of foods in large quantities; must be knowledgeable of dietary procedures, as well as related laws, regulations and guidelines pertaining to nursing home operations.
  • Ability to lift, push, pull, and move a minimum of 50 pounds.


This is a full time, non-supervisory position that reports to the Dining Services Manager.  The hours and days of work vary as needed.


Apply to:

Human Resources           

998 Logan Blvd.

Altoona, PA  16602

FAX: (814) 696-4561



Equal Opportunity Employer