Non-Clinical Careers at Lifespan

Cooking Assistant Job

Job Number: RIH12298

Job Title: Cooking Assistant

Department: Food & Nutrition Production - 1014301

Facility: Rhode Island Hospital

Location: Providence, RI

Work requires the ability to read, write, and speak English, and to perform simple arithmetic calculations.

Two to three weeks of job related experience is required.


Under general supervision, but according to established policies, procedures and recipes, prepares nourishment, cold sandwiches, desserts, salads and vegetables. Receives daily food production assignments and is responsible for obtaining necessary foodstuffs and following routine preparations. Prepares menu items for patients and the cafeteria.