Franklin Companies Prep Cook, FT and PT - Round Rock in Round Rock, Texas

Franklin Park is committed to providing residential communities where seniors and their families feel right at home immediately upon entering our doors. We’re inspired by excellence, and committed to “dedication in every detail.”

Franklin Park Alamo Heights, an upscale retirement community, is seeking full time and part time prep cook. This individual is responsible for assisting cooks with assigned food production tasks, including preparation of modified diets.

The schedule for this is 5 days flex with weekend rotation. The starting wage is $10.00/hour.

Shifts for this position are:

6:00 am - 2:30 pm

11:00 am - 7:30 pm

4:00 pm - 8:00 pm


  • The beautiful building with state-of-the-art commercial kitchen

  • Expanding your food service knowledge through your work alongside experienced chefs

  • Knowing that your work benefits older adults

  • The variety of duties

    DUTIES include:

  • Check daily food production use records to determine amount and type of ingredients and supplies required for next day’s menus; obtain necessary products from storage areas in adequate time for meal production.

  • Assist cooks and food production employees in all phases of food preparation. Prepare assigned items using community’s standardized recipes. Precisely follow recipes and other instructions.

  • Maintain effective communication with all employees in the kitchen prep area to ensure your complete understanding of what prep has to be done for the next day

  • Help reduce costs by rotating food, wrapping all containers properly, and dating all items as required. Report any spoiled, damaged, or outdated products.

  • Notify Director of Dining Services of any malfunctioning kitchen equipment or appliances

  • Ensuring a safe and sanitary work environment by properly cleaning kitchen areas and dishes


  • Able to read, write, speak and understand the English language. Bilingual in Spanish a plus but not required.

  • Experience in high-volume food production

  • Experience in serving large groups and/or health care environment helpful

    The Ideal Candidate:

  • knows and/or can quickly learn how to use a POS system

  • knows and/or can quickly learn and practice sanitation and food handling protocols

  • is conscientious of the accuracy of orders and food served

  • loves working around older adults

  • has excellent "people skills"

  • is punctual and very dependable

Benefits for Full Time:

  • Paid Time Off

  • Health Insurance

  • Vision Insurance

  • Dental Insurance

  • 401 (k)

  • Paid holidays

  • Bereavement Leave

  • FMLA

  • Tuition reimbursement

  • Discounted long-term care

  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)

Franklin Park Round Rock is located at 4155 Taravista Club Drive Round Rock, TX 78665

Franklin Park--one of the Franklin Companies--was selected as one of San Antonio's Top Workplaces in 2014 and again in 2016! To learn more about our organization, go to