DATE: June 16, 2022


POSITION: Cook I (Full Time Regular)


LOCATION: American Recovery Center – Pomona, CA 


SHIFT: Thursday – Monday@ 9:30am – 6:30pm 


DUTIES: Under the supervision of the Food Service Manager, prepares soups, pastries and various food entrees for facility clients, employees, and visitors. 


QUALIFICATIONS: Following are the qualifications required to perform the essential functions of this position.  Qualifications may be subject to modification based on the Americans with Disabilities Act.  Bilingual abilities may be required within certain BHS programs.  


Must have a High school diploma or equivalency.  1-2 years’ experience in quantity food production. Ability to read and understand the English language. Must be able to read and follow directions and recipes.  


Must have valid California driver’s license and liability insurance if driving personal vehicle on BHS business. Able to stand, stoop, bend squat and reach for purpose of performing job duties such as handling materials stocked on shelves, filing, and lifting. Routinely lift and move items weighing up to twenty-five pounds; is expected to ask for assistance and use a dolly or cart for any heavy items. 


Vision, hearing, manual dexterity and eye-hand coordination must be adequate for performance of job duties. Must be able to use hands on a consistent basis to stir, mix, whip, chop, grate, pour, cut, serve, lift and carry pots and pans to and from the serving line and food preparation area. Ability to withstand heat while working around stoves and/or ovens. Able to stand and walk most of the working day and to physically perform other job duties. Duties may require occasional use of stool or small ladder. Specific qualifications may vary based on assignment.


Recovering individuals must have a minimum two years clean, sober and abstinent to be considered for employment.


APPLICATIONS: Current BHS employees who are interested in this position may apply by submitting an "Employee Request for Transfer". The request must be received no later than the closing date of this recruitment.  Internal applicants will be accepted after that time only if other applications are still being accepted and considered.


Other applicants may email resume to or FAX (310) 679-4621, or apply in person at 15519 Crenshaw Blvd., Gardena, CA.  NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE.



BHS will consider applicants with criminal history as required.