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Vi Cook I - FT in Palo Alto, California

Bring your culinary skills to another level! Unique opportunity for individuals desiring to build a culinary career!

Vi is recognized as a Great Place to Work and one of Glassdoor's 100 Best Companies to work for has an exceptional opportunity for aspiring chefs! Learn from the best and accelerate your Culinary career with Vi! Our Culinary team creates gourmet meals, from scratch, and delivers them to our residents in a 5-Star dining experience.

What We Offer:

  • Starting pay of $17.50 per hour. More experienced cooks have the opportunity to earn more

  • Award-winning training and development -- including the opportunity to attend Culinary Institute of America (CIA) programs

  • A competitive benefits program


The selected candidate will have responsibility for assisting in preparing all types of food while maintaining a safe, clean and sanitary work area. You will also assist with receiving and storing deliveries using proper rotational practices. May assist kitchen attendant as needed.


  • Qualified applicants will preferably possess prior experience within a high quality restaurant, country club, hotel or senior living company.

  • Basic knife skills and ability to handle kitchen equipment and use a Point of Sale (POS) system.

  • High school diploma or GED equivalent preferred.

  • Possess or be willing and able to obtain Food Handler certificate, as required.

  • Must possess a valid and current driver's license, where applicable.

  • Must be able to read and communicate in English.

About Vi (pronounced "Vee")

Create your own story.

Something inspiring is happening at Vi, a continuing care retirement community. There's real energy and enthusiasm, genuine warmth and approachability. And a deep sense of respect and family that's impossible to ignore--between our residents and our staff and, perhaps more importantly, between our team members. Part of a fulfilling career is not just doing work you love, but doing it alongside (and for) people you admire and grow to love. This is the Vi story. How will your story unfold?

Bring life to your career.

Vi is an equal opportunity employer, committed to recruiting, hiring and promoting qualified people of all backgrounds, without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, pregnancy, age, national origin, disability, genetic information, and citizenship status or any other characteristic legally protected by applicable federal, state, or local law that may apply to a location where we operate.

Vi is an equal opportunity employer, committed to recruiting, hiring and promoting qualified people of all backgrounds, regardless of sex; race; color; creed; national origin; religion; age; marital status; pregnancy; physical, mental or sensory disability; sexual orientation; gender identity or any other basis protected by federal, state or local law.