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Cook (Jamaica Citadel Corps)

Jamaica, NY | Full Time
25 Days Ago

Job Description

Overview

The cook is responsible to prepare food and cook a hot meal (lunch) for the feeding program. Keep an accurate inventory, ensure safe-sanitary food handling practice, and supervise volunteers.

 

The Salvation Army offers truly excellent benefit package to eligible employees including:

  • Generous paid time off every year that includes, holidays, vacation time and sick time.
  • Employer funded Pension Plan (company contributions begin after 1 year of employment)
  • Eligibility for supplemental insurance plans including Short Term Disability, AFLAC and Voluntary Term Life
  • Most importantly – a job with a good purpose!

Responsibilities

  • Prepare menu for approval that follows nutrition guidelines.
  • Bake, grill, steam and boil meats, vegetables, fish, poultry, and other foods.
  • Follow recipes, including measuring, weighing, and mixing ingredients.
  • Operate kitchen equipment such as broilers, ovens, grills and fryers.
  • Handle and store ingredients and food.
  • To prepare, serve and clean up for the clients (you are required to prep for the next day).
  • Put all food away in proper containers, labeled with date.
  • Clean all surfaces and empty dishwasher.
  • Sweep and wet mop dining room and kitchen areas.
  • Remove all trash form the kitchen and dining areas.
  • Secure building by locking all applicable door prior to clocking out.
  • Supervise volunteers to help prepare, serve and cleanup. 
  • Review inventory, rotate products, anticipate needs, and request supplies.
  • Keep accurate records and statistics.
  • Maintain food safety preparation.
  • Maintain a sanitary kitchen and dining area.
  • Supervise volunteers.

The above list of job duties is not exclusive or exhaustive and the candidate will be required to undertake such tasks as may reasonably be expected within the scope of the post.

 

Qualifications

  • Knowledge of Food Service
  • Experience planning and cooking for large group
  • Safe-Serve food handling certification
  • Experience cooking different types of food
  • Knowledge of State and Federal Laws
  • Must meet the New York State Job and Family Service requirements to work with children, and vulnerable adults: pass a background check.

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