Prep Cook/Kitchen Assistant

Part Time
Durham, NC
Posted 2 months ago

SUMMARY

Assist in the preparation and packaging of food, kitchen cleaning/maintenance, and delivery if necessary.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Prepare foods by following a recipe and perform basic math computations to size the recipe and portion.
  • Portion out prepared food and pack for delivery
  • Deliver food items, if necessary
  • Answer the phone and speak to customers (child care providers); assist customers picking up food.
  • Put stock away, and help with shopping if necessary
  • Clean the kitchen area (wash pots and pans, operate a dishwasher, clean work tables, shelves, sinks and refrigerators, clean and sanitize delivery equipment, remove trash and recycling, sweep and mop the floor)
  • Maintain Health Department Standards during food preparation, storage and kitchen maintenance
  • Perform other duties as assigned by agency leadership
  • Treat information on CCSA clients, staff or Board members in a confidential manner.

SPECIAL SKILLS

  • Ability to maintain regular working hours, be prompt and dependable
  • Effective oral and written communication skills with internal and external clients
  • Ability to follow directions, but initiate a task when it is clear that the next step should be taken
  • Ability to stand for 4-8 hours at a time, and the ability to lift 50 pounds occasionally, 20 to 40 pounds several times a day, and use hands to operate equipment, utensils and other implements.

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS

  • High School diploma with one year kitchen experience

SPECIAL WORKING REQUIREMENTS

  • An automobile at his/her disposal; a valid non-suspended NC driver’s license and a current automobile liability policy with continuous coverage. Reasonable accommodations may be made at agency’s discretion.
  • Practice of good health and hygiene habits
  • No substantiation or criminal conviction of child abuse or neglect.
  • Current TB test
  • Full vaccination for COVID-19

HOW TO APPLY

Submit resumes to hr@childcareservices.org.

Job Features

Job CategoryHourly, Non-Exempt
DivisionOperations
DepartmentNutrition Services
SupervisorNutrition Services Sr. Manager
LocationDurham
Service AreaDurham/Wake/Orange County
ClassificationNon-Exempt
Hours Per Week25 Hours
Salary$15.00 per hour