Sep 01, 2020

Kitchen Assistant

  • JAARS, Inc.
Part time Customer Service Entry Level Food Service Nonprofit Volunteer Opportunities

Job Description

Target Staff Type             Supported - Receives financial assistance from others through their church or a mission organization


Work Location   JAARS Waxhaw

FTE         0.500

Position Summary          

  • Responsible for assisting the Food Service Manager and peers in food preparation and service as assigned.
  • For a volunteer or a staff person who raises support
  • Able to display documentation that shows authorization to work in the United States


Position Responsibilities              

  • Prepare food and snacks and serve meals to guests
  • Maintain cleanliness in kitchen, following strict hygiene, health, and safety rules, including cleaning and sanitizing tables, equipment and work area
  • Ensure proper storage of leftovers by properly cooling, labeling, storing or discarding if necessary
  • Create a friendly and courteous environment with staff and guests
  • Take responsibility for delegated activities and bring them to completion
  • Provide assistance in kitchen where needed or designated and other specific duties that may be assigned, such as preparation of sandwiches
  • May assist with preparations for and service during special functions, such as buffet lunches and JAARS Day other special events
  • Maintain equipment and facilities in accordance with national health regulations


Position Requirements 

  • A deep and growing walk with the Lord Jesus that includes your personal spiritual growth and the ability to support others in their spiritual growth
  • Embrace the vision, mission, and core values of JAARS
  • Willingness to serve
  • Carry out tasks quickly and competently while following instructions
  • Follow instructions
  • Ability to walk, stand and be on feet for several hours
  • Use your initiative and work collaboratively in a team environment
  • Interest in food service area
  • Food preparation experience helpful

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