East Side Soup Kitchen Kitchen Assistant in Saginaw, Michigan
The East Side Soup Kitchen is looking to hire a dedicated and reliable part-time kitchen assistant responsible for the preparation and serving of nutritious meals to our guests while ensuring secure, clean, and efficient kitchen and food storage areas. Responsibilities liMaintain a clean and organized kitchen/li liEnsuring the food preparation areas are clean and hygienic; including equipment, floors, and other kitchen tools or areas/li liLifting of heavy pots and pans/li liAssisting the Cook with the preparation of meal ingredients, which includes washing, cleaning, peeling, cutting, and chopping fruit, vegetables, poultry, and meat/li liServing guests, as needed/li liMeal preparation for meals to be served later in the week/li liAssist in keeping cooler, freezers, and pantry clean and organized/li liAssisting with the unloading of delivered food supplies/li liComplete and track inventory of food items/li liWashing utensils and dishes and making sure they are stored appropriately/li /ul Minimum Qualifications liAbility to prioritize and handle a variety of tasks/li liExcellent organizational skills with the ability to effectively plan/li liAbility to read and comprehend directions/li liAbility to follow instructions and work as part of a team/li liCommitment to and experience working with people from diverse populations/li liAbility to maintain a high level of customer service and professional behavior/li liAbility to lift up to 50 pounds and to stand for extended periods of time/li liExperience in foodservice and preparation is desired/li liServSafe certification preferred/li liMust be at least 18 years old with valid drivers license/li liIndividual must successfully pass a pre-employment background screening/li /ul Hours The current hours are Monday, Wednesday, and Friday, 8:00 am-1:00 pm. Tuesday and Thursday shifts may be added when our serving schedule increases to 5 days/week. Required shifts may include 3-4 weekend days per year. Pay: $11.00 - $12.00 per hour COVID-19 considerations:To keep our employees and guests safe, all staff are required to wear a face mask, hair net or hat, beard covering (if needed), enclosed non-slip shoes, and an apron.