Food Service Worker (seasonal part-time)

September 24, 2018

Columbus House, Inc.
Job Posting: Food Service Worker, FLSA Non-Exempt
Seasonal Part Time Position (Mid November 2018 through late April 2019)

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VEVRAA Federal Contractor: Priority Referrals of Protected Veterans Requested.

General Description:
Assists the Food Service Manager in providing meal preparation and kitchen oversight in a homeless shelter setting.

Organizes and directs food service functions and supervises food service volunteers during absence of the Food Service Manager. Ensures the proper storage of food and other supplies. Assists in cleaning and maintaining all food preparation related equipment and facilities. Assists in food preparation, including meals from scratch, and Dining Room serving as needed and stocking of food pantry. Other related duties as assigned.

Possessed of appropriate grooming, manner and conduct for a food service environment. Candidate must be physically able to move independently throughout the facility while being capable of stooping, reaching, cleaning etc. Must have initiative, integrity and responsibility with the ability to make decisions. Understands the problems of homelessness and is interested in creating an atmosphere of "caring" among the staff. Must be able to lift 50 pounds unassisted. Two years' experience in food preparation and service. Must have the ability to supervise others and continue to be trained on the job in food preparation, cooking, estimating quantities and other service duties. Safe Food Handling Certificate.

Salary: $12.00 per hour, no benefits
Reports to: Food Services Manager
Schedule: 20 hours per week, schedule TBD; some evenings and weekend duties required

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*Send your resume and a cover letter to Human Resources Specialist, Columbus House Inc., P.O. Box 7093, New Haven CT 06519

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