Kitchen Assistant Older Adult Services Department
The Salvation Army, an internationally recognized non-profit, faith based organization, has a job opening for Kitchen Assistant for the Central Oklahoma Area Command, located in Oklahoma City, OK.
Prepares for and accepts meal deliveries from RSK (Red Shield Kitchen); prepares food items that will be served in addition to delivered meals; prepare dining room for meals and assists in dining room and kitchen clean-up; cleans kitchen equipment and washes dishes; sweeps and mops dining room and kitchen floors.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
Knowledge of proper cooking methods and procedures.
Knowledge of acceptable food storage and cleaning techniques.
Knowledge of cleaning practices, methods and techniques.
Ability to prepare nutritional, tasteful and safe food for large groups in a timely manner.
Ability to wash dishes, kitchen appliances and equipment.
Ability to properly clean kitchen and dining area.
Ability to read, write and communicate the English language.
Ability to cook, taste and smell food.
Education and Experience
High School diploma or G.E.D AND one year experience working in a kitchen OR any equivalent combination of training and experience which provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities
Food Handlers License
Safeserve Training and License
Ability to meet attendance requirements.
Duties are usually performed by frequent walking and/or standing, keeling or squatting.
Work is performed indoors in a kitchen environment where there may be physical discomforts associated with extreme temperatures working around hot stoves/ovens or cold freezers, noise, chemicals, fumes, and the like.
All employees recognize that The Salvation Army is a church and agree that they will do nothing as an employee of The Salvation Army to undermine its religious mission.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.
Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled
When an application is selected for review, typically, only applicants who indicate the relevant education and experience requirements, as indicated in the job description for the position, may be considered for job openings. Please FULLY complete the application, answer questions completely, honestly and to the best of your ability. Please also upload a copy of your resume (when available). Those applicants requiring accommodation to the application and/or interview process should contact a representative of the Human Resources Department at the applicable location.
We appreciate your interest in employment opportunities with The Salvation Army!
- Job Family AOK-NON-EXEMPT
- Job Function Food Service
- Pay Type Hourly
- Hiring Rate $9.00
- AOK - Oklahoma City, OK 1001 N. PENNSYLVANIA 73107, 1001 N. PENNSYLVANIA, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, United States of America