Kitchen Assistant

Oct 18, 2016
Oct 19, 2016
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Full Time
This position will provide assistance to the Manager of the Chrysalis Center Kitchen (La Cocina) as necessary. Responsibilities will primarily include instructional assistance with culinary students as outlined by the established curriculum and operational assistance with all meal production activities. RESPONSIBILITIES: 1. Assists with the oversight and coordinates kitchen operations and the production of meals to ensure all food safety and sanitation regulations are in compliance. Maintains the highest level of food quality, safety and cleanliness. 2. Assists with the supervision of trainees through theory and practical applications. Demonstrates professional culinary techniques and methods as well as projecting a professional attitude and manner at all times as appropriate. 3. Under the auspices of the La Cocina Manager, conducts training sessions/classes with CCK students following the ServSafe curriculum and assists the Manager with all training activities and testing. 4. Assist in daily menu development and may identify menus and assists with food preparation/serving for special events or meetings. 5. Provide weekend and holiday coverage on a rotating schedule. QUALIFICATIONS: 1. High school diploma or equivalent required, Associates degree preferred. 2. Valid ServSafe Certification preferred plus a minimum of two years' experience in food service. 3. Understands the principles of recovery, demonstrate teaching/training ability. 4. Knowledge and proficiency in using computer applications, (Windows, Excel, Outlook). 5. Must be able to lift 50 pounds and be able to carry objects. 6. Possess and maintains a valid Drivers' License, reliable vehicle, current registration and insurance. 7. Must have a valid driver's license and vehicle. 8. Bi-lingual Spanish, preferred. The ideal candidate must demonstrate organizational, time management, written and verbal skills as well as demonstrates the ability to adhere to strict Confidentiality and HIPAA Guidelines. In order to be considered please submit a resume and cover letter. Category: Restaurant & Food Service , Keywords: Kitchen Assistant