USA

Kitchen Assistant - Temp

locationNew Britain - Connecticut (CT), 06053

atCW Resources

Job Description:

Purpose:
The purpose of this position is to have a staff member that assists the cook and all other kitchen staff in the preparation of meals. The Kitchen Assistant aims to serve as a major support to all other kitchen staff to ensure that the meal prep goes smoothly.

ROLE AND RESPONSIBILITIES

Job Duties:
  • Read senior center menu and serve meals accordingly.
  • Serve lunch and dessert to all seniors.
  • Wash dishes, pots and utensils.
  • Perform all other duties assigned for the senior center.
  • Serve as a substitute when the Employment Specialist is not present for the day.
Essential Duties:
  • Must be able to quickly and efficiently prepare food
  • Must be able to follow directions
QUALIFICATIONS AND EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS

  • High School Degree preferred
  • Minimum of one (1) year preferred in the food industry
PREFERRED KNOWLEDGE

  • Strong commitment to high level of service and quality standards
  • Ability to plan and organize
  • Ability to work well under pressure and meet deadlines
  • Strong sense of urgency; self-directed
  • Ability read and understand labels and instructions, particularly regarding food safety and food hygiene procedures
PREFERRED SKILLS

  • Team building • Decision making skills
  • Problem solving skills
  • Time management skills
  • Ability to work with little supervision
PREFERRED
ATTRIBUTES

  • Flexibility
  • Respectfulness
  • Sound work ethics
  • Honest and trustworthy
PHYSICAL DEMANDS

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this job the incumbent will have to sit, stand and or walk for the majority of the shift. The incumbent is required to regularly talk or hear while fulfilling the duties of the job. The employee may have to lift up to 30 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, and the ability to adjust focus.

ENVIRONMENTAL DEMANDS

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations will be made. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is occasionally exposed to outside weather conditions. The noise level in the environment can be loud depending on what kitchen machinery is in use.

BACKGROUND CHECK

The applicant must submit to background check prior to hire and ongoing, may be subject to drug screening.

CW Resources, Inc. is a VEVRAA Federal Contractor. CW Resources, Inc. actively solicits applications from minorities, veterans, women and persons with disabilities. Reasonable accommodations will be made if needed.

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