Cook Assistant -703

Augusta, GA, USA Req #24263
Thursday, January 19, 2023

The Salvation Army, an internationally recognized non-profit, faith based organization, has a job opening for a part time Cook Assistant for the Augusta Area Command, located in Augusta, GA.

Job Summary

Assists with the preparation, cooking and serving of nutritional meals and snacks in accordance with established guidelines and schedules; ensures all meals are prepared and served in a safe and presentable manner; cleans kitchen facilities, equipment, and appliances; maintains inventory of kitchen supplies and food in a neat and orderly manner.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

Knowledge of proper cooking methods and procedures; knowledge of meal planning techniques; knowledge of acceptable food storage and cleaning techniques; ability to cook nutritional, tasteful, and safe food for large groups in a timely manner; ability to properly clean kitchen appliances and utensils; ability to order food and kitchen supplies in an economical manner and to maintain an adequate level of inventory; ability to use/operate various kitchen equipment, i.e. stove, oven, refrigerators, freezers, kitchen utensils, blender, mixer, food processor, mop, and broom.

Education and Experience

High School Diploma or G.E.D.; one (1) year experience cooking food for large groups; any equivalent combination of training and experience which provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities.

Licenses and Certifications


Physical Requirements and Working Conditions

Ability to meet attendance requirements; ability to read, write, and communicate the English language; ability to cook, taste, and smell food. Duties are usually performed by frequent walking and/or standing, kneeling, or squatting relieved by lesser periods of sitting. Work is performed in a normal kitchen environment where there may be limited physical discomforts associated with working around hot stoves/ovens or cold freezers.

Additional Information

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.

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*Application Submittal Period: 01/18/2023 - until filled

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.

Other details

  • Job Family GA-NON-EXEMPT
  • Job Function Food Service
  • Pay Type Hourly
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  • Augusta, GA, USA