Assistant Cook

  • Job posted by HELP USA

Job Type

Part Time




New York
United States


Assistant Cook – Part Time

New York, NY (Wards Island)


HELP USA is one of the nation’s largest homeless services providers and low-income housing developers serving at-risk populations including families, veterans, and survivors of domestic violence. With an annual operating budget in excess of $100 million, HELP USA currently serves 25,000 people per year in 52 programs and residences across five states and is continuing to grow. HELP provides 3,500 units of permanent and transitional housing as part of its 30-year commitment to families and individuals in need of safe, stable homes.

Position Overview

Works within the policies and procedures of the HELP organization and the relations of the New York City Department of Health. Follows the individual work schedule as provided by the Food Services Supervisor and to participate in regular staff meetings. Assists cook in preparation and distribution of food. Substitutes as cook when Food Services Supervisor is absent. Maintains kitchen and kitchen equipment in an orderly and sanitary manner, including sweeping and mopping of kitchen floor, in compliance with the Board of Health regulations. Washes dishes/utensils according to sanitary procedures. Keeps daily meal count records. Keeps updated inventory and reports to Food Services Supervisor and items that need replacing. Performs additional tasks as assigned.

Requirements: High School Diploma or GED required. All necessary Food Services Licenses required. Three years of related work experience preferred.

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Professional Level


Minimum Education Required

High School

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