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Food Services Assistant

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The Salvation Army National Headquarters | Alexandria, VA
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The Salvation Army National Headquarters


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Published 6 days ago

February 3, 2020
January 31, 2020
$21,057 - $26,317$11.57 - $14.46 Hourly, Paid Bi-Weekly

Assists with the set up and preparation of meals (salad bar), beverages, and snacks making sure all items are displayed according to set standards and health codes. Assists with the break down of meals, beverages, and snacks. Assists with cleaning tables, chairs, and serving area including steam wells and cold tables. Assists in refilling salt and pepper shakers as needed. Assists with washing, drying and storing pots and pans, plates, glasses, cups, bowls and utensils. Assists in receiving and the proper storing of food and beverage supplies. Daily sweeps and mops kitchen floor area.

Responsible for cleaning and regular maintenance of 3rd floor kitchen unit to include stocking with cups, coffee products, juices, appropriate condiments. In the absence of the Cook, responsible for 3rd floor catering by replenishing and refreshing with fresh coffee, water as well as clean up.

Responsible for thorough cleaning of the kitchen weekly.

Serves as backup to the Cook position in his/her absence in the areas of, but not limited to, total preparation of the salad bar, laundering dirty linens, towels, uniform shirts, aprons and day room bedding and bedspread, stocking foods, beverages and supplies in an orderly and safe manner, and instructing temps and ensuring their tasks are completed in a timely manner.

In the absence of both the head cook and cook, prepares simple menus for lunch.

Experience / Knowledge

One year experience working in a kitchen preferred

Food Handler’s Certificate required

Knowledge of use of cleaning equipment. Ability to properly clean kitchen appliances and utensils

Ability to read, write, and communicate the English language.

Ability to lift and/or carry up to 30 lbs.

Duties are usually performed by frequent walking and/or standing, kneeling, or squatting relieved by lesser periods of sitting.


Assists with the set up and preparation of meals (salad bar), beverages, and snacks making sure all items are displayed according to set standards and health codes. Assists with the break down of meals, beverages, and snacks. Assists with…

Details at a glance

  • On-site Location
  • Full Time Schedule

Benefits

Benefits after 90 days. Free underground parking and lunches offered.

Benefits after 90 days. Free underground parking and lunches offered.

Level of Language Proficiency

Highly proficient in the English language.

Highly proficient in the English language.

How to Apply

Submit your cover letter and resume by secure fax to (703) 684-3478, e-mail to usn.recruit@usn.salvationarmy.org with the job title in the subject line, or send via US Mail to 615 Slaters Lane Alexandria, VA 22314, Attn: HR Office.

Submit your cover letter and resume by secure fax to (703) 684-3478, e-mail to usn.recruit@usn.salvationarmy.org with the job title in the subject line, or send via US Mail to 615 Slaters…

Location

615 Slaters Lane, Alexandria, VA 22314

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