Kitchen Prep Assistant

Willow Valley Communities
Willow Street, PA
Jul 31, 2022
Aug 08, 2022
Food Service
Full Time
As a condition of employment, Willow Valley Communities requires that all new hires are fully vaccinated for COVID-19 prior to their first day of employment. Willow Valley Communities is hiring a Kitchen Prep Assistant to be Responsible to assist cooks with food preparation, salad bar preparation, and buffet and cook station prep. Works in a variety of dining venues that may include buffets, menu style dining, country kitchens, display cooking stations and tray lines. Responsibilities: Reads menu, procures food from storage areas and utilizes standardized recipes to assist in preparing food items for the meal period. Measures and mixes ingredients accurately. Observes and tests food being cooked by properly taste testing and taking food temperatures using proper Serv Safe procedures and guidelines. Food preparation skills require the ability to read recipes and use general kitchen equipment to steam, saute, bake, broil and grill. Food tasks include but are not limited to measuring, washing, peeling, cutting, slicing and portioning food. Sets up and refills food stations by monitoring food quantities and quality during the meal period. Communicates needs to the cook in a timely manner in a menu, buffet or display cooking setting to avoid a disruption in service. Assures food stations, kitchens and related areas are set up, maintained and cleaned up using established cleaning guidelines and checklists. Practices the proper operation of equipment to ensure personal safety and avoid damage to equipment. Performs cleaning tasks as required and is designated on the kitchen cleaning schedule. Attends all required training in-services. Follow Willow Valley's HACCP plan and all related food safety policies and procedures. Must maintain a professional, neat and clean appearance and exhibit a positive attitude. This position has regular and direct contact with Residents and guests, requiring Team Member to display an engaging personality, enthusiasm and energy throughout their shift. Qualifications: Less than high school education; or up to one month related experience or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience. Hours: 37.5 hrs/week Schedule: 11:00am-7:30pm Every other weekend; Sat. 11:00am-7:30pm; Sun. 6:00am-3:00PM Every other holiday Location: Spring Run of Willow Valley Communities 950 Willow Valley Lakes Drive, Willow Street, PA 17584 Wage: Starting at $13.00/hr Opportunities with WVC: Tuition Reimbursement Scholarships TM Events and Recognition Plus many more CUL111 Location: Willow Valley Communities . Kitchen Prep Helper-Spring Run Schedule: Full-time, Day/Evening, 37.5 hours, EOH, EOW, 11-7:30M-Sa, 6-3:00 Su