Food Operation Assistant
Overview:Friendship Public Charter School operates a thriving network of college preparatory public charter schools. Headquartered in Washington, DC. Friendship serves over 4,800 students in preschool to grade 12 and guides a growing network of alumni to college completion annually. Nearly 70% of students are deemed "at-risk"A' due to family poverty, homelessness or other complex risk factors and 100% of students are deemed eligible for free and reduced lunch due to community poverty. 98% are African American or Latino. The mission of Friendship Public Charter School (FPCS) is to prepare students to become ethical, literate, well-rounded and self-sufficient citizens by providing a world-class education that motivates students to reach high academic standards, to enjoy learning, to achieve success, and to contribute actively to their communitiesResponsibilities:Participates in the delivery of foods,Assists and participates in the operation of the speed-line including preparation and serving various food items,Assists in requisitioning, receiving and storing of foods and supplies.Unloading of deliveries, including storage and inventory,Estimates quantities of food and supplies required.Assists in taking of inventory,Assists in maintaining proper care of equipment and sanitation of the kitchen,Washes dishes and kitchen equipment,Serves as Point of Service/Cashier.Other duties may be assigned.Qualifications:Food Operations Assistant QualificationsHigh school diploma or above preferredStrong organizational and interpersonal skillsAbility to manage large groups of young children and communicate with them in a nurturing, patient, and loving mannerUnquestioned integrity and commitment to FPCS and its valuesAbility to lift up to 20 poundsAbility to walk up and down stairs carrying up to 20 poundsAbility to walk over 5,000 steps per dayRequired: Fully vaccinated against COVID-19. A person is considered fully vaccinated 14 days after the last dose of a COVID-19 vaccination series (after the second dose of a 2-dose series, or after one dose of a single-dose vaccine).