POSITION AVAILABLE — Head Cook – FT

ABOUT AMERICA’S KESWICK: America’s Keswick is a ministry where biblical teaching is used to cultivate a deeper relationship with Jesus Christ through Addiction Recovery, Conferences, Retreats, Events, and Outreach.

The purpose of America’s Keswick is to model and teach biblical victorious living in Christ Jesus, to provide an environment in which biblical life transformation takes place, and to foster active personal involvement in the local church.

 

POSITION SUMMARY: This role will aid in the preparation and execution/implementation of quality meals for our guests/residents, while carefully watching waste. The Cook will assist the Kitchen Manager in assuring that there is an atmosphere of harmony and joy in the kitchen.

 

REPORTS TO: Food Services Director

 

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Supervises Assistant Cook(s) and work therapy team.
  • Prepares all hot food.
  • Coordinates with the Food Service Director in preparation of all meals.
  • Establishes weekly hot raw food needs.
  • Practices good waste and portion control.
  • Coordinates with Assistant Food Service Director/Pantry Supervisor in preparation of meals.
  • Performs any specific task as assigned by Food Service Director.

 

SHIFT DETAILS: Hourly role, 40-hour workweek, this position requires some nights and weekends.

 

REQUIREMENTS:

  • High School Diploma/GED preferred
  • At least 3-year of work experience in various areas of food service, including cooking, baking and preparation. Skilled at conflict resolution is a must.
  • Mature Christian, able to effectively lead and demonstrate Christlikeness.
  • Complete adherence to the doctrinal position of America’s Keswick

 

PHYSICAL DEMANDS/WORKING CONDITIONS: 

  • Ability to stand, walk or sit for an extended period of time.
  • Ability to talk, see, and hear within normal range
  • Finger and hand dexterity to manipulate objects

The physical requirements described represent those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable otherwise qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the principal duties of the job except where to do so would cause an undue hardship on America’s Keswick’s business operations.

 

JOB TYPE: Full-time

PAY: $15.13 per hour

EXPECTED HOURS: No less than 40 per week

BENEFITS:

  • 401(k)
  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Paid sick time
  • Paid time off

EXPERIENCE LEVEL: 3 years

SHIFT: 8 hour shift

WEEKLY DAY RANGE:

  • Monday to Friday
  • Weekends as needed

ABILITY TO RELOCATE: Whiting, NJ 08759: Relocate before starting work (Required)

WORK LOCATION: In person

 

This position is currently available.  Please complete an Employment Application, attaching a cover letter and resume at the link below.  Your application will be reviewed by the Human Resources Director.

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

America’s Keswick is an AA/EEO employer.