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Part-Time Cook

Part-Time Cook

Job ID 
Job Locations 
US-NY-Jackson Heights
Food Services
Compensation Min 
Compensation Max 
Regular Part-Time

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Queens Temple Corps is seeking a Part-Time Cook. The Part-Time Cook will be responsible to prepare and cook meals, serve daily Soup Kitchen meals and maintains the organization and cleanliness in the kitchen.



  • Plan menus for Soup Kitchen with the Corps Officer weekly monthly if possible.
  • Keep track of inventory of food supplies for each week, request restock supplies or other food and supplies as they are needed.
  • Prepare and cook a daily hot lunch for Soup Kitchen.
  • Clean-up kitchen, put away left-over etc. after every meal.
  • Do any preparation necessary for the next day's meal to avoid last minute rush.
  • Responsible for the cleanliness, health and safety of the Kitchen area.
  • Supervise any Community Service Workers, Volunteers, or others assigned to help in the Kitchen.
  • Report immediately any issues, accidents, or broken equipment to Corps Officer.
  • Any other duties as it relates to the Kitchen given by Corps Officer.


  • High School Diploma or GED.
  • Up to Date Food Handler's Certification and/or other related Certification
  • Ability to operate and maintain all kitchen appliances and equipment
  • Ability to supervise volunteers/community service workers effectively and efficiently keeping and maintaining order and cleanliness of kitchen