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Cook Aide/Helper

Cook Aide/Helper

Job ID 
Job Locations 
Food Services
Compensation Min 
USD $11.50/Hr.
Compensation Max 
USD $13.50/Hr.
Regular Part-Time

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The Cook Aide/Helper shall perform his/her general duties under the supervision of the corps officer, and when assigned to food service responsibilities, under the supervision of the cook. The helper performs functions related to food service and the maintenance of kitchen supplies. 


  • Assist cook(s) in preparing food as need.
  • Arrange tables for meal and snack times, as directed.
  • Distribute dishes, cutlery and food to GAINS after school participants.
  • Perform necessary cleaning task such as dusting, mopping, sweeping, etc.
  • Cleaning eating areas before and after meal and snack times.
  • Wash dishes and utensils according to sanitary practices.
  • Remove kitchen garbage to outside receptacles, clean containers.
  • Care for cleaning equipment used.
  • Assist cook in keeping inventory of kitchen supplies.
  • Other related duties may also be assigned as needed


  • High School Diploma (GED)
  • Job related experience in food preparation, serving and basic kitchen functions.