Full Time
Hours notes: 
37.5 Hours weekly; Must be flexible for a Monday through Sunday 6AM start time including evenings and weekends
Job Description: 


The Cook works under the direction of the Community Integrated Team Leader (CITL) to provide professional cook duties for Café Commons located at Wood Street Commons in Downtown Pittsburgh.  The Cook leads the kitchen team in meal preparation, delivery of food service and meals to residents of the building in a respectful manner, prepares all menu items according to quantity menu, and heats all foods to proper and safe temperatures.  The Cook follows appropriate cleaning, sanitizing of work areas and equipment maintenance according to State and County health regulations.

Minimum Qualifications: 
  1. High school graduate or equivalent education preferred.

  2. Minimum three (3) years food service experience including prior quantity food preparation and cooking experience.

  3. Current Food handlers certification approved by the County (e.g., HACCP and ServSafe).

  4. Knowledge of proper kitchen safety and sanitation practices and standards, and equipment maintenance, including compliance with all Allegheny County Health Department regulations.

  5. Ability to lift and carry items up to 50lbs.

  6. Ability to use tools and equipment required for food preparation.

  7. Verbal and writing abilities necessary to communicate and work effectively with various levels of staff and residents.

  8. Sensitivity to individuals in need of program services including those with physical, behavioral, and mental health barriers.

  9. Willingness and ability to work collaboratively with staff and programs.

  10. Dedication to the core values of CHS: Respect, Relevance, Quality, and Advocacy.

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