Food Service Assistant (Part Time- SFC)
Job Details
Staenberg Family Complex - St. Louis, MO
Part Time


Kitchen J prepares food for our Early Childhood, Adult Day Center and Home Delivery participants, as well as catering. This position assists the Assistant Supervisor & Catering Manager in the preparation of meals.

Duties (include but not limited to):

  • Preps and prepares food for Early Childhood, home delivery and Adult Day Center
  • Assist with Early Childhood and Adult Day Center meal service as needed
  • Assists with catering food preparation and service
  • Assists with Lunch Plus program in the summer for EC and Day Camp
  • Maintains sanitation standards in kitchen and storerooms
  • Adheres to Kashrut laws
  • Assists in storing of food and supplies
  • Distributes food and supplies to other departments
  • Assists in maintaining inventory of items in refrigerators, freezers, and storerooms.
  • Oversee the kitchen when supervisor is otherwise occupied
  • Assist with dishwashing when necessary
  • Other duties as assigned by supervisor






  • High school diploma or GED is required.
  • Culinary training or education is desired.
  • Experience in quantity food production is required.
  • Must have ability to read recipes and prepare food as directed.
  • Knowledge of weights and measurements necessary for proper food preparation is required.
  • Knowledge of tools and equipment needed for food production is required.
  • Good physical condition, including the ability to stand for prolonged periods, lift up to 25lbs, bend, stretch, and walk to other areas on campus.
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills with people of all ages. Customer service focus is important.
  • ServSafe Certification is desired or willingness to gain certification.
  • Visual and auditory acuity to perform the job is necessary.

Kitchen J staff are required to have Hepatitis A vaccines (provided if necessary) and may be required to register on the MO Family Care Safety Registry. Employees are subject to pre-employment background screenings.