Kitchen Assistant
Blackbird Farm

Now Hiring Full-Time Kitchen Assistant to live and work at Blackbird Farm!!

Blackbird Farm sits on 250 acres of beautiful rolling acres with lakes, ponds and redwood trees.

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Kitchen Assistant

Blackbird Farm
Location:
Philo, California in Mendocino County
Wages/Pay:
$275.00 / week
Experience:
No experience required
Start Date:
Job starts immediately! (Nov 20, 2017)

Blackbird Farm is located in the scenic hills and forests of Philo, CA. We work with Pathways In Education to provide experiential and social/emotional programming to high school students that are at risk of not graduating from high school. Our students visit us for 10 days in which they participate in a variety of fun and educational activities such as learning about sustainable living, ropes courses and also complete lessons led by staff.

We are currently looking for staff who have experience in a variety of cooking settings preparing for large groups. 

If the candidate lives on site, the position pays $275/week, room and board included, Medical Benefits eligible. 

If the candidate lives off site, this position will be paid at an hourly rate.

THIS POSITION BEGINS IMMEDIATELY AND STAYS ON THROUGH AUGUST 2018 WITH THE OPTION TO STAY ON LONGER.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS OF POSITION INCLUDE, BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO THE FOLLOWING:*

  • Greet our guests with a smile and express a genuine appreciation for them
  • Follow safety regulations
  • Follow all Farm standards guidelines
  • Support Chef with all meal preparation
  • Clean food preparation equipment used, and ensures food preparation and service areas are maintained in a clean and sanitary manner
  • Assisting in putting away food deliveries

EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE AND REQUIREMENTS:

  • Professional, mature and experienced working with a wide range of populations (experience with both youth and adult clients)
  • 1 year experience as line cook and preparation work
  • Knowledge of quantity food preparation techniques and procedures
  • Knowledge of food preparation and care of appliances and equipment
  • Ability to interpret and follow recipes
  • Ability to accept guidance and supervision
  • Previous cooking experience a plus
  • Enthusiastic, patient, sense of humor and self-control
  • Ability to accept guidance and supervision
  • At least 21 years of age
  • Must be willing to complete a medical exam after hire

*The specific statements shown in each section of this description are not intended to be all inclusive.  They describe the general nature and level of work being performed and/or represent typical elements and criteria considered necessary to successfully perform the job.  The Company retains the discretion to add to or change the duties of the position at any time.

Pathways in Education is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

How to Apply

please email resumes to sdyer@pathwaysedu.org

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