American Red Cross Food Services Worker in Medford, Massachusetts

Job Description:

As an employee at the American Red Cross, you could be on the front lines making a positive impact on our community. You could provide your services directly to the American public or support to the people who do. Both roles help further the mission of the Red Cross. Join our non-profit organization, where your heart and mind go to work!

We are currently seeking a part-time Food Services Worker to work with our Boston Food Pantry program. Position is 15 hours / week: Tuesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, 6:30 – 11:30 am.

Must have a valid Driver's License and driving record in good standing.

Job Summary:

Performs a variety of tasks that facilitate the preparation and serving of food and beverages.Specific Job Duties:

Will support the Boston Food Pantry and its mobile markets program delivering groceries to food-insecure areas. Will assist with food preparation, driving, distribution and pick up. Will drive company van or 16' box truck.

Responsibilities:1. Prepares food for cleaning, cutting, mixing, and cooking. Prepares beverages.2. Maintains all areas of the food service operations in a sanitary condition including heavy cleaning, collecting and disposing of garbage. May bus tables.3. Required to properly operate commercial kitchen equipment including dishwashers, ovens, stoves, fryers, boilers, choppers, etc. Follows standard precautions using personal protective equipment as required.4. May assist with taking meal orders, serving meals and providing exceptional customer service. May handle cash.5. Receives and stores departmental supplies and food. May stock food.


Education: High School or equivalent.Experience: Minimum 6 months of food service experience. Skills and Abilities: Strong interpersonal, verbal and written communications skills. Must have knowledge of operation of food service equipment. Ability to prioritize and perform assigned tasks independently. Ability to understand and apply regulations, rules and instructions.Other: Ability to become proficient with MS Office software, including Word, Excel, PowerPoint and OutlookTravel: Will involve work in the field. Must have a valid Driver's License and driving record in good standing.

Apply now! Joining our team will provide you with the opportunity to make a difference every day.

The American Red Cross is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.

The American Red Cross is a diverse nonprofit organization offering its employee's professional development and growth opportunities, a competitive salary, comprehensive benefits, and a collaborative team spirit environment.