Employment Opportunity

2 Full Time COOK Positions OPEN
Monday - Friday Full-Time Shift Available

Position Summary:

We are looking for 2 full-time applicants for the Cook position.

  • The first shift is 10:30am-7:00pm Wednesday thru Friday & 6:00am-2:30pm Saturday and Sunday. 
  • The second shift is Monday – Friday 5:30am – 2:00pm

The Cook is responsible for preparing and serving attractive, nutritionally balanced meals for the children. This position is responsible for maintaining high standards of quality food production and portion control using standard recipes and also for appropriate quantities of food needed to meet menu requirements. The Cook is also responsible for assisting with supervision of the children while they learn kitchen skills; including but not limited to cleaning, sanitizing and preparing meals. In addition to assisting the children during their meal times, encouraging and teaching portion control the Cook encourages the children to try new foods and observe basic nutrition habits as they make their own salads from a selection of seasonal fruits and vegetables.

In addition, the Cook will possess a Food Handler Certificate, following all guidelines set forth by Community Care Licensing, USDA National Breakfast & Lunch School Program. This position also performs a variety of maintenance tasks such as sweeping, light mopping, and maintaining refrigerators, freezers and store rooms in a neat and clean order. In the absence of the Kitchen Supervisor, this position may be responsible for the food service department.


  • A High School Diploma or GED is required.
  • Two years experience cooking and serving large groups of people is required. School lunch experience is desirable.
  • Food Handler Certification is required within the first three months of employment. 
  • Knowledge of large quantity food preparation is desirable. 
  • Knowledge of and ability to apply basic food preparation methods.
  • Ability to maintain all equipment used in cooking, food preparation, food storage and cleaning/sanitation in a safe and efficient manner.

If you are interested in this position, please apply through our website: http://www.crhkids.org/pod/click-here-apply-position-us

Or submit your resume and availability to jobs@crhkids.org

If the hiring manager determines that you have the qualifications they are looking for, they may give you a call for an interview, otherwise, we will keep your resume/application on file for 6 months. 

All positions require a background check, drug & physical test, valid California Drivers License, acceptable DMV record and that you be 21 years of age or older.


Please see the attached job description for a detailed description of this position.