Cook Part Time Weekend

696 Jackson Ave, Memphis, TN 38105, USA ● Memphis, TN, USA Req #16167
Tuesday, September 14, 2021

The Salvation Army, an internationally recognized non-profit, faith-based organization, has opening for a part time weekend Cook for the Kentucky - Tennessee Territory, located in Memphis, Tennessee.


We have Excellent Part Time Benefits:

  • Vacation Time
  • Sick Time
  • Group Voluntary Term Life Insurance
  • Aflac Supplemental Insurance
  • Flexible Spending Account


Job Summary:

The Cook is required to plan, prepare, cook and serve nutritional meals and snacks in accordance with established guidelines and schedules; ensure all meals are prepared and served in a safe and presentable manner; clean kitchen facilities, equipment, and appliances; maintain inventory of kitchen supplies and food in a neat and orderly manner.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

Knowledge of proper cooking methods and procedures; knowledge of meal planning techniques; knowledge of acceptable food storage and cleaning techniques; ability to cook nutritional, tasteful, and safe food for large groups in a timely manner; ability to properly clean kitchen appliances and utensils; ability to order food and kitchen supplies in an economical manner and to maintain an adequate level of inventory.


Education and Experience:

High School diploma or equivalent, and one-year experience cooking food for large groups, or any equivalent combination of training and experience which provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities.


Physical Requirements/Working Conditions

Ability to meet attendance requirements; ability to read, write, and communicate the English language; ability to cook, taste, and smell food; duties are usually performed by frequent walking and/or standing, kneeling, or squatting relieved by lesser periods of sitting.  Work is performed in a normal kitchen environment where there may be limited physical discomforts associated with working around hot stoves/ovens or cold freezers.


Additional Comments:
All employees recognize The Salvation Army is a church and agree that they will do nothing as an employee of The Salvation Army to undermine its religious mission.

To apply, please select the "Apply Now" icon at the bottom of this posting.

Application Submittal Period: 9/14/2021 – 9/24/2021

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability. 

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled 



To apply, please complete our on-line application


Other details

  • Job Family KT-NON-EXEMPT
  • Job Function Food Service
  • Pay Type Hourly
  • 696 Jackson Ave, Memphis, TN 38105, USA
  • Memphis, TN, USA