The Salvation Army - Central Territory

  • Kitchen Assistant - Feed the Kids Program

    Job Locations US-WI-Milwaukee
    Job ID
    # of Openings
    Seasonal Part-Time
  • Overview

    Provide the Feed the Kids program coordination as it relates to meal preparation, meal distribution, volunteers, cleanliness of food preparation and kitchen areas and service delivery. 



    • Assist Kitchen Manager with the supervision of volunteers, drivers, route staff in the preparation and distribution of meals
    • Assist the Kitchen Manager in the supervision of Milwaukee Area Workforce Investment Bureau workers
    • Primarily work in the food prep area; be visible and responsive to volunteers. Make sure there is program staff presence in the food prep area at all times
    • Assist Kitchen Manager in meal assembly and meal distribution
    • Be sure that the food prep area and kitchen are cleaned daily according to the checklist
    • Monitor food inventory.
    • Monitor non-food supplies
    • Assist Kitchen Manager with rotation of meat, cheese, bread and fruit on a daily basis
    • Communicate volunteer needs with the Kitchen Manager and Community Outreach Programs Manager
    • Prepare a sufficient amount of meat and cheese for next day
    • Ensure that all food is handled, stored and thawed according to department of Health standards
    • Act in a manner consistent with The Salvation Army Mission Statement to ensure its effective delivery of all services.


    RELATIONSHIPS:  Work together with the Community Outreach Programs Manager and the Distribution Center staff regarding the transportation of meals.  Work in coordination with the route staff at each drop-off site to account for and distribute meals.


    SUPERVISION RECEIVED:  Community Outreach Programs Manager


    SUPERVISION OF OTHERS:  Volunteers and shared supervision of Milwaukee Area Workforce Investment Bureau workers



    • Have a valid Wisconsin driver’s license and be approved to drive a Salvation Army vehicle
    • Good interpersonal skills
    • Good verbal skills
    • Good public relations skills
    • Ability to lift at least fifty pounds, with or without reasonable accommodation.


    This is a seasonal position.  Employment dates are from June 17, through August 23, 2019; Monday through Friday from 9:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m. (Times may be adjusted due to work volume.)



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