NANA Regional Corporation Cook - K-12 LKSD - Platinum, AK in Platinum, Alaska
Req ID: LK 00367
NMS in Platinum , AK is looking to hire a Cook . Do you enjoy cooking? Would you like to work in a supportive environment that encourages creativity and innovation? If this culinary opportunity interests you, apply today!
Built on a culture of safety and integrity, we deliver award-winning support services to a variety of clients. The mission of the Lower Kuskokwim School District is to ensure bilingual, culturally appropriate, and effective education for all students in order to provide them with the opportunity to be responsible, productive citizens. We count on our employees to fulfill that mission in every aspect of their work.
We love our team members ! Taking care of them is a high priority. Our company is represented by five generations! We are also extremely committed to maintaining a diverse employee community. In addition to rewarding work, we offer competitive pay and plenty of opportunities for growth in a warm and friendly environment .
A DAY IN THE LIFE OF A COOK
As a Cook, you play a vital role in ensuring students receive nutritious meals during the school day. You also assist the culinary team with preparing food for banquets and sporting events as required. After reviewing the needs of the day with the supervisor on duty, you get right to work. Your reliability and flexibility make you a valuable asset, whether you're cooking during the day or assisting with evening and weekend shifts.
When not actively engaged in food preparation, you help with maintaining the cleanliness of the kitchen by wiping down surfaces and ensuring supplies are properly stored. You’re passionate about providing nourishment to young minds, and it shows in your outstanding work!
● High School diploma or GED equivalent
● 1 year of directly related food preparation or cooking experience
● Must be fluent in speaking, reading, and writing English.
● A valid driver’s license and an acceptable driving record for the past three (3) years to be eligible under NMS’ vehicle insurance policy
Working Conditions and Physical Requirements
Weather: Indoor/Outdoor (Occasional exposure to extreme weather)
Noise level: Moderate
Office conditions: Pace of work environment: Medium
Customer Interaction: High
Description of environment: School kitchen
Frequently required to walk and stand. Occasionally required to lift, pull and push. Rarely in cramped or confined spaces and climbing.
Physical requirements: Must frequently lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.
Are you attentive to detail? Can you bring a high level of enthusiasm to the job? Do you take pride in cooking good food? If yes, you might just be perfect for this culinary position!
WORK SCHEDULE FOR A COOK
This school kitchen position typically works Monday - Friday but may need to be available for nights and weekends as needed for sporting events, catering, and banquets.
READY TO JOIN OUR SCHOOL KITCHEN TEAM?
If you feel that you would be right for this culinary job, please fill out our initial 3-minute, mobile-friendly application . We look forward to meeting you!
Organization: Food and Facilities Management
Job: Food Preparation & Service
Primary Location: US-AK-Platinum
NMS is an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, disability, veteran protected status or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.