St. Vincent De Paul of San Francisco

Food Service Worker

St. Vincent de Paul Society of San Francisco
Multi-Service Center – No. California’s largest homeless shelter

JOB TITLE: Food Service Worker
SCHEDULE: 40 hours per week, 5 days per week, 2 morning and 3 afternoon shifts
LOCATION: 525 – 5th Street, San Francisco, CA 94107
CLASSIFICATION: Non-exempt, Full-time, Union position
SUPERVISOR: Food Services Supervisor
SALARY/BENEFITS: $15.15 per hour, sick hours

SUMMARY:
The Food Service Worker assists the lead cook in the preparation of the day’s meal. Maintain kitchen, food prep and cleanliness of kitchen, storage, refrigerator and dining area.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
• Assists the lead cook in the food preparation of the day’s meal.
• Follow all applicable health guidelines for food safety handling.
• Keep the kitchen and food preparation areas clean at all times.
• Keep the walk-in refrigerator and storage room clean on a daily basis with the help of CAAP workers and kitchen staff.
• Keep the dining room clean at all times.
• Provide courteous and informative guest service while ensuring that assigned station is stocked and clean.
• Accept and record donations to the kitchen, giving receipts when requested.
• Follow and complete daily tasks as assigned.
• Follow close check list and do items daily.
• Complete all verbal and written instructions and duties in a satisfactory manner.
• Wear clean coat, non-slip shoes, pants, hair tied back and cap for proper safety and sanitation.
• Perform other appropriate duties as assigned by the Food Service Supervisor.

QUALIFICATIONS:
• High school diploma or GED.
• Certification in food services required.
• Minimum of two years food services utility work experience.
• Ability to lift and unload deliveries up to 50 lbs.
• Knowledge of how to operate/maintain a dishwashing machine or a ware-washing 3 sink station.
• Good verbal English communication skills.
• Ability to provide a comprehensive food program to clients at the Multi-Service Center South.
• Ability to work well under pressure in a demanding environment.
• Ability to follow rules and supervisor’s instructions.
• Ability to maintain professional boundaries with guests, volunteers and staff.
• Bilingual preferred in Spanish/English.
• Commitment to the mission of St. Vincent de Paul Society of San Francisco.

The St. Vincent de Paul Society of San Francisco is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.

Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider for employment, qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.

Interested applicants please send a cover letter with your resume for consideration to:
Lois Dutton, HR Director by email: Jobs@svdp-sf.org or fax: 415-977-1271