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Healthy Highland Enterprise Staff

Community Centered Health | Gastonia, NC | Full Time | Opened 19 days ago

Job Description

Healthy Highland Enterprise Staff

Summary of Position

Healthy Highland Enterprise Support Staff will work with Highland Neighborhood Association and community partners to develop and manage a food service enterprise in the Highland Community.  Duties include but are not limited to, working with Healthy Highland Enterprise Manager and Head Chef to prepare, cook, distribute and sell meals and other enterprise items, attend community meetings and gatherings which may occur outside normal business hours.

Minimum Qualifications

The following qualifications are the minimum necessary to adequately perform this job. However, any equivalent combination of experience, education, and training which provides the necessary knowledge, skills, and abilities would be acceptable, subject to any legal and/or regulatory requirements; Must be able to sit, stand and walk for long periods of time; Ability to read and understand the English language; Ability to effectively communicate with all levels of personnel.

Experience: Experience in food service management required.

Additional skills required: Must have excellent verbal communication skills and excellent organizational skills.   

Additional skills preferred: Knowledge of and passion for the Highland Community and population health.

Education: High School Diploma or GED certificate required, bachelor’s degree preferred

Certification(s): Serve Safe Certification to be completed within 90 days of hire.

Key Responsibilities 

  1. Maintain cleanliness of central kitchen facilities to meet project needs and Health Department standards.

  2. Prep and cook meals as planned by Head Chef.

  3. Assist in the planning and executing of special events so that the community can taste the food and provide feedback.

  4. Complete Serve Safe Certification within 90 days of starting the position.

  5. Deliver food to various sites.

  6. Set-up, breakdown, sale and distribution at retail locations.

  7. Perform other duties as assigned.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity.

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