Community Aide - Brooklyn Home Delivered Meals

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Community Aide - Brooklyn Home Delivered Meals

Status: Admin/Non-Exempt/Part-Time
Reports to: Project Director or Site Supervisor
Date Posted: 02-Jun-2016
Job Type: Part Time

Details

JOB SUMMARY:

Assists in all aspects of senior center operations. May perform any or all of the duties and responsibilities listed as assigned by the Project Director or Site Supervisor.


DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:


• Packages and distributes home-delivered meals.
• Assists in cleaning, cooking, panning and serving fresh food and packaged cooked food.
Moves, unpacks and stores food and supplies.
• Receives and refrigerates all food stuffs as soon as delivered.
• Assists in maintaining order and cleanliness of food storage.
• Assists in taking food inventory.
• May be required to perform daily cleaning in the dining room and kitchen, including washing dishes, pots, cupboards, shelves, racks, work surfaces, cooking equipment and utensils, etc.
• Provides escort services for clients and assists clients with shopping.
• Helps complete forms, write letters, and read and interpret correspondence for clients.
• Assists program staff in recreational and educational activities for clients.
• Takes attendance.
• Collects and records participant contributions.
• Maintains required records and files.
• Operates office machines and other required equipment.
• Performs other related tasks as requested or assigned.


REQUIREMENTS:

• High School Diploma or G.E.D.
• Must be computer literate, including ability to learn and use program-specific software.
• Solid interpersonal and communication skills (verbal and written).
• Languages helpful. Must be able to communicate in English, both verbally and written.
• Experience in social or community services preferred.
• May require heavy lifting including setting up tables, moving chairs, and other room set-ups for programs.
• Climbing stairs may be required.

WHY WORK FOR US?

JASA is a challenging and rewarding place in which to work. Professional employment possibilities are available to those who have the requisite skills, experience, and commitment to our essential mission.  

Compensation Package:


Ability to Move up the Ladder - JASA employees who express interest in posted vacancies will be given first preference for interviews for vacant positions.


Hourly Rate: $11/hr



To Apply

Email résumé and cover letter to: jobs@jasa.org. Indicate Community Aide - Brooklyn Home Delivered Meals - Brooklyn in subject line.

—Or—

Mail to: JASA
Human Resources Department
247 West 37 Street – Ninth Floor
New York, NY 10018


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