Community Aide - Brooklyn Home Delivered Meals


Community Aide - Brooklyn Home Delivered Meals

Status: Admin/Non-Exempt/Part-Time
Reports to: Project Director or Site Supervisor
Date Posted: 02-Feb-2018
Job Type: Part Time



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.


• 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.


• 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.


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: $13.50/hr

To Apply

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


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

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