Careers at JASA Food Service Technician - Starrett City Senior Center

Careers at JASA Food Service Technician - Starrett City Senior Center

Union DC 37/Non-Exempt/ Full-Time
Reports to:
Associate Director
Date Posted:
Job Type: Full Time
Location: Brooklyn


General Responsibilities:

Under the supervision of site manager, assist in dining room set up, activities and meal service.


Specific Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Set up tables / (steamed tables).
  • Fill appropriate containers with condiments.
  • Pour juice, portion out bread and margarine and place in sandwich bag.
  • Open cans of desserts, portion out in 5 ½ ounce dessert cups, cover with lids and place in refrigerator.
  • Upon arrival of meal from kitchen, you will take warming oven carts down and pick up meals from truck.
  • In dining room plug in warmer, put cold items in refrigerator.
  • Set up cart or tray for bussing.
  • If table service, serve meals. If cafeteria service, serve on cafeteria line.
  • Clear plastic table covering with sanitizing solution. Allow to air dry, fold and neatly put away.
  • Clean bulk meal pans with sanitizing liquid, allow to air dry – return to kitchen the next day.
  • Other responsibilities as assigned.



  • High School Diploma or G.E.D.
  • DOH Food Protection Certificate.
  • Must be able to read and speak English. Additional languages helpful.
  • Computer skills helpful.
  • Experience working with seniors.
  • Must have solid interpersonal and communication skills.
  • An understanding and appreciation of the roles of race, religion, ethnicity, sexual preference, and individual values as they relate to serving clients and families.