Careers at JASA Program Aide - Brookdale Village Senior Center

Careers at JASA Program Aide - Brookdale Village Senior Center

Union DC 37/ Non-Exempt/ Part-Time
Reports to:
Program Director
Date Posted:
Job Type: Part Time
Location: Queens



Assists in all aspects of senior center kitchen operations.  May perform any or all of the duties and responsibilities listed as assigned by the Program Director or Program Coordinator.



  • 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.
  • 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.