Boys & Girls Clubs of San Francisco Kitchen Staff - California Summer Camp in Berkeley, California

Job Descriptions:

Camp Mendocino is a residential summer camp located in Northern California. All Camp Employees are expected to live, sleep and work at Camp from June 11th to August 6th. Camp Mendocino provides meals and lodging for the duration of the employment period. Boys & Girls Clubs of San Francisco (BGCSF) is dedicated to providing children and teens with safe, fun places to learn and grow, with professional staff to offer support and guidance, serving as caring mentors and role models. One aspect of Boys & Girls Clubs of San Francisco's programs is Camp Mendocino our residential summer camp. Camp Mendocino is a nationally recognized program where staff members work with youth ages eight to 17 of all backgrounds to help them gain the qualities and skills needed to become responsible citizens and leaders.

Camp is located four hours north of San Francisco and spread over 2,000 acres. We provide transportation between San Francisco and Camp at the start and end of the summer. We offer a wide range of activities at Camp including: swimming, a three part challenge course, mountain biking, archery, dance and drama, arts and crafts, environmental education, sports, over night camping, and much more!

Boys & Girls Clubs of San Francisco is an Equal Opportunity Employer. View other exciting career opportunities with Boys & Girls Clubs of San Francisco by viewing our webpage at www.kidsclub.org/jobs.

The Kitchen Staff provides high quality service to all campers, staff, and guests in the dining hall. The kitchen staff team preps and serves meals, clean the kitchen area, and work as a close team. Entry-level kitchen staff should have basic large-volume food prep and knife skills. Some additional skills can be learned on the job.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Prep work for high-volume meals (serving 300+ guests each meal)

  • Maintaining food quality and sanitation standards

  • Ability to maintain accurate records, understand and carry out oral instructions; flexibility and ability to follow instructions

  • Keep kitchen and equipment clean and organized

  • Serve food to campers, staff, and guests

  • Dish-washing as needed

  • Other duties as assigned

Required Experience:

  • Experience working in a commercial kitchen

  • Experience cooking for large groups

  • Knowledge of standards of food preparation and serving, and kitchen procedures

  • Strong work ethic

  • Work well under pressure

  • Ability to work with youth in a positive manner

  • Ability to work in a team

  • Good communication skills

SKILLS/KNOWLEDGE PREFERRED:

  • Food Handling Certification

  • Experience working with youth

  • Ability to work well with others

  • Experience working in a summer camp environment

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:

  • Must be able to lift 50lbs.

  • Must be able to walk on uneven terrain for at least 3 miles

  • Must be able to be stand for 8 hours (with breaks)

  • Must be able to work in temperatures ranging from 30° to 100°

SCHEDULE: Seasonal position - June 11th to August 6th

Keyword: Kitchen Staff - California Summer Camp

From: Boys & Girls Clubs of San Francisco