Help Wanted Assistant Cook


Send resume to: Response to Love Center

130 Kosciuszko St.

Buffalo, NY 14212

Att: Sr. Mary Johnice



Type of Employment:   Part-Time: X If part-time, # of

hours per week 20-25



Job Title of Open Position: Assistant Cook, Prep Cook, Kitchen Help


Salary: Commensurate upon experience/education Salary will be:  Hourly X


Employer: Response to Love Center Department Dining Room


Location Address: 130 Kosciuszko St. Buffalo, NY 14212


Employer website:


Brief Job Description

The Assistant Cook is responsible to help the Lead Cook plan menus, prepare food, & cook a hot cooked meal (lunch) for the feeding program that takes place at the Response to Love Center in Buffalo NY. Keep an accurate inventory, ordering supplies, ensuring safe-sanitary food handling practice, and supervise volunteers.

The Response to Love Center is a fun, environment that focuses on the quality of the relationship we build with our clients. We insist on treating everyone with dignity and compassion. We are looking for a person that has a passion for food and takes pride in their job performance. This position offers room for advancement. Get rewarded for your talents. No evenings or weekends are required.

Qualifications: Required Education/Experience

  • Plan and submit a menu to RTLC management.
  • Prepare nutritious and balanced meals for the feeding program.
  • Must have experience cooking a variety of foods considering nutrition and cultural sensitivity.
  • Serve the meal and clean up after meals.
  • Review inventory, rotate products, anticipate needs, and request supplies.
  • Keep accurate records and statistics.
  • Maintain food safety preparation.
  • Maintain a sanitary kitchen.
  • Monitor and record all refrigerator and freezer temperatures.
  • Supervise volunteers.
  • Other duties as needed and assigned.


Desired Skills


·         High School Diploma or equivalent

·         Experience planning and cooking for large group

·         Safe-Serve food handling certification (or willing to get Save-Serve Certified)

·         Experience cooking different types of food

·         Knowledge in using industry-sized ovens and cooking ranges

·         Ability to manage and supervise other kitchen staff

·         Must understand and appreciate the mission of The Response to Love Center.




How to Apply: E-mail: ~ Fax (716)891-5474 ~ USPS at address listed above.