Kitchen Assistant

Job description

Posting Details

Posting Number:


Position Category:

Dietitian/Nutrition Technical/Paraprofessional/Professional  

Job Title:

Kitchen Assistant  

Position Code:


Position Type:



Early Learning Center  

Nature of Work:

This position will require that the employee performs and oversees a variety of food service for the children of the Early Learning Center. Duties are assigned and determined with specific instructions from the food service provider. Employee must attend all state required training.  

Training and Experience:

High School Diploma required; food service experience; must hold a ServSafe certificate for food handler training, or obtain certificate within the first six months of employment.  

Testing Requirements:


Illustrative Examples of Work:

*Assembles food in hot or cold containers for transportation from ASU Dining Hall to the Early Learning Center; 
*Serves students the appropriate sized portions as required by CACFP; *Maintains state requirements for washing, sanitizing, and cleaning of the kitchen, utensils, and kitchen equipment such as pots and pans, steam table, choppers, refrigerator, oven freezer, microwave, carts to maintain sanitary conditions; 
*Inspects food and food products prior to serving and consumption for quality and freedom from contamination and spoilage; 
*Inspects serving area before food is served; 
*Maintains records and prepares reports as required; 
*Performs other job-related work assignments as required.  

Posting Date:


Closing Date:
(Screening of applications will begin at date shown and will continue until the position is filled.)




Special Instructions to Applicants:

This position doesn't require any cooking; all meals are prepared by ASU Dining Services.  

Funding Source:


Number of Openings:


If Other, please denote the Name of a Grant:

Early Learning Center Tuition Account  

Fringe Benefits:

Partial Benefits  


$12,730 annually  

Physical Demands


Facts About the Institution:

Albany State University is a fully accredited senior unit of the University System of Georgia. Employees receive benefits provided by the University System of Georgia, including, but not limited to, hospital and major medical insurance, group life insurance, participation in the Georgia Teachers' Retirement System, Optional Retirement Plan (Faculty and exempt employees only), Social Security and Tuition Assistance Program after six months of employment. EEO/AA/Non-Discrimination Statement: Albany State University is an equal employment, equal access, equal educational opportunity and affirmative action institution which adheres to all federal and state civil rights laws banning discrimination in public institutions of higher education. The University is committed to insuring equal opportunity to all students, employees, and applicants for employment or admission without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, veteran status, physical or mental disabilities, or sexual orientation. It is the policy of Albany State University to comply with all federal laws, including the Age Discrimination Act of 1975, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, Title II of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) of 1990 (Title II), Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972 (Title IX), Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 (Title VI), Executive Order (E.O.) 11246, and all subsequent amendments and implementing regulations which prohibit discrimination as above described. In accordance with the requirements above, Albany State University affirmatively states that it does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, age, veteran status, disability or national origin in its employment and/or educational programs and activities. Albany State University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Institution. The University shall take action, to the extent allowed under state and federal law, to ensure fulfillment of this policy. For questions or more detailed information regarding this policy, or to file a complaint regarding violation of this policy, please contact the Albany State University Office of Human Resources, 504 College Drive, Billy C. Black Building, Room 382, Albany, Georgia 31705, Director of Human Resources at 229-430-4623. Students requiring disability related accommodations for participation in any event or to obtain print materials in an alternative format, please contact the Student Disability Services Center, New Student Center, 2nd Floor, Green Zone (Room 2-140), Dr. Stephanie Harris-Jolly, Director of Counseling and Student Disability Services, 229-903-3610.  

Disability Statement:

Applicants who have a disability and who need special services or facilities to apply or to interview should contact Human Resources at 229-430-4623. EEO/AA employer.  

Optional Applicant Documents:

Cover Letter  

Required Applicant Documents:


Application Types Accepted:

Staff Employment Application  




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Job No: 0600903
Posted: 10/8/2018
Application Due: 10/31/2018
Work Type:
Salary: Up to $12,730 annually