Cook PRN - Charlotte, NC

Interested in an opportunity with a leading mental health organization in NC?  Alexander Youth Network is looking for a Cook to join our Food Services department in our psychiatric residential treatment facility (PRTF) cafeteria. PRN staff work as needed and weekly hours will fluctuate. Availability during 2nd shift hours 3pm - 7:30pm  Monday - Sunday is required.

Experience in a school cafeteria setting preferred.

Pay rate is $11.00 per hour.


Prepares and cooks nutritional, balanced meals for residents and employees of center by performing the following duties.

 ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

 Draws supplies appropriately and prepares meals from prepared menus.

 Sets up steam tables, prepares food and carts for delivery according to specified time schedule.

 Maintains cleanliness of entire food service area and equipment by following Food Service Manager's daily clean up schedule.

 Cover, date, label, store and refrigerate foods appropriately.

 Reports needed supplies.

 Assumes responsibilities and places orders in the absence of the Food Service Manager.

 Follows all safety, health, and infection control policies.

 Uses effective internal and external communication.

QUALIFICATIONS  To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


1 year related experience or training.


Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals.  Ability to fill out routine reports and place orders in the absence of the Food Service Manager.