• Kitchen Staff

    Mel Trotter Ministries
    Job Description
    Who is Mel Trotter Ministries?
    We are innovative, empathetic and compassionate difference-makers. We walk alongside people as they transform their lives. We strive to impact our community, ending homelessness, one person at a time.  Do you share our innovative and driven love of people, and do you want to make a difference? Join our team, see what we can do together, through the power and compassion of Jesus Christ.
    You belong here if:
    • You are called to make an impact in greater Grand Rapids.
    • You are called to help men, women, and children overcome homelessness.
    • You see value and potential in every human being no matter how broken they are.
    • You rejoice in seeing lives transformed forever.
    • You are called to demonstrate the compassion of Jesus to everyone.
    We are pleased to offer:
    Mel Trotter offers a competitive benefits package consisting of many unique benefits not found elsewhere, along with the traditional benefits for full time staff of insurance, time off, disability, and retirement.  Some examples of our unique benefits available on-site to all staff are:
    • Free chiropractic services
    • Free legal consultation
    • Dental clinic serving those with and without insurance
    • Certified counselor to assist with personal challenges
    We will trust you with:
    (Job Responsibilities)
    • Preparation, set-up, and service of breakfast, lunch, and dinner
    • Completing necessary daily food production as required
    • Supervise meal services as well as cleanup of kitchens, dining room, and dishwashing areas
    • Direct and supervise volunteers and program  guests in daily kitchen operations
    • Organization and maintenance of kitchen area
    • Monitor health standards of program guests and volunteers (i.e. hand washing, gloves, hairnets, illness, etc.)
    • Ensure that all meals are served on time
    • Appropriately handle and store food deliveries as well as food donations
    • Make sure that all food is handled and stored properly before, during, and after meal services
    • Support all volunteers and program guests in daily operations. Inspire them with the Mel Trotter vision and mission. Stay connected with them by keeping channels of communication open both ways. Make sure that they feel appreciated for what they are doing.
    Bring your strengths:
    (Job Requirements)
    • One to two years’ experience in the food service industry is preferred
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