Food Packer and Kitchen Assistant - Andrew and Walter Young Family

  • YMCA Metro Atlanta
  • Atlanta, Georgia
  • Jun 07, 2021
Full time Other

Job Description

The YMCA of Metro Atlanta serves more than 300,000 individuals with 23 full facilities and ten additional camping and childcare locations. The Y provides financial assistance to support more than 25,000 youth, teens and families. The Y offers programs that serve kids, adults and families at all stages of life. As the largest provider of early learning and after-school programs in Georgia, the Y is closing the achievement gap for Atlanta youth. During the teen years, the Y focuses on leadership development to prepare teens to connect to and serve their communities. A leader in healthy living, the Y offers youth sports and wellness programs designed to help kids and adults live healthier and be more active. A strong community can only be achieved when we invest in our kids, our health and our neighbors. We believe that to bring about meaningful change in individuals and communities, we must be focused and accountable. At the Y, we measure the success of our cause by how well we engage communities in our three areas of focus: * YOUTH DEVELOPMENT - Nurturing the potential of every child and teen. * HEALTHY LIVING - Improving the nation's health and well-being. * SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY - Giving back and providing support to our neighbors. This position is grant funded through December 31, 2020. The Hunger Relief Food Packer and Kitchen Assistant will help set-up, pack meals, clean as needed and potentially help deliver healthy meals to YMCA sponsored sites. We are looking for a candidate who is passionate, self-directed, a team player, highly communicative, personable, professional, punctual, detail-oriented, reliable, and responsible. Delivery or transportation experience, familiarity with Atlanta, and experience with MS Outlook preferred. Minimum Requirements: * Kitchen, Catering or Delivery experience preferred * Communicates well through email, text and calls * Must be able to interact with people from all ethnic backgrounds, ages, and lifestyles * YMCA experience helpful. Ongoing Responsibilities: * Efficiently pack meals daily (M-F) in partnership with the Chef and cooking team. * Organize meals and materials according to site-specific preferences. * Maintain organization and cleanliness inside the YMCA production facility. * Possibly accompany a Delivery Driver and distribute meals. * Pickup / receive occasional orders from our suppliers. * Serve and train as additional staff, interns or volunteers as requested. * Performs any other functions necessary for the smooth and efficient operation of the Food Service Team and the YMCA of Metropolitan Atlanta. YMCA LEADERSHIP COMPETENCIES (Leader): Relationships Communication Developing Others Inclusion Innovation Quality Results EFFECT ON END RESULT: The effectiveness of this position is primarily measured by the stated satisfaction of members and ensuring a safe, clean and controlled environment in accordance with the Metro Atlanta YMCA Philosophy. As a thought-leader and best-in-class provider in education, wellness, youth development, and community-building, The YMCA of Metro Atlanta is one of the oldest, most nimble and essential nonprofits in Atlanta. Mission-bound to serve, we are an organization designed to meet all people where, how and when they need us. In times of peace, we are a catalyst for connection; in times of crisis, a source of comfort and security. Join us as we carry out our commitment to positively impact lives and communities across the state. The opportunities to serve are vast, and we're looking for a diverse mix of people, who share our values of CARING, HONESTY, RESPECT, and RESPONSIBILITY, to join us and do their best work. Our commitment to diversity and inclusion is reflected in our people, our members, and our partners. We are fully focused on equality and believe deeply in diversity of race, gender, sexual orientation, religion, ethnicity, national origin and all the other wonderful characteristics that make us different. It's fun to work in an organization where people truly BELIEVE in what they are doing! We're committed to bringing passion and people together to champion communities where everyone belongs. Location: Andrew & Walter Young Family YMCA

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