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Food Service Worker - Part Time

Posted: 08/11/2022

The Food Service Worker will prepare the recommended foods for the children in our KVC Missouri Niles facility in Kansas City, MO. The environment can be compared to the lunchroom of a small school for children with behavioral health issues. Duties include arranging food and beverages on steam tables, a la carte trays or mobile carts to make items available; clean utensils, cooking and storage equipment; and clean and sanitize serving areas each day. Shifts available are Thursday and Friday from 10am-6pm and Saturday and Sunday from 2pm-6pm.

Education for Food Service Worker: High school diploma or General Education Degree (GED) from an accredited high school.

Licensure/Certification for Food Service Worker: Valid driver’s license and auto insurance.

Experience Requirements for Food Service Worker: One to three months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Pay rate starts at $15 per hour depending on education and experience.

Must be 21 years old to apply. Pre-employment drug screen, physical and background check required.

Physical Requirements:   The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of the job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.  While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand, walk, talk or hear, and taste or smell.  The employee frequently is required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; climb or balance; and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee is occasionally required to sit for intermittent amounts of time. The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 10 pounds, frequently lift and/or move up to 25 pounds, and occasionally lift and/or move up to 75 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.

About KVC

KVC Missouri is a nonprofit child placing and behavioral health agency with a long legacy of compassionately serving children and families. It includes KVC Niles in Kansas City which offers day treatment (K-12 school) and psychiatric residential treatment.

KVC provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.

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