Management & Training Corporation Cook Helper in Bronx, New York

Cook Helper

Food Services

Bronx, New York

Situated in the heart of New York City’s world-famous Bronx borough, the South Bronx Job Corps has been providing no cost vocational training to students since 1981. People all around the world know the Bronx as the home of the New York Yankees, the Bronx Zoo and the New York Botanical Garden—not to mention as the birthplace of hip-hop. Look deeper and you’ll discover the quaint maritime village of City Island, the cultural attractions of Fordham and Belmont, and the art deco marvels in the Grand Concourse. Managed by MTC, the South Bronx Job Corps is your next best career move. Apply today!


Position Summary:

Reports to the supervisor, food services. Responsible for the preparation and cooking of food for center in compliance with government and management directives.

  • Weigh, measure, and mix ingredients as directed.

  • Provide adequate supply of foods and transfer necessary ingredients to cooking area.

  • Prepare vegetables and salads for cooking by washing, peeling, coring, grinding, shredding or chopping.

  • Prepare meats for cooking by washing, trimming, boning, cutting, cubing or forming into patties or loaves.

  • Cook or bake items which require minimum preparation.

  • Serve meals from steam table.

  • Work with and assists students in the performance of their daily work schedules.

  • Assist the senior cook in the preparation of food services for special center functions, cultural events and visitors.

It is expected that the incumbent shall perform other duties as assigned within his/her capabilities as determined by management.

Education and Experience Requirements:

High school diploma or equivalent and one year experience required. Valid food handler's permit if required in the local area. Valid driver's license with an acceptable driving record, unless waived by management.

Management & Training Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer: Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran