Job Posting: Head Chef

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The Town of Hopkinton is seeking a PT (up to 19 hours) Head Chef - Senior Center

Do you have a genuine interest culinary arts and a love of Seniors?

Would you like to work in a thriving, friendly and welcoming environment?

Under the general supervision of the Senior Center Director, this position requires manual and semi-skilled work related to food preparation and kitchen maintenance in the Senior Center. Duties include design and development of daily and special event menus, and maintain quality, sanitation and safety standards for all areas under their control. The Head Chef will prepare and serve meals with exceptional customer service to seniors and others participating in the department’s meal program, monitor supplies, accept deliveries and ensure supplies are stored appropriately within required guidelines. This position also supervises kitchen operations and food service workers. All other related work as required.

QUALIFICATIONS: Applicants must meet the following to be considered qualified for this position:

Must be able to operate kitchen equipment

Ability to follow written or verbal instructions

Moderate physical effort required

Frequently required to move/transport up to 30 lbs.

Education, Training and Experience

Equivalent to High School diploma and one year experience in cafeteria or kitchen work, experience with seniors preferred or any equivalent combination of education and experience.

Required Licensing/Certification: ServSafe, CPR and Allergy Awareness Certifications.

Hourly Salary Range: $17.00 - $22.50

Internal and External Applicants: To be considered for this position, please submit a cover letter and resume, along with the required Application for Employment to no later than 4:30 PM Thursday, May 2, 2019 . While the preferred method of application is through email or online, applications will also be accepted via walk-in or mail to Town Hall, Human Resources Department, 18 Main Street, Hopkinton, MA 01748. The Town of Hopkinton is an equal opportunity employer and encourages diversity.