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YMCA of Greater Seattle Cooks Apprentice in Eastsound, Washington


Job Summary

Assists the Food Service Director in all camp food service operations.


  1. Assists Food Service Director as needed.

  2. Helps prepare and serve food following food and safety regulations.

  3. Stores food and supplies, assuring proper rotation.

  4. Assists in dishwashing, including pots and pans.

  5. Assists with general kitchen and lodge cleaning.

  6. Attends kitchen staff meetings.

  7. Other duties as assigned.


  1. Current state approved first aid certification.

  2. Current state approved CPR certification.

  3. Current Washington State Food Handlers Card.

  4. Six months or more related experience or training preferred.

  5. Prefer knowledge of, and previous experience with, diverse populations (language, culture, race, physical activity, sexual orientation, etc.). Ability to speak any language in addition to English may be helpful.

You'll be a great fit for the Seattle Y if you:

  • Thrive on working in a collaborative environment

  • Are very adaptable

  • Have high ownership and strong work ethic

  • Are a great problem solver who can think on your feet

  • Truly enjoy being of service to people

  • Like being part of a team that cares about one another as people and enjoy working together

  • Want to know that the work you do contributes to building a better, stronger community for all

At the Seattle Y, we are an inclusive organization of people with a shared commitment to nurture the potential of youth, promote healthy living, and foster social responsibility.

Become a leader on our team at the YMCA of Greater Seattle where we promote a continuous learning environment with career opportunities and enjoy the benefit of a YMCA membership.

The YMCA of Greater Seattle is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity, inclusion, and equity. We are a drug & alcohol-free workplace; all job offers are contingent on results of a background check and drug screening, including screening for marijuana.

ID 2019-7645

Type Seasonal

# of Openings 10

Location YMCA Camp Orkila

Category Resident Camp

Address 484 Camp Orkila Rd