Kitchen Helper (2.5 Hours per Day)

Job | Posted 2 months ago
Position Areas
Non-Instructional Support


Description:  The Kitchen Helper assists the Cooks in serving school lunches and maintaining a safe and sanitary kitchen area.

Job Summary:

1.         Serve school lunches according to established standard proportions in a nutritious and timely manner.
2.         Cleans counters, dishes, stoves, equipment, and other kitchen and lunchroom areas so that kitchen is clean and prepared for the next day.
3.         Washes trays, dishes, and cooking pans so that utensils, serving trays, and dishes are ready for the next day.
4.         Acts as cashier.
5.         May assist with grocery delivery/stocking.
6.         Other job related duties as assigned.


1.         High school degree, GED, or equivalent.
2.         Demonstrated knowledge of proper method of serving food, care and use of kitchen appliances, and proper sanitation methods and procedures.
3.         Ability to work with others.
4.         Ability to maintain good public relations with student and staff.
5.         General math/cashier skills in order to cashier or measure food.
6.         Regularly able to lift heavy objects in excess of forty (40) pounds.
7.         No allergies to kitchen and cleaning chemicals.
8.         Ability to work overtime including weekends and holidays.
9.         Entry level position, no experience required.

Application Procedure:
Apply online


Posted By

Elk River Public School District

District Office 327 King Avenue, Elk River, MN 55330

At the following locations

Salk Middle School

11970 Highland Road Northwest , Elk River, MN 55330

Compare with State

Amount per Student


State Average: $13,408

% ELL Students


State Average: 8%

Student Teacher Ratio


State Average: 15.44

% IEP Students


State Average: 15%



State Average: 200