Kitchen Helper / Utility Hand

Midland, Pecos, & Karnes City, TX

The Kitchen Helper/UT works on site at one of our work force housing camps throughout Texas. The Kitchen Helper’s duties may include assisting the cook with food and dining room preparations and cleaning, assisting in serving meals, washing dishes, and other work in the galley or kitchen as well as work outside the kitchen. General housekeeping duties include, but are not limited to, cleaning bathrooms and toilets, cleaning and buffing floors, and garbage disposal. Additionally, any duties as assigned by the manager that can be performed safely.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Because of the various job assignments, the specific duties will vary, but at some time you may be required to perform some or all of the following:
  • Assist cook with food preparation and serving as well as properly storing foods and protecting foods from contaminants
  • Prepare and sustain constant supply of fresh coffee and other items
  • Rotate groceries and supplies, especially perishables
  • Unload and store groceries and supplies
  • Clean and organize galley area including walk-in freezer, pantries and
  • storage areas
  • Clean and sanitize galley equipment, dishes, utensils, and refuse containers
  • Clean and maintain orderliness of galley, galley areas, and other areas for
  • which Cotton Catering employees are responsible, including regular cleaning of bathrooms, sweeping, mopping, stripping and waxing floors regularly
  • Attend safety meetings, inspections, fire drills, and other meetings as required
  • Demonstrate your skills and duties to new employees to help train them
  • Other duties as directed by management

Knowledge and Qualifications:

  • Reading and writing skills
  • Good communication skills
  • Ability to follow specific instructions independently
  • Ability to interact with people
  • Self-motivated / self-starter