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Summer Camp Head Cook

Come join Wilderness Awareness School’s summer programs and help bring sustenance and vitality to our students and staff. We have two positions available for head cook at our semi-wild base camp in Duvall, WA and plan to hire two to three cooks to cover all the needed weeks.

Location: Linne Doran, our land in the foothills of the Cascade Mountains
Duvall, WA - 45 min. from Seattle, WA

Summer Dates: Prep and Kitchen set up during week of June 11 – 15, 2018
9 weeks of cooking: June 17 – August 24, 2017

Facilitate and implement all facets of meal delivery for a group of up to 45 students and staff weekly.
- Follow a pre-set menu with opportunities for creativity and meeting dietary needs of participants.
- Use natural, organic, and local ingredients as possible within budget.
- Coordinate with program staff on timing and delivery of meals.
- Food preparation, cooking, serving, and kitchen cleanup.
- Lead and supervise kitchen volunteers (including participant volunteers).
- Maintain kitchen facilities with a high standard of organization and cleanliness.
- Monitor food supplies and efficient use of ingredients on hand.
- Restock food supplies as needed (store, bulk, farmers market).
- Budget responsibly including handling of money, school credit card and receipts as relevant.

Compensation/Benefits: $750/week (Duvall programs), On-site housing available if desired

1) Flexible, responsible, good humored and team oriented
2) High level of skill with and commitment to healthy communication
3) Experience with food service for large groups; Camp experience a plus
4) Must enjoy being around youth and adults!
5) Ability to lift 50 pounds and willingness to work hard
6) Clean driving record and access to personal vehicle or over 25 to drive school van

More Details

  • Date Range: Summer
  • Positions Available: 3
  • Hours per Week: 50
  • Pay Rate: $16
  • Location: Duvall, WA

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  • Application Deadline: Feb 7

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