Kitchen Coordinator Position – Temporary Maternity Leave coverage
Posting Closes: June 1st, 2018
Contract dates: June 25, 2018- June 28, 2019, with potential extension
Brown Bagging for Calgary’s Kids (BB4CK) is a grassroots, community-driven charity that provides opportunities for people to take meaningful action in their communities by providing lunch for kids who are hungry. We have a small staff team that empowers thousands of volunteers and community supporters each year to have a huge impact, feeding over 4,200 kids in 215 schools each day who would otherwise go without. BB4CK is agile, flexible, dynamic and continually changing to find opportunities to take meaningful action to build strong communities.
Working cohesively with the Kitchen team and our numerous core volunteers, the Kitchen Coordinator is a critical part of a committed, hardworking and fun team! The ideal candidate is a dynamic, energetic leader and facilitator. They will have a passion for educating and engaging others. They will schedule, train and support veteran and new volunteers; manage food and supply orders; stay current on Alberta Health and Safety Standards and ensure the overall health and wellness of this kitchen. This individual will work 35 hours per week, Monday – Fridays starting at 6:30 am.
Reporting to the Director of Kitchen Engagement, the Kitchen Coordinator is responsible to:
Engage, Train, Schedule, supervise, support, and inspire all kitchen volunteers
Meticulously maintain Alberta Health and Safety standards
Manage and budget all food and supplies needed for the kitchen
Create new and maintain existing food partnerships
Support volunteers working in community programs to have the resources they need
This position will require:
Passion for educating and engaging others
Stellar organizational and time management skills, thriving in a busy environment
Detail-oriented and able to track many moving parts
Energetic, engaging and able to quickly build rapport and connection
Ability to work independently and the love of working with a team
Certification or willingness to obtain in Alberta Food Safety Basics and First Aid/CPR
This description reflects the general responsibilities of this position and is not intended to be a detailed description of all duties that may be inherent in the position. Salary is competitive and full benefits are included.
If you are looking for a purpose-driven and compelling place to work, please email your cover letter and resume to Jan@bb4ck.org by June 1st, 2018.
We thank all applicants for their interest in BB4CK, however only those under consideration will be contacted.
Thank you for considering this opportunity!