Volunteer Opportunity
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Food Service Manager Intern:, The Pittsburgh Project, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Organization: The Pittsburgh Project
Contact Name: Lauren Pfeiffer
Position Type: Short-term Missions / Volunteer Internship
Address: 2801 North Charles Street
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania  15214  
United States
Great For: Great for Christians
Service Area(s): Children and Youth Ministry
Hourly Commitment:
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City Vision Internships is a Christian one-year, multi-year or summer internship program based on the AmeriCorps model. Interns serve at one of over 40 positions across the USA and Canada. In the past 10 years, we have placed over 500 full-time interns and 68,000+ volunteers in hundreds of Christian ministries. Job Description: The Food Service Manager will oversee the preparation and serving of over 750 meals per day to service camp and day camp participants, as well as staff. You will have a kitchen staff that includes high school students in our Leaders in Training Program. It is also expected that the Food Service Manager will strive to live their lives in a way that is God honoring both at and away from The Pittsburgh Project. Job qualifications and responsibilities include the following: Professional
  • State Food Handling Certification and demonstrated skill in all aspects of food service, including meal planning and preparation, nutrition, hospitality, health, and cleanliness
  • Three to five years of experience in managing people, budgets, and projects
  • Strong verbal communication skills, professional presence, teamwork skills, and ability to juggle several tasks at once
  • Responsibilities
  • Model an intentional Christian faith
  • Contribute to a welcoming, hospitable atmosphere
  • Prepare healthy menus and excellent meals
  • Prepare adequate vegetarian options with every meal
  • Ensure that there is variety and diversity in menu preparation
  • Select vendors and order products needed for all meals
  • Meet standards set by CACFP, SFSP, or other government with whom we work
  • Supervise and provide feedback to high school Leaders in Training
  • Requirements
  • At least 18 years old and have a high school diploma or equivalent (GED)
  • Must be a Christian
  • U.S. or Canadian citizen, U.S. or Canadian national or lawful permanent resident alien, or have a valid student or work visa
  • Able to make at least a summer (May 31-August 12) commitment (may be extended by mutual agreement)
  • Able to financially live on just free housing and any outside income sources you have.
  • Able to relocate to a location of a ministry site (unless a site exists at your current location)
  • For more information or to apply visit cityvisioninternships.org. For more information about this site visit The Pittsburgh Project.

    Short Term Mission Trip Details

    Benefits Offered:

    • Housing or Rental Stipend
    • Paid Stipend

    This cost includes:

    Length of Trip

    Summer (June-Aug)

    Initially Posted: 03/31/2015
    Last Updated: 07/06/2017

    (this opportunity is not scheduled for a specific date)