Position title
Food Service Assistant

The Wildwood Food Service Assistants work closely with the Food Service Director in the overall food-service operation of camp including food preparation, nutrition, sanitation, and customer service. Top candidates will foster enthusiasm in the kitchen, have a desire to learn, align with the values of Wildwood and have excellent interpersonal skills.

  • Assist in the management of the daily operations of planning and preparation of nutritionally balanced camp meals, snacks and pack-out food
  • Assist in maintaining high standards of cleanliness, sanitation and safety in dining hall
  • Ensure safe and efficient preparation and serving of camp meals
  • Ability to communicate effectively verbally and in writing


Job Competencies
  • Knowledge of current health and safety laws and practices
  • Knowledge of and experience in preparation of special dietary foods
  • Knowledge of sanitation practices
  • Ability to work with people from diverse backgrounds
  • Ability to communicate effectively verbally and in writing
Physical Demands
  • Standing, pushing, pulling, grasping, squatting, lifting up to 50 lbs.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience in institutional or large food service setting
  • Knowledge of and experience in food preparation, family-style serving and institutional kitchen equipment
Job Benefits
  • Some flexibility in schedule
  • Housing opportunities available (May-August)
  • All meals provided

To apply, click the Apply Now button. For any questions about the position, please email office@wildwoodctr.org.


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Employment Type
Full-time, Temporary
Beginning of employment
June 1, 2022
Duration of employment
Summer Camp
Job Location
7095 W 399th St, LaCygne, KS, 66040
Base Salary
$100-$120 Per day
Date posted
January 30, 2023
Valid through
June 1, 2023
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