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Immediate Openings for Cooks & Food Service Workers

Goodwill Great Lakes has immediate openings full-time and part-time Cooks and Food Service Workers at Naval Station Great Lakes in Great Lakes, Illinois. These positions will prepare meals on designated meal schedules for Navy Recruits, Sailors and staff at the Naval Station.

 

Application for Cook Position

Application for  Food Service Worker Position

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What You'll Be Doing on the Job

Food Service Workers

As a Food Service Worker, you will be responsible for serving meals for Navy recruits, sailors, students and staff according to designated meal schedules. Food Service Workers are also responsible for various responsibilities which include, but aren’t limited to, scullery work (automated dishwasher), ID checker, transporting food from kitchen to serving line, salad bar attendant.

Cooks

As a Cook, you will be responsible for preparing meals using designated meal schedules in accordance with prescribed recipes and product specifications. You will ensure food is presented in an appealing and timely manner, assist in food cost and control by progressively cooking, batch cooking, monitoring temperatures, and practicing excellent food service and sanitation practices in accordance with the HAACP guidelines.

Reasons to Work at Goodwill

We are committed to giving our employees what they need to be successful, that’s why at Goodwill we offer:

Work-Life Balance:

  • Full-time /Part-Time available
  • Set shifts with no late-night hours
  • 5-Day per week schedules available

Competitive Wages, Incentives, and Benefits:

  • Competitive pay:  Cook ($13.88/hour);  Food Service Worker ($12.73/hour)
  • Paid health insurance for full-time and part-time employees, no premium insurance expense to employees
  • Paid vacation days after one year of service
  • Paid sick time and paid holidays
  • Training & advancement opportunities
  • Goodwill Store Discount

Dynamic, Diverse and Exciting Culture:

  • We’ve got an energetic, diverse team doing fast paced, challenging and rewarding work together to support the mission- Transforming lives through the power of work!