Arc Mercer Inc.
  • Ewing Township, NJ, USA
  • Hourly
  • Part Time

Building Our Team!!


Part-Time Lead Cook

$18.00 per hour

(Monday-Friday 8:00 am - 1:45 pm)

(Responsible for Supervising, preparing meals,overseeing kitchen operations and training individuals with developmental disabilities on food preparation.)



Key Accountabilities:

  • Perform all duties as the Lead Cook including but not limited to preparing meals in a timely manner for consumption following pre-established recipes and menus (on-site and off-site).
  • Consistently inspect food items, food temperature, stored food, and work areas to ensure compliance with food service regulations and prevent cross contamination of food borne illnesses.
  • Supervise all kitchen staff for the purpose of ensuring safe, efficient and sanitary working conditions.
  • Responsible for food estimates and preparation for the purpose of meeting projected meal requirements and minimizing waste.
  • Train, supervise and support people with developmental disabilities with all aspects of food service preparation.
  • Maintain a safe, organized and clean workplace.
  • Oversee preparation, set-up and delivery of food.


Minimum Requirements:

  • High School Diploma/GED required
  • Minimum of ()2 years experience as a Cook
  • ServSafe Certification required
  • Must be able to work with minimum supervision
  • Must be able to communicate in English both verbally and in writing, with Consumers, all levels of staff, professionals, family members, and other persons in the community
  • Two(2) years' experience supervising kitchen staff
  • Minimum of (6) months experience working with people with developmental disabilities preferred
  • Valid Driver's License (less than 3 suspensions and/or points in the past 3 years). Successfully pass background check, drug screen & physical




Please complete an application at:

Questions:       Phone: (609) 643-4571


 All offers are contingent on a successful background check.  The Arc Mercer is an equal opportunity employer.


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