VVSD San Diego, CA
  • Depends on experience
  • Full Time
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Are you looking for an opportunity to put your culinary experience to work?  Come join the Kitchen Staff at Veterans Village of San Diego and join our team of dedicated employees who serve our military veterans every day of the year. 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Plans, prepares, and serves meals for residents and staff.
  • Serves meals at regularly scheduled times
  • Serves food in accordance with prescribed portion control.
  • Prepares late meals and sack lunches for residents off-site at regular meal times.
  • Stores food and kitchen supplies.
  • Maintains clean, safe and sanitary conditions in the kitchen and dining area.
  • Cleans kitchen and dining area as needed to maintain a healthy and sanitary environment.
  • Continuously inspects kitchen and dining areas for safety hazards and takes corrective measures immediately when needed.
  • Performs various other duties as assigned by the Food Service Manager.
  • Plans and prepares meals residents and staff
  • Performs various other duties as assigned by the Food Service Manager.


Our residential rehabilitation facility with a commercial kitchen is looking for a full-time chef who can meet the following qualifications:

  • A minimum of 6 months paid experience as line or short order cook
  • A Food Handlers Card
  • Ability to comfortably lift a minimum of 50 pounds
  • Ability to fluently read, write and communicate in English
  • Great Customer Service Skills!!
  • Ability to treat our residents with dignity and respect
  • Able to work with a diverse population
  • Capable of standing for long periods
  • Bend, stoop, reach, kneel, stand, stoop, crouch, kneel, climb and squat
  • Must be able to comfortably perform all aspects of job description, both mentally and physically, and other duties as assigned by supervisor

VVSD has the following benefits for full time employees: 12 paid holidays a year, paid sick leave and paid vacation, retirement plan, health insurance plan, dental and vision plan.

PLEASE NOTE:  If you were a client of VVSD, you must have been out of all VVSD programs for a minimum of 2 years prior to offer of employment.

**Veterans strongly urged to apply**

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