Availability to work from 5:30 pm to approximately 7:30 pm one evening a month.
Basic Job Description:
This position consists of setting up the fellowship hall for the meal, serving the meal, and cleaning up the kitchen and dinner tables after meal.
Kitchen Crew will have some direct contact with youth and the position requires a background check.
Run/empty dishwasher, if necessary, when you arrive at 5:30.
Arrange tables in a pentagon and cover with plastic. Add decorations.
Set tables with plates (26-27 places), glasses, silverware and napkins.
Set out salt/pepper shakers, hot sauce, butter (small portions, please!), and salad dressings.
Locate and set out (on the kitchen cabinet) serving platters/bowls and serving utensils for family-style service.
Make at least 5 pitchers of lemonade or iced tea. ( More may be needed.)
Set out drinks and snacks for participants as they arrive:
At least one pitcher of lemonade and one pitcher of water and plastic glasses
Pastries and napkins
Brewed coffee in small coffee maker
Keep an eye on refreshment table, brewing coffee and refilling drink pitchers as needed.
Heat food as necessary and plan to serve about 6:30.
Take food to the tables only after the participants have reviewed the MGP rules. Replenish as necessary.
Remove a participant’s plate as soon as the participant has finished eating and then immediately serve the participant the dessert. The staff prefers that there be no “down” time between the two courses as the participants tend to get restless when there is too much waiting time.
Clear the tables and return them to the square configuration.
Prepare 5-6 to-go boxes—or as requested. Cookies and/or bread may be placed inside plastic sandwich bags so they don’t get soggy. Include plastic ware.
Left-overs may be placed in smaller covered containers and then put in the refrigerator.
Rinse dishes and place in the dishwasher. Remaining dishes should be washed by hand and put away before leaving.
Position Time Requirement:
Approximately two hours per shift, minimum one shift per month.