Parish Kitchen Associate

The Parish Kitchen ministry of the Diocese of Covington’s Catholic Charities is seeking a full-time Associate. The normal work week is Monday through Friday from 7:00 am-2:00 pm but some evening or weekend coverage will occasionally be necessary. Parish Kitchen is a Catholic ministry in a welcoming environment, feeding a nutritious mid-day meal seven days a week to everyone who comes through our door, including the poor and homeless in our area. The Associate serves a key support role for an effective and well run operation for all our guests and volunteers. Responsibilities include assisting with meal preparation, which may involve purchasing, planning, preparing, and cooking; maintaining cleanliness of the facilities, involving sweeping, mopping, and storage and freezer organization; receiving and recording donations; assisting with ordering, recording, and reporting government commodities inventory; and coordinating and communicating with weekend staff, cooks, and volunteers. The work environment requires the ability to lift up to fifty pounds, to stand for extended periods of time, and to work both independently and collaboratively. Other desirable requirements include at least an Associate’s Degree in a human service field and prior experience, especially working with the poor and homeless, including those with addiction or mental health issues. Interested individuals should email a brief letter of interest, along with a resume that includes compensation history and at least three references with contact email addresses, to Stephen Koplyay at [email protected], or mail to 1125 Madison Avenue, Covington KY 41011-3115, or fax to 859/392-1589.