Social Service Department - Assistant Cook

Activity Summary:

Combine your culinary interests, compassion for helping people and your love for the community by volunteering with us as an Assistant Cook.  Be a part of the events we cook/serve for through out the year. As the Assistant Cook you will not only assist in preparing the food, but also help to serve, clean up, take inventory and develop other events menu. 

This position can be flexible. We need someone to commit to preplanned events through out the year.


  • 18 years or older
  • Passion for helping
  • Experience in working in a kitchen preferred, but not required
  • High energy level and poised demeanor
  • Organized
  • Ability to relate to and work with diverse populations
  • Reliable, professional and hard working
  • Pass back ground check


Due to the population, Volunteers need to be willing to undergo a background check and initial screening process. Once they have passed, they will need to complete our Safe from Harm online training within 90 days of starting.

Alcohol, drugs and smoking are not permitted at any Salvation Army Facilities or volunteer site.

Clothing must be respectful as you will be representing The Salvation Army.

*Off Street Parking is available.*

If this volunteer opportunity seems like a match for your experience, skills, and interests, please complete the online application by clicking the “Sign Up” button.

If you have further questions please contact (Insert contact name and email address).

Thank you again for your interest in volunteering with The Salvation Army!



Qualifications Required

  • Background Check
  • How much can you lift comfortably? Must be at least 30 lbs.
  • What age category do you belong? Must be at least 21 or older