KENAITZE INDIAN TRIBEJOB DESCRIPTIONTYPE OF POSITION: On-call, 10 hours/weekREPORTS TO: Alaska Native Education CoordinatorINDIAN PREFERENCE: Native preference under P.L. 93-638KENAITZE INDIAN TRIBE'S PURPOSE, VALUES VISIONMissionTo assure Kahtnuht'ana Dena'ina thrive forever.Kahtnuht'ana Dena'ina ValuesThese are the beliefs and principles that define our people and will assure our future as tribe: Family: honoring and sustaining health and happiness of family as a first responsibilityStewardship: respectful use of land, resources and all creationsSpiritual Beliefs: acknowledging the existence of a higher power and respecting spiritual beliefs Education: passing down cultural knowledge and traditions and supporting formal educationVisionBy 2025, the Kahtnuht'ana Dena'ina have enhanced strengthened the prosperity, health, and culture of their people Tribe by: Working towards united effort with Native organizations other governments that impact our peopleDeveloping implementing a Tribal education systemLiving our traditional values practicesEmpower our sovereigntyContinuing to demonstrate resiliencyStriving for excellence in all of our programsElevating the wellness of our peopleUsing our talents resources to ensure we are able to take care of ourselves share with othersPOSITION SUMMARYTo assist the Cook at the Early Childhood Center by performing simple tasks in the preparation of foods or to perform food service duties; to work in the food preparation areas or to operate the sanitizing machine; or to perform those duties necessary to maintain cleanliness in the kitchen and related areas.QUALIFICATIONS(Consideration may be given for equivalent knowledge, skills, abilities, education, and experience)Minimum High School Diploma or General Education Degree (GED)Must possess current food handler certificate, or obtain one within 20 days of hireSkills sufficient to follow verbal directionsStrong organizational and interpersonal skillsAbility to work as team member with staff and parents Ability to regularly kneel, stoop, and bendAbility to lift up to 50 poundsKnowledge and experience working with Alaska Native/American Indian people preferredESSENTIAL FUNCTIONSPerforms as a team member within the kitchen, and when sharing work space with other staffHelps in the preparation and the cooking of a variety of foodOperates standard cooking equipment such as mixers, steamers, toasters, oven and stoveParticipates in kitchen cleaning work, such as washing and cleaning equipmentAssists in preparing entrees and special menusOccasionally replaces a more experienced cook in the latter's absencePerforms other duties as assignedThis Job Description reflects Kenaitze Indian Tribe's best effort to describe the essential functions and qualifications of the job described. It is not an exhaustive statement of all the duties, responsibilities or qualifications of the job. This document is not intended to exclude an opportunity for modifications consistent with providing reasonable accommodation.
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