Cook-Louisville Area Command

911 S Brook St, Louisville, KY 40203, USA Req #16509
Friday, August 27, 2021

The Salvation Army, an internationally; recognized non-profit faith based organization, has a job opening for a Full-Time Cook for the Louisville Area Command, located in Louisville, Kentucky.


Job Summary

Plans, prepares, cooks and serves nutritional meals and snacks in accordance with established guidelines and schedules; ensures all meals are prepared and served in a safe and presentable manner; cleans kitchen facilities, equipment, and appliances; maintains inventory of kitchen supplies and food in a neat and orderly manner.


Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

Knowledge of proper cooking methods and procedures. Knowledge of meal planning techniques. Knowledge of acceptable food storage and cleaning techniques. Ability to cook nutritional, tasteful, and safe food for large groups in a timely manner. Ability to properly clean kitchen appliances and utensils. Ability to order food and kitchen supplies in an economical manner and to maintain an adequate level of inventory.


Education and Experience

No formal education required, one year experience cooking for large groups, or any equivalent combination of training and experience which provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities.



Physical Requirement and Working Conditions

Ability to meet attendance requirements. Ability to read, write, and communicate the English language. Ability to cook, taste, and smell food. Duties are usually performed by frequent walking and/or standing, kneeling, or squatting relieved by lesser periods of sitting.


Work is performed in a normal kitchen environment where there may be limited physical discomforts associated with working around hot stoves/ovens or cold freezers.


Additional Information

All employees recognize that The Salvation Army is a church and agree that they will do nothing as an employee of The Salvation Army to undermine its religious mission.


The Salvation Army offers competitive Benefits. Including Vacation, Paid Time Off, Employee Health Plan, Holiday Pay,403B, Pension, Long and Short Term Disability. 

To apply, please select the “Apply Now” icon at the bottom of this posting. 

Application submittal period: 8/27/2021 to 10/31/2021.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identify, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability. 


Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled - To apply, please complete our on-line application at


Other details

  • Job Family KT-NON-EXEMPT
  • Job Function Food Service
  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Hiring Rate $10.00
Location on Google Maps
  • 911 S Brook St, Louisville, KY 40203, USA