Assistant Cook

US-CO-Colorado Springs
4 weeks ago
# of Openings
Minimum Compensation
USD $12.00/Hr.
Maximum Compensation
USD $13.50/Hr.


ComCor, Inc., a growing company is currently seeking a responsible individual to fill the position of Assistant Cook. The Assistant Cook provides a system of accountability and continuous supervision of the adult offender population by monitoring all residential activities.



The mission of COMCOR is to develop, establish, and maintain community based corrections programs that provide sanctions and alternatives to incarceration, and to provide leadership and coordination throughout the criminal justice community. COMCOR offers a variety of programs for nonviolent offenders that help save jail space in the adult detention center, allowing offenders to maintain their jobs, support their families, and provide restitution to the crime victims and the community. COMCOR works with state and government agencies to provide these alternative programs.




*          Assists with planning meals far enough clients ahead to minimize the need for food substitutions; when substitutions are necessary helps to serve food of equivalent nutritional value.

*          Helps to maintain established standards of sanitation, safety and food preparation and storage as set by the local and state health departments, including: storing foodstuffs and supplies in appropriate areas; washing dishes; cleaning refrigerators, stove, bins, cupboards and other kitchen equipment and utensils; and, sweeping and mopping kitchen floors.

*          Supervise food line.

*          Participates in all emergency drills and environmental safety activities.

*          Participates in general staff meetings and other meetings and events planned by the grantee and delegate agency as requested

*          Participates in general staff meetings and other meetings and events planned by the grantee and delegate agency as requested

*          Substitutes for the Cook in her/his absence

*          Sign-in and instruct  ComCor clients in their assigned duties.

*          Perform other job duties, as assigned.









High School Diploma/GED and one year experience in food preparation and planning. It is preferred that the Assistant Cook have experience in institutional food preparation and have training in food and nutrition dietetics.     




Job requires good judgment and flexibility in work hours to accommodate facility requirements. Ability to work with offenders. Knowledge of food preparation and planning. Physical demands may include lifting weights up to 60 pounds or carrying up to 25 pounds. Other activities include walking, standing, and sitting, stooping, and kneeling. for various amounts of time. Other requirements include speaking and writing ability, and auditory discrimination.


Important Notes


ComCor is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.  All

qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status or disability.


Must be able to pass a criminal background check


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