Who are we?
At the Seattle Y, we are an inclusive organization of men, women and children with a shared commitment to nurture the potential of youth, promote healthy living, and foster social responsibility.
At the Y, strengthening community is our cause. We work side-by-side with our neighbors throughout King and south Snohomish counties to help kids and families thrive – and apply their positive behaviors and goals at home, school, the workplace, and beyond.
Where you’ll work…
You’ll be based out of Camp Orkila, located on the northwest tip of Orcas Island and sits on 280 acres of private beach, preserved forest and open fields. You will be a part of a team that welcomes participants to the outdoor classroom, where learning is by experience and Campers thrive in a caring, supportive community.
Competitive pay range and excellent benefit package includes YMCA membership, health, dental, life and disability insurance; tuition assistance; 12% retirement contribution, as eligible
If this sounds like an organization you'd like to work for, read on!
What you’ll be doing…
The Seattle Y is looking for the right candidate to become a part of our resident camp, food services team. As the First Cook you will act as the lead to all staff, assisting with hiring and training of staff, and overseeing the daily functions of the kitchen, while maintaining cleanliness and a safe work environment in compliance with food safety regulations. You will assign and supervise daily prep duties and in the absence of the Food Services Director will assume administrative duties, stepping in as the “Person in Charge” as required by the County Health Department.
Who are you?
If you're the right candidate for the job, you love working with people and enjoy working on a team. You step up and offer support at the first sign it's needed and feel comfortable offering guidance to others to ensure excellent customer services standards are met. You are someone who works well with others and strives to create positive interactions with those that you work with and the customers you serve.
You should be 21 years of age or older and have:
You'll be a great fit for the Seattle Y if you:
The YMCA of Greater Seattle is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity, inclusion, and equity. We are a drug & alcohol-free workplace