Cook needed at Saint Joseph Cathedral Rectory


Employment Opportunity

                 Date: August 7, 2019                                 Deadline: Until filled

                 Office: Rectory                                          Status: Part-time

                 Position: Cook                                          Practicing Catholic: Preferred


Position Summary: Saint Joseph Cathedral seeks a qualified individual to serve as a Cook, approximately 20 hours per week, for the Priests.  This position is responsible for preparing dinnertime meals Monday through Friday to be served to the Priests, ranging in number from five to seven, and occasionally larger groups.  The position is expected to use personal judgment in carrying out routine duties and responsibilities.


Job Responsibilities: The individual holding this position would perform the following duties:

  1. Prepare all menu items using established policies and procedures.
  2. Comply with established sanitation standards, personal hygiene, and health standards. Observe proper food preparation and handling techniques.
  3. Plan the weekly menu and shop for food (with use of personal vehicle) and other supplies to ensure the meals are varied and interesting.  
  4. Provide services in a friendly and efficient manner.
  5. Plan food production to coordinate with meal serving time so that excellence, quality, temperature, and the appearance of food are preserved.
  6. Keep work area neat and clean at all times; clean and maintain equipment used in food preparation.
  7. Prepare and serve food for special functions as needed.


Qualifications for the position:  Prior food service experience and knowledge of, and experience with, cooking equipment is essential; must be flexible to adapt to changing needs.

Job offer is contingent on the successful passing of the mandatory background screening and completion of the VIRTUS “Protecting God’s Children” program. 

Salary is commensurate with experience.

Submission should include cover letter, resume, and references via email to Michael Agriesti, Business Manager at

                      212 E. Broad St.                 Columbus, Ohio 43215