Prep Chef

Camp Cascade
Lyons, OR


Job Title: Summer Staff | Prep Chef

Employer: Camp Cascade

Contact Information: Liz Gadbaugh at 503-897-4900 or

Address: 33806 N. Fork Rd., Lyons, OR 97358

Web Site:

Education or Degree Required: Some college, or equivalent experience.

Job Location: Lyons, OR

Salary/Wages: $450/per week + room and board.

Job Type: Summer

Application Materials Needed:

  • Job Application
  • References

Job Description:

  • The Prep Chef/Kitchen Assistant will clean dishes and assist the cooks with food preparation to offer high quality food products and service to Camp Cascade’s guests.
  • The ultimate aim is to bless and love the guests, as applicable, in the prep chef dining realm of guest service in a manner consistent with Camp Cascade’s mission.


  • Be mature, respectful, professional, organized, and cheerful to ensure enjoyable, high quality food service.
  • Maintain composure and adapt to circumstances while under pressure and changing priorities; improvise and provide solutions as problems and complications arise.
  • Ensure dishes are sanitized and available as needed.
  • Place clean dishwater, glassware, silverware and pot/pans in specified shelves according to sanitation and cleaning procedures.
  • Assist cooks with food preparation.
  • Perform preparation, set-up, cleanup, and reset duties to prepare for meal service.
  • Efficient preparation and management of buffet line operations.
  • Clean ovens, grill and ventilation hood to ensure sanitary standards are maintained.
  • Assist in all unloading and organization of food orders.
  • Follow specific instructions from the Food Service Manager and/or Food Service Director.
  • Abide by all state, federal and CC labor and food service standards, policies and procedures.
  • Other duties assigned by the Directors.


  • Ability to respect Camp Cascade’s mission.
  • Humility; having a teachable spirit by listening, learning, receiving correction, while honestly assessing ourselves.
  • Hungry; A strong desire within to grow, learn, and serve alongside a like-minded team.
  • Wisdom; the ability to understand others and situations, acting in a way that promotes healthy communication and a productive environment.
  • Of strong moral character and integrity.
  • Desire to grow as a leader, willingness to serve and lead as opportunities arise.


Closing Date: 
Saturday, 1 June 2019