Part-time cook

  • Part-time
  • Seasonal
  • Coggon, IA

Camp Wapsie


Camp Wapsie is seeking, a part-time, seasonal cook to help prepare and serve meals for our Camp Wapsie guests and program participants.

  • Verifies food orders to ensure that inventory received matches the order and is of safe quality.
  • Prepares or supervises the preparation of meals.
  • Assures that meals are served on time and with a high standard for cooking and serving so that the meal is healthy, appetizing and attractive.
  • Complies with all health department rules and regulations and promptly notifies the director or Property manager of any problems with the kitchen facilities, and equipment so that they are always up to health standards and in good operating order.
  • Assures the kitchen is cleaned and sanitized according to the health regulations daily.
  • Works with staff and Leadership campers who assist in the food services area.
  • Maintain proper storage and food labeling of supplies in refrigerators, freezers, & storage areas.
  • Responsible for seeing that all surfaces, dishes and food preparation equipment is cleaned, sanitized and stored properly.
  • Checks and records temperatures daily, while employed, of the refrigerator, freezer, dishwasher rinse and wash temperatures.
  • Help supervise in both kitchen and dishwashing areas.


  • The employee must possess experience with cooking in quantity for groups from size 10 to 300.
  • Must possess knowledge of the health department rules and safety standards.
  • This person should have current or be able to attain food safety and preparation certification.
  • Enjoys working and interacting with people of all types and ages, with a special emphasis on children, modeling and utilizing the important core values of caring, honesty, respect and responsibility.


Seasonal, part-time while groups and campers are in attendance.

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