Food Service Assistant

Orange County Head Start, Inc. | Santa Ana, CA

Posted Date 10/13/2021


  Would you like to make difference in the lives of Orange County’s most vulnerable children?

 As a non-profit organization, Orange County Head Start, Inc. (OCHS) serves preschoolers, infants, toddlers, pregnant women and families throughout Orange County, including families on public assistance, children with disabilities, from homeless and foster families, and teen parents. OCHS’s programs and services promote school readiness, early reading, science, mathematics, social skills and physical development. Through the additional support of comprehensive services, including health, nutrition, mental health and family partnership building, parents are empowered as leaders and advocates for their children’s education, families’ success, and betterment of the communities.

 Food Service Assistants

These hands on food service position will be assigned work at either a Head Start center

washing dishes and assisting with meal service, or  in a central kitchen preparing and delivering meals to the Head Start centers, and  washing dishes.


  • A High School diploma or equivalent of education and experience.
  • Minimum one year of food preparation and kitchen cleaning experience.
  • Must be able to lift and carry up to 50 pounds.
  • Must be able to pass Department of Justice, Criminal Record and Child Abuse Clearance checks.
  • Must have a good driving record and must provide a current driver record printout from the DMV.

We offer an hourly wage of $14.17, excellent benefits and a generous retirement plan, work Monday to Friday and the opportunity to serve young children and their families in Orange County.

 Final filing date: Friday, October 29, 2021 at 5:00 p.m.

Apply now to join our team!


Submit an application: 

Orange County Head Start Inc.

2501 S. Pullman Street, Suite 100

Santa Ana, CA 92705


For further information and additional career opportunities, please visit the careers section on our website at or call our Human Resources Department at 714-241-8920.

Fax 949-596-8291


Salary14.17 Hour
Job Category
Full time

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