Louis Berger Group-Black and Veatch
  Afghanistan Unspecified 818
Date Posted:Jan 31, 2011
Closing Date:Feb 7, 2011
Work Type:Unspecified
Number of Vacancies:2
Functional Area:Services
Salary Range:As per NTA salary scale policy
Years of Experience:2 Years
Contract Duration:Not specified
Possibility of Contract Extension:No
Contract Type:Short Term
Probation Period:1 month
Required Languages:

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Job Summary:

The Cook will work under the direct supervision of the Housing Manager. The Cook will perform the following principal functions relating to project support but are not limited to:

Duties & Responsibilities:

Major Duties and Responsibilities:

1. The main duty of a guesthouse Cook is to provide healthy meals to the residents of each project guesthouse.
2. The Cook is responsible for purchasing, preparing, and storing of the groceries.
3. The Cook is responsible to prepare a weekly/monthly menu under the supervision of the Housing Manager. The guesthouse will have a master menu that all Cooks may follow, depending upon how the meals are planned in each house.
4. The Cook must ensure that the kitchen in the guesthouse is maintained and sterilized to provide a safe and clean environment for meal preparation.
5. Confidentiality; the Cook should have some discretion about her/his job as not to share personal information of house residents or guests with others.
6. The Cook must collect the food money from the guesthouse residents on monthly basis and should have an accountable and transparent system for expenses.
7. Carry out any other related duties requested by the Logistics Manager/Housing Manager

Job Requirement:

Essential Qualifications:

• Previous experience in cooking for large numbers of people.

Desirable Qualifications:

• Experience in working with a large or International NGOs would be an advantage.


• Minimum of year 10 at Secondary School.


• Two years of experience in cooking of Mexican, American, French, Italian, Chinese dishes.
Language Requirements:

• Level 2 – Good communication in English and the ability to communicate with residents and house guests.

Abilities and Skills:

• Ability to work in a team, ability to work under pressure to meet the deadlines and excellent interpersonal skills are required

Corporate Competencies:

• Demonstrate commitment to LBG/B and Vs mission, vision and values
• Display cultural, gender, religion, race, nationality and age sensitivity and adaptability

Job Location:

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