General Helper (Rotational Schedule/Off-Shore Platform)


Under the supervision of the Head Cook, the employee is responsible for prepping breakfast, cleaning, and assisting the Head Cook in the kitchen area. Housekeeping duties of position include day to day cleaning of living quarters and offices.


  • High school education or equivalent
  • State of Alaska Food Worker Card
  • At least six months of experience in kitchen help and housekeeping
  • Previous work experience in camps and/or related area
  • Previous training in prevention of food borne illness, HACCP, sanitation and personal hygiene


  • Clean as assigned following proper procedures
  • Unload needed supplies and small equipment from storeroom and pot areas
  • Assist Head Cook with food prep as needed
  • Review production sheet assignment, secure HACCP approved, standardized recipes for assigned food items
  • Transport food to the tray line before the beginning of tray service
  • Utilize proper equipment and utensils
  • Take corrective action if temperatures of food items are not achieved correctly
  • Assure prepared foods are of the highest quality
  • Pan food into the appropriate serving pans before serving time; cover and maintain at proper temperature
  • Prepare and portion resident snacks and nourishments according to instructions and regulatory guidelines
  • Set up dining room according to the needs
  • Prepare salads for salad bars and set up salad bar
  • Assist with ordering, as needed
  • Clean permanent living quarters, common areas (all bathrooms & showers)
  • Willingness to perform others duties as required
  • Willingness to work at various locations as required


  • Dependability: Consistently adheres to operational standards, ensures smooth operations and positive customer experiences, builds a productive workplace, is reliable and improves team morale
  • Independence: Works with little or no supervision
  • Time Management: Manages time effectively when accomplishing tasks, projects, and goals


Full-time regular employees have the opportunity to enroll in health insurance, life insurance, 401k Retirement Plan and short term disability insurance. Full-time regular employees are provided access to our employee assistance program.


The employee will be required to live and work in a remote and confined workspace for extended periods of time and exposure to work assignments consisting of twelve-hour days and able to work day or night shifts as required. The majority of the work is performed in a remote setting with a wide variety of people in differing functions, personalities and abilities.  There may be a lack of immediate access to critical medical services as well as urban community services. 


The employee’s work requires routine walking, standing, bending and carrying items. Applicant will be required to successfully complete a post-offer pre-hire physical and Functional Capacity Exam.


It is Denali Universal Services’ business philosophy and practice to provide reasonable accommodations, according to applicable state and federal laws, to all qualified individuals with physical or mental disabilities.


Denali Universal Services is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Kenai, AK

8 month(s) ago