Due to continuing supply issues, menu items are subject to change without notice.

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Assistant Cook
job opening


Wage:  $15.74/hr


    We are looking for a fun-loving, reliable addition to our team at Lynden Community/Senior Center.  This person would work cooperatively at a fast pace with the Cook and volunteers preparing, serving, and cleaning up a noon meal that is served daily Monday through Friday and a Wednesday morning breakfast.  Service also includes prepping meals for delivery by volunteers to homebound seniors.  The successful candidate would be comfortable in a commercial kitchen setting, cooking for service of up to 150, and after probationary/training period filling in for the Cook if needed for sick leave or vacation leave coverage.  If hired, must present current Washington State Food Worker card, submit to a background check and be willing to become qualified in basic first aid and CPR.  Daily start time would be 8:00am. 

     This would be a great position for someone looking to make a difference in our community, a parent wanting to work around a school schedule, or someone looking to start a food service career as there is potential for advancement.  Please send a resume and cover letter explaining why you would be a great fit for our team to  Position open until filled.

Get to know our Meal Program
Part of our mission is nutritional support.  We provide a delicious meal, cooked fresh in our own kitchen daily Monday - Friday!  We serve meals in a variety of ways and remain flexible to meet your needs.

Senior Mobile Meals (delivery) - $6
*A long-standing service of the Center.  Our volunteer drivers love to see you each day!*
- Service is restricted to Lynden city limits
- Meals may be scheduled as soon as you get a new month's menu or order daily by 10am
- If you want more than 2 meals, please call a week ahead
- Delivery window is 11:30a - 12:30p & delivery time may vary depending on demand & driver
- Accounts are billed monthly

Hot to Go (pick up) - $6
*This service started as a result of COVID and we have continued it for your convenience*
- Meals may be scheduled as soon as you get a new month's menu or order daily by 10am
- If you want more than 2 meals, please call a week ahead
- Meals are available to pick up at the front office between noon - 12:30p

Sit & Sup (dine in) - $6
*Our traditional meal where we gather to visit, laugh, and enjoy a meal together*
- No reservations or membership are needed
- Lunch is served at noon and service window remains open until 12:30p
- Don't like to carry cash?  We now have a lunch punch card.  $60 for 10 meals
- Did you know there is no age limit to come in and have lunch?  Bring your kids!

Frozen Meals - $5
*Extras of our daily meal that are packaged and frozen - does not include fresh elements such as salad or fruit*
- May be ordered and picked up any time during our open hours
- The list of available meals changes daily - call the office for a current list
- If there are any daily meals left, they are not available until the following day, per health department regulations