Food Pantry Assistant

Job FieldAnswer
Job TitleFood Pantry Assistant
DepartmentCampus Life and Activity Center
CampusDowntown Campus
SupervisorLemont Lucas
Supervisor's Phone Number253.680.7113
Hourly Rate16.28
Job Summary

Provide customer service to students accessing the food pantry, including intake, food distribution and data collection. Will complete filing, data entry, be responsible to keep the pantry stocked, organized and clean. 

Essential Functions
  • Organize and stock food pantry 
  • Keep list of needed and distributed items 
  • Distribute food according to center guidelines 
  • Add required data into database 
  • Let supervisor know what food items need to be ordered 
  • Wipe work surfaces clean daily 
Statement of Educational Benefits
  • Students will learn office procedures 
  • Improve work ethic 
  • Develop and improve professional communication skills  
  • Improve critical thinking 
  • Improve understanding of equity and inclusion 
Minimum Qualifications
  • Available to work 15 hours per week 
  • Must obtain WA Food Worker Card within 30 days of hirer  


Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
  • Ability to input data in English 
  • Quick learner, reliable, dependable, and resourceful  
  • Ability to work and interact in a diverse office environment 
  • Ability to exercise good judgment and maintain composure 
  • Ability to maintain strict confidentiality 
  • Complete work with attention to detail