Employment Opportunities

Posted 1/31/2019

Kitchen Assistant and Light Cleaning

Part-time – 10 hours per week – $12.00 per hour. 

Applications are being accepted on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 12-4:00pm at our office.

We are accepting applications for part-time employment (10 hours per week) to assist in our kitchen on Fridays from 1:30-8:30pm and also do 3 hours of light cleaning in the middle of the week.

Shepherd Wellness Community is the only HIV/AIDS community in western Pennsylvania and our center is located in the Bloomfield neighborhood of Pittsburgh. Our mission is helping people living with HIV/AIDS improve their wellness. We provide nutritious meals and wellness programs for our members. Please see our web site at www.swconline.org.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Assist staff and volunteers in our kitchen washing dishes, doing light food preparation and cleanup as needed.    Fridays 1:30-8:30pm.
  • Dusting, vacuuming and light cleaning in several rooms of our center. Mid-week for 3 hours.


  • Able to work well with a team of staff and volunteers.
  • Shows up for work on time.
  • Act 33/34 clearances (criminal background and child abuse), which we will order.

Compensation and Benefits:

The hourly rate for this position is $12.00.

Physical and Job-related Demands:

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand/sit for extended periods of time and will occasionally be required to climb steep stairs and move supplies or cleaning equipment. The noise level in the work environment is usually low to moderate. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Statement of Non-Discrimination:

All applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religious creed, ancestry, national origin, age, sex, sexual preference, gender identity (and/or expres­sion) or the presence of a non-job related medical condition/disability.


Applications are being accepted on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 12-4:00pm at our office.

Shepherd Wellness Community, 4800 Sciota Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15224

Office Phone: 412-683-4477. Email: office@swconline.org