Join Our Team of School Nutrition Professionals and Be a Cafeteria Hero

  • You can be a cafeteria hero by joining the team that energizes students for active engagement in learning at ASD schools by providing nutritious and satiating meals. School nutrition professionals serve a vital role in our community and enjoy great benefits, convenient work schedules, and career advancement opportunities.


    • Competitive salaries
    • No nights, weekends, or holidays
    • Full-time employee benefits include health, dental, and vision
    • All permanent employees are eligible for
      • Paid hoidays
      • Leave (PTO) accrual
      • PERS Retirement (Public Employee Retirement System)
    • Opportunities to advance professionally
      • Many of our mid and senior management team members started as front-line managers

2023-24 School Year Bonus

  • A $1000 bonus (prorated by FTE) will be paid in the final paycheck of the school year to all actively employed bargaining unit members who complete the 2023/2024 school year.


    Employees hired after December 1, 2023, will be eligible for a maximum bonus amount of $500 (prorated by FTE) if they work through the end of the 2023/2024 school year.


    These sums are paid as bonuses and are not eligible for PERS credit.

Student nutrition professional
Student Nutrition Professional

View Current Openings and Apply

  • The Anchorage School District requires applicants to complete applications online using AppliTrack.


    If you need assistance completing an application, please contact the Student Nutrition Department to schedule an appointment.  We can assist you through all steps of the application process.  For an appointment, call 907-348-5142 and press 0 to schedule an appointment.


    Student Nutrition Openings


    • Student Nutrition positions include:
      • School Cafeteria Managers and Assistant Managers
      • School Cafeteria Assistants
        • On-call, non-permanent employment
        • Starts at $14.50 / hour DOE
        • Perfect for PERS retirees; substitute employees may continue to draw PERS retirement
      • Central Kitchen Assistants and Leads
    • Warehouse and Logistics positions include:
      • Warehouse
      • Delivery Drivers
      • Positions are limited!

Recruiting Resources

  • The Anchorage School District is an Equal Opportunity Employer