Culinary Specialist
U.S. Army
Houston, TX Posted 5/24/2021 $1,785 to $2,450 / Month Full Time Bilingual, Career Education, General, Restaurant / Foodservice

Do you like to cook? Want a rewarding Career for Life, not just a job? Be All that you can be and serve your country. Enlist as a soldier into the United States Army and become a certified Culinary Specialist who is responsible for the preparation and service of food in field or garrison food service operations. We can teach you how to cook & feed the masses! This is not a civilian contractor position. NO experience necessary. Position is entry level. Duties include but are limited to:

Baking, Frying, Boiling, simmer, steam, saute as prescribed. Operate, maintain and clean field kitchen equipment. Perform preventive maintenance on garrison and field kitchen equipment. If you like to cook and feed people, join the Army and become a certified Culinary Specialist!



  • 30 days paid vacation annually.
  • Full Healthcare coverage for you and your Family.
  • Educational benefits worth over $72,000.
  • Obtain Industry standard recognized certifications. 
  • PAID Training! 10 weeks of Basic Training.
  • Plus 9 weeks of Technical School with on-the-job instructions. 


  • MUST be Between 17-34 years old.
  • NO felonies. (Defer Adjudication included).
  • Current High School Senior, High school graduate or GED equivalent.
  • Permanent US resident or US citizen.
  • Meet physical standards based on gender and age.
  • Pass the Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery (ASVAB) test.

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