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Cook I - Alta School-#82750 at Kings Canyon Unified School District

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Date Posted: 3/17/2022 Application Deadline: 5/5/2022 11:00 AM Pacific
Employment Type: Part Time Length of Work Year: 5.75 hrs per day, 5 days per week, 182 days per year
Salary: Starts at $15.55 per hour Number Openings: (At time of posting) 1
Contact: Shaun Rodriguez Email: rodriguez-s@kcusd.com
Phone: 559-305-7038
Job Description / Essential Elements: Print   
COOK I Definition Under general supervision, performs skilled, large quantity cooking in the preparation of main dishes and other foods in a school cafeteria; assists in maintaining food service facilities in a sanitary and orderly condition; performs related duties as required. Essential Duties 1. Cook and prepare entrees, side dishes, and other foods. 2. Assist Manager or Cook II with forecasting the quantity of meals. 3. Check recipes and estimate quantities of food and supplies needed. 4. Modify ingredients in recipes to produce a specified quantity of food. 5. Clean and store cafeteria equipment and food supplies and work areas. 6. Help with point of sales. 7. Assist in serving line with set-up, serving and monitoring. 8. Assist and instruct helpers or new personnel in methods and procedures of tasks assigned. 9. Assist in catering and general kitchen duties. 10. Assist with preparation and service of snack bar. 11. Set up and substitute in manager's absence when needed. 12. Assist with receiving and checking inventory.. 13. Assist with wrapping, packing and loading of food for transport to satellite serving kitchens. 14. Operate mixer, grinder, slicer, ovens and other equipment common to a production kitchen. 15. Perform other duties as assigned. Desirable Certificates Individuals with appropriate certification from the California School Food Service Association may be given preferential treatment in the competitive employment process for this classification. Appropriate certification will include courses in orientation to school food service, sanitation and safety, and work improvement. Minimum Qualifications Knowledge of methods of preparing, cooking and serving foods in large quantities; kitchen sanitation and safety precautions; operation, cleaning and caring for utensils and equipment; basic math and weights and measures. Ability to follow the recipe and nutritional guideline; skillfully prepare and cook meat and vegetables in large quantities; plan and organize food preparation to meet fixed schedules; operate a variety of appliances used in cooking foods in large quantities; add; cashier and make change quickly and accurately; understand and carry out oral and written directions; work cooperatively with those contacted in the course of work. Experience: One year of full-time experience in the cooking and serving of food stuffs in a cafeteria or restaurant or two years at or equivalent to the level of Food Service Worker in the Kings Canyon Unified School District. Education: High School Diploma or equivalent. Coursework in meal planning, nutrition, sanitation, cafeteria management, dietetics, or related areas License: Valid California Drivers License. PHYSICAL DEMANDS: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to walk and continuously required to stand. The employee will frequently bend or twist at the neck and trunk while performing the duties of this job. The employee is occasionally required to reach with hands and arms and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee is occasionally required to reach with hands and arms and repeat the same hand, arm, finger motion many times, as in operating a cash register or cutting food items etc. The employee continuously uses hand strength to grasp tools. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds such as milk crates, frozen foods, canned food, push fully loaded food carts, etc. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, and depth perception and peripheral vision and color vision. Employees may also be required to have skin contact with detergents, abrasives and cleaning solvents and disinfectants. WORK ENVIRONMENT: The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this job, the employee occasionally works in hot and cold temperature extremes and will walk on slippery surfaces. The employee must be able to meet deadlines with severe time constraints and interact with public and other workers. The noise level in the work environment is frequently loud to where you have to raise your voice to be heard. The employee has a greater than average risk of getting a minor injury such as cut or burn while performing the duties of this job. The information contained in this job description is for compliance with the American with Disabilities Act (A.D.A.). and is not an exhaustive list of the duties performed for this position. Additional duties are performed by the individuals currently holding this position and additional duties may be assigned. Revised 10-3-94; 10/97; 11/16/98 COOK I Definition Under general supervision, performs skilled, large quantity cooking in the preparation of main dishes and other foods in a school cafeteria; assists in maintaining food service facilities in a sanitary and orderly condition; performs related duties as required. Essential Duties 1. Cook and prepare entrees, side dishes, and other foods. 2. Assist Manager or Cook II with forecasting the quantity of meals. 3. Check recipes and estimate quantities of food and supplies needed. 4. Modify ingredients in recipes to produce a specified quantity of food. 5. Clean and store cafeteria equipment and food supplies and work areas. 6. Help with point of sales. 7. Assist in serving line with set-up, serving and monitoring. 8. Assist and instruct helpers or new personnel in methods and procedures of tasks assigned. 9. Assist in catering and general kitchen duties. 10. Assist with preparation and service of snack bar. 11. Set up and substitute in manager's absence when needed. 12. Assist with receiving and checking inventory.. 13. Assist with wrapping, packing and loading of food for transport to satellite serving kitchens. 14. Operate mixer, grinder, slicer, ovens and other equipment common to a production kitchen. 15. Perform other duties as assigned. Desirable Certificates Individuals with appropriate certification from the California School Food Service Association may be given preferential treatment in the competitive employment process for this classification. Appropriate certification will include courses in orientation to school food service, sanitation and safety, and work improvement. Minimum Qualifications Knowledge of methods of preparing, cooking and serving foods in large quantities; kitchen sanitation and safety precautions; operation, cleaning and caring for utensils and equipment; basic math and weights and measures. Ability to follow the recipe and nutritional guideline; skillfully prepare and cook meat and vegetables in large quantities; plan and organize food preparation to meet fixed schedules; operate a variety of appliances used in cooking foods in large quantities; add; cashier and make change quickly and accurately; understand and carry out oral and written directions; work cooperatively with those contacted in the course of work. Experience: One year of full-time experience in the cooking and serving of food stuffs in a cafeteria or restaurant or two years at or equivalent to the level of Food Service Worker in the Kings Canyon Unified School District. Education: High School Diploma or equivalent. Coursework in meal planning, nutrition, sanitation, cafeteria management, dietetics, or related areas License: Valid California Drivers License. PHYSICAL DEMANDS: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to walk and continuously required to stand. The employee will frequently bend or twist at the neck and trunk while performing the duties of this job. The employee is occasionally required to reach with hands and arms and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee is occasionally required to reach with hands and arms and repeat the same hand, arm, finger motion many times, as in operating a cash register or cutting food items etc. The employee continuously uses hand strength to grasp tools. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds such as milk crates, frozen foods, canned food, push fully loaded food carts, etc. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, and depth perception and peripheral vision and color vision. Employees may also be required to have skin contact with detergents, abrasives and cleaning solvents and disinfectants. WORK ENVIRONMENT: The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this job, the employee occasionally works in hot and cold temperature extremes and will walk on slippery surfaces. The employee must be able to meet deadlines with severe time constraints and interact with public and other workers. The noise level in the work environment is frequently loud to where you have to raise your voice to be heard. The employee has a greater than average risk of getting a minor injury such as cut or burn while performing the duties of this job. The information contained in this job description is for compliance with the American with Disabilities Act (A.D.A.). and is not an exhaustive list of the duties performed for this position. Additional duties are performed by the individuals currently holding this position and additional duties may be assigned. Revised 10-3-94; 10/97; 11/16/98

Requirements / Qualifications

Requirements / Qualifications

Food Handlers Permit

Food Handlers Permit

      Comments and Other Information

      Work hours are 7:00 AM - 1:15 PM, 1/2-hour lunch. Position is 182 days per year. Prior food service experience preferred. If selected for an interview, must pass KCUSD Food Service Test.

       


      Application Deadline

      5/5/2022 11:00 AM Pacific

      Date Posted

      3/17/2022

      Contact

      Shaun Rodriguez
      559-305-7038

      Number of Openings

      1

      Salary

      Starts at $15.55 per hour

      Length of Work Year

      5.75 hrs per day, 5 days per week, 182 days per year

      Employment Type

      Part Time