COOK - Juvenile Services
Company: County of Tarrant
Posted on: August 7, 2022
RETENTION PAY ($$$) AVAILABLE FOR TARRANT COUNTY EMPLOYEES
Full-time employees: May be eligible to earn up to 3 retention
payments in 2022 totaling $4,900 ($1,000 on August 5th and
September 16th, and $2,900 on December 9th.) Note: Employees must
be employed on each payment date to be eligible.
Part-time and Substitute employees: May be eligible to earn up to 3
retention payments in 2022 totaling $1,000 ($250 on August 5th and
September 16th, and $500 on December 9th). Note: To be eligible,
part-time and substitute employees must work an average of 16 hours
in specific months preceding the payment dates and be employed on
each payment date to be eligible.
Plan, organize, prepare and serve nutritious meals three (3) times
daily for the youth and staff of three (3) secure institutional
programs and off-site programs as developed by the Department.
Comply with the food service guidelines of the Special Nutrition
Program and Standards for Secure Juvenile Pre-Adjudication
Detention and Post-Adjudication Correctional Facilities.
(THE SELECTED CANDIDATE(S) FOR THIS POSITION
MUST TAKEAND PASS APRE-PLACEMENT PHYSICAL EXAMINATION)
Tarrant County employees enjoy superior health, retirement, and
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POSTING MAY CLOSE AT ANY TIME
AFTER A SUFFICIENT NUMBER OF APPLICATIONS ARE RECEIVED
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
1. Plans, prepares and serves meals
2. Cleans kitchen and related equipment to maintain sanitary
3. Follows all kitchen security procedures
4. Documents the use of food supplies
5. Takes inventory of food supplies
6. Receives verifies incoming food orders
7. Dates and stocks all food supplies
8. Launders kitchen towels and aprons
9. Performs all other related duties as assigned
NOTE: You must fill out the work history and education sections of
application to show you have years of experience/education as
required by hiring department or be disqualified.
High School diploma or equivalent + Minimum of one (1) full-time
year experience in a related field.
Must obtain Food Handlers Certification within six (6) months of
Ability to read and perform arithmetic operations involved in
calculating food quantities and recipe changes.
Valid TXdriver's license and automobile liability insurance
(A PRE-PLACEMENT PHYSICAL EXAMINATION IS REQUIRED)
If hired, must provide proof of educational attainment at new hire
Tarrant County will conduct background checks on new hires that
will include a criminal background check related to convictions and
deferred adjudications in the past seven years and may include
credit reports, motor vehicle records, employment records and
educational attainment. A conviction or deferred adjudication is
not an automatic bar to employment. Each case is considered
Physical Demands and Work Environment & Other Requirements
While performing the duties of this position, the incumbent is
regularly required to lift, reach, stoop, stand and walk in an
indoor commercial kitchen located in a locked security facility.
Exposure to kitchen appliances.
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