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Food Service Employee 2

Job Description

The Georgia Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Disabilities (DBHDD), is seeking qualified candidates for the position of Food Service Employee 2 at Georgia Regional Hospital At Savannah (please visit www.garegionalsavannah.com for more information about the hospital). One full-time position available on the 9:30am - 8:00pm shift.

Job Description:

Perform a range of tasks in food service daily operation such as, food preparation, checking special diet trays to ensure each person receives correct tray, operate and maintain specialized food service equipment. Must be able to troubleshoot equipment and request repairs to be completed by the maintenance team. Must have the ability to communicate effectively to employees, so they fully understand the assigned duties/tasks. Resolve problems and be able to perform daily food service inspections in food preparation, equipment, sanitation in accordance with federal, state and department guidelines. Serve as a Lead worker.

Job Responsibilities & Performance Standards:

1. Performs job responsibilities with minimal supervision 2. Cleans work areas, equipment, utensils, dishes, and silverware 3. Cleans, peels, slices and trims foodstuffs using manual and electric appliances 4. Conducts or assists with food supply requisitions and sanitation and maintenance inspections 5. Coordinates the daily work schedule of cashiers with the cafeteria manager 6. Observes safety, sanitation and health rules and standards 7. Must have basic computer skills. 8. Portions food or places it directly on plates for service to facility residents, employees or patrons and packages takeout foods 9. Prepares foods 10. Replenishes supplies of food, condiments, and equipment at steam tables and service bars 11. Serves as a lead worker to assigned food service workers 12. Stores food in designated containers and storage areas to prevent spoilage 13. Takes customers' orders and serves customers 14. Trains workers in food preparation, and in service, sanitation, and safety procedures 15. Unpacks and stores supplies, raw and prepared food products

When you send your resume saved in format compatible with MS Word 2007 version to the email address listed below, you must include in the subject line the hospital location and position title.

Qualifications

High School diploma/GED AND One year of experience in the area of assignment OR Completion of a vocational/technical school program in a related area i.e., culinary arts, restaurant management, cooking management OR One year of experience at the lower level or position equivalent

Preferred Qualifications

In addition to entry qualifications, at least 2 years of work experience as an assistant in preparing, cooking and serving food in a food service operation. Must have a valid GA Driver's License and have a clear driving record with at least 3 years driving experience and be at least 21 years of age as per State policy for driving a State-owned vehicle.

Benefits

In addition to a competitive salary (Salary Depends On Skills and Experience), we offer a generous benefits package that includes a flexible schedule, training opportunities, employee retirement plan, deferred compensation, 12 paid holidays, vacation and sick leave, dental, vision, long term care, and life insurance.

This position is a pay grade 8 on the statewide salary plan.

Employment Information

This position is located at Georgia Regional Hospital at Savannah in Savannah, Georgia.

Since opening in 1970, GeorgiaRegional Hospital at Savannah (GRHS) has stood as a beacon of hope for consumers in need of mental health, developmental disability and addictive disease services in the southeast region of the state of Georgia.

Savannah, Georgia's First City is first, in family fun for the summer! With more than 50 cultural and historic attractions, there are plenty of museums, galleries, great entertainment and tours to keep busy and beat the heat!

Come join our team of professional staff and make a difference.

Applying for this job

Please email your cover letter and resume in Microsoft Word format to: grhs_hr@dhr.state.ga.us

To ensure proper routing/handling of your credentials, copy/paste or type the following title in the subject line of your email: Food Service Employee 2 If you are currently employed by DBHDD, please include "Internal Employee" in the subject line as well.

You may be subject to a Drug Screen. You may be required to submit fingerprints to check for the existence of Criminal History Record Information through the Georgia Bureau of Investigation and the Federal Bureau of Investigation. You do have the right to challenge the contents of any Criminal History that is located, should you choose to do so.

The Georgia Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Disabilities provides services to ensure the health and welfare of Georgians. As an employee of DBHDD, in the event of an identified emergency you may be required, as a term and condition of employment, to assist in meeting the emergency responsibilities of the department.