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Food Service Manager

Job Description

The Georgia Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Disabilities (DBHDD), is seeking qualified candidates for the position of Food Service Manager at Georgia Regional Hospital At Savannah (please visit www.garegionalsavannah.com for more information about the hospital). View other positions at www.dbhddjobs.com

Job Description:

Plans, directs, or coordinates activities of an organization or department that serves food and beverages. Coordinates the preparation of food for institutions, schools, hospitals, lodges, or cafeterias. Ensures adequate inventory of food and related supplies. Supervisors and plans work of assigned staff. Job Responsibilities & Performance Standards: 1. Supervises and plans work of assigned staff 2. Apportions and serves food to facility residents, employees and patrons 3. Coordinate and oversee culinary/banquet needs 4. Estimates amount and costs of required supplies, such as food and ingredients 5. Implements the management of the food and supply purchase, delivery, storage and issue system 6. Keeps records required by government agencies regarding sanitation and food subsidies when appropriate 7. Manages all food production and service activities 8. Monitors compliance with health and fire regulations regarding food preparation and serving, and building maintenance in lodging and dining facilities 9. Monitors compliance with safety, sanitation and health rules and standards 10. Monitors food preparation methods, portion sizes, garnishing, presentation and display of food 11. Oversees quality control of all aspects of food service by conducting inspections for adherence to established guidelines 12. Performs facility sanitation inspections 13. Provides input for the development of food service operations policies and procedures 14. Schedules and receives food and beverage deliveries, checking delivery contents in order to verify product quantity and quality 15. Trains and directs staff and temporary workers in proper techniques of food preparation

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.


High School Diploma/GED AND Three years of supervisory experience in a food service operation at the level of a shift supervisor OR One year of experience at the lower level (FFT012)

Preferred Qualifications

At least One year of experience in a comprehensive food service operation in a capacity that involved formal supervision of workers engaged in various phases of food preparation, food service, and food sanitation. Must have cooking skills and experience as well as experience managing cook processes. Must have a Valid GA Driver's License per the Driver's Policy and meet the requirements to drive a State-owned vehicle, including having a clear MVR Driving Record and being at least 21 years of age with at least 3 years driving experience. ServSafe Certification a plus but not required. Computer skills a must.


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 11 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 Manager 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.