COOK

Company: Geo Reentry Services, LLC. ( Learn More )

General Information
US-AK-Ester
N/A
High School
Full-Time
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Job Description Summary

Under general supervision, prepares large quantities of a variety of food including meats, fish, poultry, gravies, cereals, soups, vegetables and other foods.  Uses various methods of cooking and seasoning and adheres to proper preparations methods.  A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities
  • Cooks food as directed in the operational menu plan for the facility food service operation. Ensures recipes are extended to the facility population requirements. Maintains accurate production records.
  • Directs work, provides training and performs inspections of work performed by detainee food service staff.
  • Conducts orientation and training programs for staff employees.
  • Responsible for preparation scheduling and the quality assurance of all foods and supplies.
  • Responsible for placing orders for food and supplies as assigned by management. Checks in deliveries and takes inventory of food and supplies as required.
  • Ensures the sanitation and safety program is actively practiced in all areas of the department.
  • Assists management in maintaining a high-level of good client relations.
  • Performs other duties as assigned. 
  • Job RequirementsMinimum Requirements
    • High school diploma or equivalent certification required. 
    • College credits or relevant technical training courses in food service preparation and cooking preferred.  Prior cooking and correctional food service training preferred.
    • Minimum two (2) years prior experience in successfully managing and/or quantity food production experience in commercial, military, or institutional setting or an equivalent combination of work experience and training required.
    • Must be able to communicate to all personnel the minimum production/service requirements of the job. 

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    Equal Opportunity Employer