School Nutrition Lead

Sterling, VA, Dominion High School
Sep 08, 2020
Oct 08, 2020
Education, Healthcare
Full Time
The School Nutrition Program Lead supports the manager in the management of the food service operation, which includes adherence to federal and state laws and regulations for accountability of meal patterns, food safety, human resource practices, marketing of programs, and financial integrity.

The following information is intended to describe the overall nature and scope of the work being performed in relation to the position. This is not a comprehensive listing of all responsibilities or tasks; other work may be assigned when deemed appropriate:
* Assists the manager in ordering weekly supplies by established due dates and based on resources on hand and forecast production requirements.
* Assists the manager as needed in checking the quality, quantity, and accuracy of weekly deliveries and invoices.
* Assists the manager in forecasting and deciding production needs, and plan employee work schedules, to assure each meal meets requirements as established by USDA.
* Organizes the preparation of food for the assigned department, meeting time schedules for that department.
* Maintains an accurate inventory of all kitchen supplies.
* Follows established guidelines as identified in the Nutrition Program Procedure Manual.
* Assists the manager in completing daily accountability reports and submit by established deadlines.
* Works with other staff members to ensure accurate and timely daily reporting.
* Strives to achieve established goals for food and labor by utilizing labor and resources efficiently.

Below are the qualifications for this position:
* High School diploma or GED required
* Two years of experience in quantity food service
* Knowledge of food service methods and practices, including proper food safety and sanitation procedures
* Ability to read and interpret standardized recipes and other technical documents
* Work requires excellent customer relations skills
* Ability to perform varied food service work including food preparation, serving, clean up, and cashiering
* Ability to communicate effectively with co-workers and customers and work cooperatively with others

Physical Requirements
The following provides a brief description of physical requirements for this position:
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly talking, expressing or exchanging ideas by means of the spoken word. Those activities in which they must convey detailed or important spoken instructions to other workers accurately, loudly, or quickly. The employee must possess normal cognitive abilities including the ability to learn, recall and apply certain practices and policies. Frequently sitting and/or remaining in a stationary position for long periods of time. Exerting up to 40 pounds of force occasionally and/or negligible amount of force frequently or constantly to lift, carry, push, pull or otherwise move objects.

Additional Details

Classified Salary Scale , Level 8

This is a non-exempt position.

Supervisor: School Nutrition Specialist

The Loudoun County School Board is committed to a policy of nondiscrimination and to the provision of equity in its educational programs, services and activities for all students and employees.

Loudoun County Public Schools (LCPS) does not discriminate on the basis of race, ancestry, color, sex, pregnancy, childbirth or related medical conditions, marital status, age, religion, national origin, disability, or genetic information in employment or in its programs and activities. LCPS provides equal access to the Boy Scouts and other designated youth groups.

The following person has been designated to handle inquiries regarding the non-discrimination policies:

Assistant Superintendent for Department of Human Resources and Talent Development
Loudoun County Public Schools
21000 Education Court
Ashburn, VA 20148

Tel: 571-252-1100

How To Apply

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To be considered for the vacancy, please complete ALL sections of the application. A resume will not be accepted in lieu of a completed application.

Please be sure to upload the following:

• Three (3) current professional references (Name, phone number, email address). At least one reference should be a current supervisor or most recent supervisor.

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