Do you enjoy cooking and food preparation in a cafeteria style environment? Are you seeking a FT position that will allow you to gain valuable experience in the food service industry and provide you with a sense of self fullfillment?
If you answered YES to either of these questions, then consider joining our Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health team!
Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health's Brandywine Program in Glenmoore, PA is seeking a Full Time Food Service Specialist to work in our Cafeteria on campus. Hours are 10am-6:30pm with 1 day off during the week and every other weekend.
As a FT Food Service Specialist at Devereux’s Brandywine Programs you will work with other dedicated professionals who share your passion for helping individuals in need. We offer an environment that is supportive and consistent. This position will give you a unique opportunity to gain knowledge and experience within food service enviroment that will incude cooking, food prep, line service, restrictive diets and health department regulations. Our environment is fast paced, ever changing and offers a sense of personal satisfaction and self fulfillment while serving as a key member of our team. Devereux Brandywine Programs provides psychiatric residential treatment and education services for adolescent males who experience behavioral and psychiatric challenges, often associated with experiencing some level of trauma in their lives.
As the food service worker, your responsibilities will include:
Cleans kitchen equipment, utensils, and kitchen serving, dining and storage areas following departmental procedures.
Properly stores food and follows food safety guidelines.
Assembles ingredients and prepares food as assigned.
Follows and applies chemical handling process and Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDS) procedure.
Maintains and properly operates kitchen equipment.
Serves meals to staff and clients acting in accordance with proper portion controls and special diet requirements.
About Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health
Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health is one of the largest and most advanced behavioral healthcare organizations in the country. Informed by the latest advancements in science and medicine, we combine evidence-based interventions with compassionate family engagement to help change lives. We were founded in 1912 by special education pioneer, Helena Devereux. Today, Devereux is a national nonprofit partner for individuals, families, schools and communities, serving many of the most vulnerable members of our society in areas of autism, intellectual and developmental disabilities, specialty mental health, and child welfare.
Our Mission: Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health changes lives – by unlocking and nurturing human potential for people living with emotional, behavioral or cognitive differences.
We employ more than 7,000 staff and operate 15 centers in 13 states. We offer a comprehensive national network of clinical, therapeutic, educational, and employment programs and services that positively impact the lives of tens of thousands of children, adults and their families every year.
Competitive Salary and Benefits
In addition to a competitive salary, Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health provides a comprehensive health and wellness program to eligible full-time employees, family members and domestic partners. Our health and wellness programs include medical, dental, prescription drug, preventative care, mental health services and an employee assistance / work-life balance program. In addition, we offer generous time-off policies and a 403(b) retirement plan, along with voluntary/employee paid vision, supplemental life and accident coverage to full-time employees.
Click on the following link to see why we are a great place to work: http://benefits.devereux.org
Keywords: Food Service, Cafeteria, Cook, Nutrition, Food Associate, culinary, nutrition, dietary, aide, dietary aide, food prep
High School Diploma/GED
Food Service Experience strongly preferred, but would consider those currently enrolled in Nutrition or Dietetics Programs in lieu of experience
About the Organization: The employment policies of Devereux are to recruit and hire qualified employees without discrimination because of race, religion, creed, color, age, sex, marital status, national origin, citizenship status, ancestry, disability, veteran status, communication ability, gender identity or expression or sexual orientation and to treat them equally with respect to compensation and opportunities for advancement - including upgrading, promotion and transfer - consistent with individual skills and the needs of Devereux.
EOE Statement: We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. We will consider applicants for this position without regard to any category protected by applicable federal, state or local law, including but not limited to race, religion, sex, color, age, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, national origin, marital status, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, genetic information, veteran status or uniform service member status.
Devereux is a drug-free workplace, drug testing required. EOE