Food Service Worker

May 20, 2021

Company Name:
Missouri Department of Corrections

Title of Position:
Food Service Worker $14.11 per hour WRDCC

We offer great benefits!
Missouri State Employee Retirement System / Deferred compensation plan / Health insurance (medical, vision, dental for employees and family) / Paid life insurance / Long-term disability insurance / Cafeteria plan / Paid holidays / 10 hours annual leave per month / 10 hours sick leave per month / Uniforms provided when required / Pre-service and in-service training / Access to credit union / Direct deposit of paycheck (required) / Employee health, wellness and safety initiatives / MOST 529 College Savings Program

What you’ll do:

Prepares any part of a major meal such as an entrée, vegetable, salad, or dessert

Assists in the preparation of meals by measuring ingredients/mixing/boiling/frying/monitoring cooking temperature

Prepares breakfasts on an independent basis by cooking eggs/meat/preparing cereals/coffee/similar item

Directs/assists lower-level employees/offenders/other helpers in the preparation and serving of foods, and the cleaning of utensils and work area

Receives direction from higher-level cooks who provide specific instruction and review and performs other related work as assigned

All you need for success:

Minimum Qualifications:

One or more years of experience as a Food Service Helper with the Missouri Uniform Classification and Pay System OR

Six or more months of commercial, industrial, or institutional cooking experience

(15 earned credit hours from an accredited college or university in food preparation, Dietetics, Nutrition, Foods and Nutrition, Food Service Management, or a closely related area may substitute for the required experience)

All requested documents MUST be received by the closing date listed.

The Missouri Department of Corrections is proud to have a tradition of promotion from within for employees looking for and seeking distinctive career paths. As you work for the department, we invite you to consider your goals and make choices to actively head toward them. We seek to recognize employees who serve with distinction.

Link to Application:

Name of Contact:
Priscillah Mwamba

Email Address of Contact: