Washington State DSHS Food Service Supervisor 2 in McNeil Island, Washington


This job is a recipe for success! Do you have a taste for advancing your career and serving as a supervisor in the food services field? If so, we want to talk to you.

The Department of Social and Health Services, Rehabilitation Administration (RA), Special Commitment Center (SCC) is recruiting for a Food Service Supervisor 2 position that reports to the Food Service Department at the Special Commitment Center on McNeil Island.

In your role you'll supervise, coordinate, and participate in the preparation and serving of all meals according to pre-planned menu on an assigned shift in an adult civil commitment facility. You will be involved in the preparation of all therapeutic dietary needs of residents. You daily duties will consist of assisting in the planning and execution of food service menus. You will be responsible for directing residents in preparing, cooking, and sanitary practices in a large institutional kitchen while following and enforcing the Washington State Food Code guidelines.

Perform assigned duties in a secure residential facility for adult sex offenders detained or committed for psycho-social treatment, who have a history of violent sexual offenses against others. Respond appropriately and cope with occasionally abusive, harassing or threatening language and/or aggressive behavior from residents.

SCC staff must be willing and able to ride a passenger boat between Steilacoom and McNeil Island. The boat/ferry ride is approximately 20 minutes one way and not part of the paid work hours.


Who We're Interested In

High School diploma or GED certificate and four years of experience in an industrial, commercial, or institutional food service or patient tray service including One year as a lead, supervisor, or equivalent; OR An Associate degree in food service management, nutritional care, or related field; AND one year of food service supervisory experience; OR A Bachelor's with major course work in restaurant or hotel management, or closely related field.

Must have a valid Washington State Food Handler's Permit.

Desirable Skills and Abilities:

Being professional at all times and a positive role model to residents. Be willing to work with civilly committed, sexually violent predators. Valid State of Washington Driver's license.

Supplemental Information

Application Process

We need a complete application specifying your work experience.

If you are scheduled for an interview please bring the following to the interview:

Three professional references – should include name, title, address, and phone numbers.

Some jobs may require full criminal background check. This announcement may be used to fill multiple vacancies. Employees driving on state business must have a valid driver's license. Employees driving a privately owned vehicle on state business must have liability insurance on the privately owned vehicle.

Washington State Department of Social & Health Services is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of age, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity/expression, marital status, race, creed, color, national origin, religion or beliefs, political affiliation, military status, honorably discharged veteran, Vietnam Era, recently separated or other protected veteran status, the presence of any sensory, mental, physical disability or the use of a trained dog guide or service animal by a person with a disability, equal pay or genetic information. Persons requiring accommodation in the application process or this job announcement in an alternative format may contact the Recruiter at (360) 725-5810. Applicants who are deaf or hard of hearing may call through Washington Relay Service by dialing 7-1-1 or 1-800-833-6384.

If you have questions concerning this recruitment please refer to Req. 09518 and contact Patricia Warren at 360-902-8056 or warrepa@dshs.wa.gov

Job Type: On-Call

Job Number: 2016-09518

Department: Dept. of Social and Health Services

Closing: 11/2/2016 11:59 PM Pacific

Agency: State of Washington

Address: View Job Posting for Agency Information View Job Posting for Location, Washington, 98504.

Website: http://www.careers.wa.gov

Salary: $15.66 - $20.35 Hourly

Location: Pierce County - McNeil Island, WA