Kitchen Manager

Kitchen Manager

Rolling Plains Detention Center | Haskell, TX, US

Posted 11 days ago

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*Summary: *

Directly supervises offenders assigned to kitchen area. Responsible for maintaining a clean, safe, and sanitary kitchen area, food preparation area, tools and equipment and assisting in the service and preparation of facility meals based on pre-planned menus in compliance with LaSalle Corrections, state, and federal directives.

*Responsibilities: *

Ø Oversees inmate worker program; creates and implements inmate workers orientation forms; trains and orientates the inmate workers in their required duties including proper sanitation and hand washing procedures; assigns the inmate workers their daily kitchen task, supervises inmate workers to ensure they are doing the task in an organized and timely manner and delivers verbal direction and warnings when needed.

Ø Prepares, assists, or instructs inmate labor and/or team members in the preparation of a variety of food items in accordance with departmental work production standards, standardized recipes, and work instructions.

Ø Follows assigned facility housekeeping and safety practices in all preparation, oversight, and serving of correctional facility meals.

Ø Checks in deliveries ensuring that the proper items are delivered in a timely manner and that the food comes in at the correct temperatures; stocks the incoming food and supplies in the proper places; stocks all frozen and perishable items immediately upon delivery; stocks all other foods and supplies within an hour of delivery.

Ø Compiles weekly kitchen inventory; records and maintains information in the computer inventory system; maintains a current physical inventory of all food and supplies that need to be ordered; orders groceries and other kitchen supplies; adjust menu if needed due to the increased cost of food.

*Education and experience required: *

Ø Graduation from an accredited senior high school or equivalent or GED.

Ø Wage-earning experience in correctional, commercial, or institutional food preparation or food service management or eighteen months of correctional custody or law enforcement.

Ø Correctional or institutional food service experience preferred.

Ø Correctional custody or law enforcement experience preferred.

Ø Experience in the supervision of employees or offenders preferred.

Ø Be able to obtain permanent TCOLE license.


Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $27.24 per hour

* 401(k)
* 401(k) matching
* Dental insurance
* Health insurance
* Paid time off
* Vision insurance
* 12 hour shift
* Night shift
Weekly day range:
* Weekend availability

Ability to commute/relocate:
* Haskell, TX 79521: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)

* High school or equivalent (Preferred)

Shift availability:
* Night Shift (Preferred)

Work Location: One location