ARAMARK Food Service Worker - Northwest ISD in Justin, Texas

Overview:

About Aramark

Aramark (NYSE: ARMK) is in the customer service business across food, facilities and uniforms, wherever people work, learn, recover, and play. United by a passion to serve, our more than 270,000 employees deliver experiences that enrich and nourish the lives of millions of people in 22 countries around the world every day. Aramark is recognized among the Most Admired Companies by FORTUNE and the World’s Most Ethical Companies by the Ethisphere Institute. Learn more at www.aramark.com or connect with us on Facebook and Twitter.

Description:

GENERAL RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Be able to work quickly and concisely under pressure in a school kitchen environment

  • Communicate with the Kitchen Manager to understand and properly prepare menu for the days

  • Adhere to all regulations for sanitation, food handling, and storage

  • Ensure daily cleaning and sterilization of all dishes, silverware, and cooking utensils

  • Serve food at proper portions as directed

  • Understand what is inclusive of a reimbursable meal

  • Ensure proper utilization of leftovers as required

  • Maintain a constant sense of cost control

  • Prepare a daily report that verifies transactions on a cash register

  • Adjust thermostat controls to regulate temperature of ovens, broilers, grills, roasters, steam kettles, and all other cooking and serving equipment

  • Measure and mix ingredients according to standardized recipes

  • Use blenders, mixers, grinders, slicers, and other preparation equipment

  • Prepare entrees, soups, salads, sandwiches, gravies, desserts, sauces, casseroles, and other food items

  • Observe and test food being cooked by tasting, smelling, and taking temperature to assure it is cooked

  • Bake, roast, broil, boil, and steam meats, fish, vegetables, and other foods

  • Wash, peel, cut, and shred vegetables and fruits to prepare them for use

  • Bake bread, rolls, cakes, and pastries

  • Organize and assist in major cleaning of refrigerators, freezers, and cooking and serving equipment

  • Ensure food items and supplies are checked in as they arrive from deliveries

  • Adhere to the uniform policy and all Aramark policies and standards

  • Promote good public relations with Aramark, NISD, and assigned schools

  • Attend in-service meetings as scheduled by the Kitchen Manager and General Manager

  • Other related duties as assigned

MUST BE ABLE TO:

  • Skillfully use hand tools or machines needed for your work

  • Read instructions for items to be made

  • Use math to calculate change

  • Work with client(s) with tact and diplomacy

  • Perform work that is routine and organized

PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

  • Lifting twenty (20) pounds unassisted and more with assistance

  • Frequent lifting and/or carrying of objects weighing up to twenty (20) pounds

  • Reaching, handling, seeing, standing, walking

  • Inside Job (defined as spending approximately 75% or more of the time inside)

  • Temperature changes: variations in temperature, which are sufficiently marked and abrupt to cause noticeable bodily reactions.

Qualifications:

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Foodservice Sanitation Certificate as needed

  • High School diploma/GED

Aramark is an EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY/AFFIRMATIVE ACTION employer – Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran