Food Service Worker II
Denton, TX 
Posted 4 months ago
Job Description
Posting Type:Open to All Applicants
Category:Food Preparation and Serving RelatedFLSA Exempt/
Agency:Health & Human Services CommDepartment:Food Service
Job Title:Food Service Worker IIPosting Number:444161
Full Time/Part Time :Full Time Regular/Temporary:Regular
Job Location:3980 STATE SCHOOL RDCity:DENTON
Contact:AccessHR Service CenterTelephone: 888-894-4747
Salary Range:$1,806.75 - $2,223.25Salary Group:A07
Shift:Days (First)Travel:5%
Closing Date:
Job Description:
Food Service Worker II performs moderately complex food service work on a designated shift & rotation in the Central Kitchen and/or at a satellite kitchen/serving area under general supervision. Work involves preparing, portioning, distributing and serving food for regular & therapeutic diets, and sanitation of equipment, work areas, dishes, utensils, pots and pans. Other duties may be required which are related to the functions of the positions. May train and oversee other Food Service workers. Maintain sufficient knowledge of duties to satisfy the requirements of the position. Handle food in accordance with federal, state and HACCP guidelines. Follow kitchen and food safety procedures and practices. May be required to drive state vehicle to deliver food to homes. May be required to work unusual or extended hours.
Essential Job Functions:
Attends work on a regular and predictable schedule in accordance with agency leave policy and performs other duties as assigned.

Assists in the preparation and portioning of food for special diets following food service procedures.

Prepares scheduled snacks and supplements. Maintains supply of snack items.

Participates in the distribution of food in a safe and sanitary manner according to food service policies.

Assists in serving food by following food service procedures.

Follows proper food handling in accordance to food service procedures, state, federal and HACCP guidelines.

Receives delivery of food and supplies from vendors.

Prepares necessary paperwork in timely and correct manner.

Follows procedures for sanitation and storage of the dishes and food service equipment.

Follows required sanitation procedures for cleaning kitchen, stock room, food preparation areas and satellite areas.

Observes safety procedures and practices.

Trains or assists in training new kitchen employees to assure a knowledgeable staff.

Other duties as assigned include but are not limited to actively participating and/or serving in a supporting role to meet the agency's obligations for disaster response and/or recovery or Continuity of Operations (COOP) activation. Such participation may require an alternate shift pattern assignment and/or location.
Knowledge Skills Abilities:
Knowledge of food preparation methods, of food storage standards and sanitation regulations. Skill in the operation and sanitizing of food service equipment. Ability to prepare and serve food, to clean dining, serving, and food preparation areas according to facility/department standards, and to maintain accurate records. Ability to speak and read English. Ability to follow written and oral instructions. Ability to complete basic math used in cooking/preparation. Ability to lift 50 pounds. Ability to stand/ walk on hard floors for extended period of time. Ability to work in hot and/or cold conditions. Ability to smell, taste, and see. Ability to work harmoniously and productively with co-workers and consumers.
Registration or Licensure Requirements:
Initial Selection Criteria:
6 months work experience as a FSW I or equivalent experience in a Food Service Environment. Experience in food service work preferred. Graduation from a standard senior high school or equivalent preferred.
Additional Information:
Salary Note: The salary offered will follow HHS starting salary guidelines which are typically made at or near the minimum of the salary range.

All applicants must pass: pre-employment drug screen, fingerprint criminal background check, and Client Abuse/Neglect Reporting System (CANRS), Employee Misconduct Registry and Nurse/Aide Registry checks. Males between the ages of 18 - 25 must be registered with the Selective Service.

All State Supported Living Center employees are subject to Random drug testing.

Flexibility in work hours may be required for this position. The position may be required to work overtime and/or extended hours. Must be willing to work weekends and holidays.

Note: Military occupation(s) that relate to the initial selection criteria and registration or licensure requirements for this position may include: 92G, CS, FS, 3300, 4D0X1. For more information see the Texas State Auditor's Military Crosswalk at

Requisition ID 426626
MOS Code:
There are no direct military occupation(s) that relate to the responsibilities, and registration or licensure requirements for this position. All active duty, reservists, guardsmen, and veterans are encouraged to apply if they meet the qualifications for this position

HHS agencies use E-Verify. You must bring your I-9 documentation with you on your first day of work.

I-9 Form - Click here to download the I-9 form.

In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), HHS agencies will provide reasonable accommodation during the hiring and selection process for qualified individuals with a disability. If you need assistance completing the on-line application, contact the HHS Employee Service Center at 1-888-894-4747. If you are contacted for an interview and need accommodation to participate in the interview process, please notify the person scheduling the interview.


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Salary and Benefits
$1,806.75 - $2,223.25
Required Experience
0 to 1 year
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