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Review Vacancy

Date Posted 05/17/22

Applications Due06/01/22

Vacancy ID105090

AgencyMental Health, Office of

TitleFood Service Worker 2, Central Office;

Occupational CategoryNo Preference

Salary Grade09

Bargaining UnitISU - Institutional Services Unit (CSEA)

Salary RangeFrom $37507 to $46103 Annually

Employment Type Full-Time

Appointment Type Permanent

Jurisdictional Class Competitive Class

Travel Percentage 0%

Workweek Mon-Fri

Hours Per Week 40


From 7 AM

To 3:30 PM

Flextime allowed? No

Mandatory overtime? No

Compressed workweek allowed? No

Telecommuting allowed? No

County Rockland

Street Address NYS Office of Mental Health

145 Old Orangeburg Road

City Orangeburg


Zip Code10962

Minimum Qualifications Candidates must be employed by New York State to be eligible to apply for this position. Candidates must have one year of permanent service as a Food Service Worker 2, Grade 9, and be eligible for transfer; OR be eligible for transfer via Section 70.1 of the Civil Service Law.

Duties Description The Office of Mental Health (OMH) is recruiting to fill a permanent Food Service Worker 2, Grade 9, position at the Cook Chill Production Center (CCPC) located in Orangeburg, New York. CCPC produces wholesome food that meets the nutritional and budgetary needs of its customers, which include OMH facilities, other state and government facilities, and non-profit agencies. Cook Chill is a system which prepares large quantities of food with an extended shelf life. The incumbent of the Food Service Worker (FSW) 2 positions are responsible for food preparation and sanitation in assigned work areas as well as assuring that all regulatory standards are maintained.

Duties may include, but are not limited to:

• Supervise and work with a subordinate staff of FSW 1’s in production and sanitation assignments.
• Periodically review work of subordinates for compliance with established standards.
• Provide in-service training for subordinates in procedures and techniques required in the performance of their job.
• Prepare, cook, chill and package food products in accordance with CCPC, local, state and federal (USDA/FDA) health code standards.
• Clean, sanitize and maintain work areas and food equipment in accordance with CCPC standards.
• Breakdown and reassemble food equipment in accordance with manufacturer’s specifications.
• Prepare and submit pre-operation and post-operation inspection reports according to facility policies and procedures.
• Communicate and follow up with supervisors to assure that issues are resolved in assigned work areas.
• Complete written reports as assigned.

Additional Comments Based on federal and/or state regulations, this position requires vaccination against COVID-19. Upon appointment, the selected candidate must be fully vaccinated, or willing to become fully vaccinated, against COVID-19 and will be required to provide proof of vaccination. Candidates who are not fully vaccinated against COVID-19 at the time of interview may not start working until two weeks after their final dose of a COVID-19 vaccine.

The Mission of the New York State Office of Mental Health is to promote the mental health of all New Yorkers, with a particular focus on providing hope and supporting recovery for adults with serious mental illness and children with serious emotional disturbances. Applicants with lived experience are encouraged to apply. The New York State Office of Mental Health is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.

Some positions may require additional credentials or a background check to verify your identity.

Name Deborah Pariseau


Fax (518) 486-3897



Street NYS Office of Mental Health

44 Holland Avenue

City Albany

State NY

Zip Code 12229


Notes on ApplyingTo be considered for this position, interested candidates should e-mail a cover letter and resume in Microsoft Word or PDF format to Please include the title of the position, location, and Vacancy ID #105090 in the subject line of your e-mail when applying.

You are advised that, should you accept a job offer with the Office of Mental Health, you may be required to be fingerprinted and pay a fingerprint fee.

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