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Review Vacancy

Date Posted 11/01/22

Applications Due12/02/24

Vacancy ID115855

AgencyEducation Department, State

TitleFood Service Worker 1, Box BAT-445/00407

Occupational CategoryNo Preference

Salary Grade05

Bargaining UnitISU - Institutional Services Unit (CSEA)

Salary RangeFrom $31401 to $38961 Annually

Employment Type Full-Time

Appointment Type Permanent

Jurisdictional Class Labor Class

Travel Percentage 0%

Workweek Mon-Fri

Hours Per Week 37.5

Workday

From 7 AM

To 3:30 PM

Flextime allowed? No

Mandatory overtime? No

Compressed workweek allowed? No

Telecommuting allowed? No

County Genesee

Street Address NYS School for the Blind

2A Richmond Avenue

City Batavia

StateNY

Zip Code14020

Minimum Qualifications MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Candidates must be physically able to perform the tasks of this position. Candidates must also be able to speak and write English.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

Preference may be given to candidates who have:
• Experience in completing reports, paperwork, and timesheets.
• Experience with portion control techniques.
• Experience using commercial kitchen equipment.
• Knowledge of sanitation procedures.
• Basic food preparation and storage experience.
• Knowledge of proper temperature for serving food.



Duties Description The New York State Education Department’s (NYSED) Office of Education Policy is seeking candidates for a Food Service Worker 1 position in the New York State School for the Blind (NYSSB). Under the direction of the Food Service Worker 2, the incumbent of this position will assist in all food-service activities. Duties of this position include, but are not limited to, the following:

• Assist with serving meals to the students;
• Record foods taken from dry goods and frozen inventory;
• Assist the night cook when needed;
• Mop and sweep the kitchen stock room, main storage area, and walk-in freezer;
• Keep areas neat at all times and locked when not in use;
• Restock canned foods in storeroom from main dry goods area;
• Put away orders of dry and frozen goods;
• Properly date and label food orders;
• Clear, disinfect, and reset tables;
• Wash pots, pans, dishes, and equipment and put them away;
• Discard outdated food items and take out the garbage when needed;
• Answer phones, and
• Restock items in storeroom, dining room, and kitchen, as needed.


Additional Comments CONDITIONS OF EMPLOYMENT: This will be a permanent, 12-month appointment. Promotions and transfers may change appointees’ negotiating unit. Candidates should be aware that changes in negotiating units may affect their salary, insurance, and other benefits. Fingerprinting through the Federal Bureau of Investigation and the Division of Criminal Justice Services, a background check with the Office of Children and Family Services and clearance from the Justice Center Staff Exclusion List is required for employment. Fees associated with this process are at the applicant’s expense. The work schedule for this position includes hours of Monday through Friday (7:00am – 3:30pm).

* Leads to a maximum salary of $38,961 based on annual performance advances.

APPLICATION: Recruitment will continue until the position is filled. Qualified candidates should send a resume and letter of interest to nyssbjobs@nysed.gov (email submissions are preferred). Your resume must clearly indicate how you meet the minimum qualifications for this position. You must include the Box number (BAT-445/00407) of the position in the subject line of your email and cover letter to ensure receipt of your application. Links to application materials will not be accepted (i.e., Google Docs). Your social security number may be required to confirm your eligibility.

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

Name Office of Human Resources Management

Telephone (518) 474-5215

Fax (518) 486-5631

Email Address nyssbjobs@nysed.gov

Address

Street New York State Education Department

89 Washington Avenue, Room 528

City Albany

State NY

Zip Code 12234

 

Notes on ApplyingAPPLICATION: Recruitment will continue until the position is filled. Qualified candidates should send a resume and letter of interest to nyssbjobs@nysed.gov (email submissions are preferred). Your resume must clearly indicate how you meet the minimum qualifications for this position. You must include the Box number (BAT-445/00407) of the position in the subject line of your email and cover letter to ensure receipt of your application. Links to application materials will not be accepted (i.e., Google Docs). Your social security number may be required to confirm your eligibility.

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