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TULARE COUNTY HR & DEVELOPMENT

2500 W BURREL AVE
VISALIA , CA
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Cook I/II/III

TULARE COUNTY HR & DEVELOPMENT
VISALIA, CA Full-time
Posted on June 30, 2018
I:   $2,171 - 2,646 Monthly*
II:  $2,398 - 2,923 Monthly*
III: $2,595 - 3,163 Monthly*
 
Multiple vacancies with the Sheriff's Department in Visalia. Shift and weekend work required. This recruitment will also establish an employment list to fill current positions in the Probation Department and future vacancies throughout the County. The anticipated life of the list is six months.

Positions to receive a 2% Cost-of-Living salary increase effective 7/8/18

 Supervise and train cooks and inmate staff in food preparation; perform cooking, baking and butchering tasks; order produce, meats and staples for jail feeding programs; prepare menus and special diets; follow security procedures; account for food and hardware items on an assigned shift; inspect kitchen area for security and sanitary conditions; clean and repair kitchen equipment; train inmates and other kitchen personnel to cook, bake, use kitchen equipment and maintain sanitary standards; maintain inventory of kitchen supplies; document and record point of service meal counts to satisfy the California Department of Education requirement.
 
Education/Experience - Any combination of education and experience that would likely provide the necessary knowledge, skills and abilities is qualifying. A typical way to obtain the knowledge, skills and abilities would be equivalent to completion of twelfth grade and; I LEVEL One year of paid food preparation experience; II LEVEL one year of progressively more difficult cooking and food preparation work, with experience as a cook in an institutional setting preparing large quantities of food; III LEVEL two years of progressively more difficult and varied cooking and food preparation experience for large numbers of people such as institutional, military or central kitchen facility cooking, one year of which includes supervisory or lead responsibilities.
 Additional Information:
Conditions of Employment:  Possession of, or ability to obtain, an appropriate, valid California driver's license. Candidates selected may be required to pass a pre-employment drug and alcohol screening. Additionally, a background investigation may also be conducted. Some job classes may also require a physical exam.