Food Service Position - Litchfield Public Schools
Position: Food Service Position
Subject Area: (none)
Job Title: Cafeteria - General Worker
Job Location: Litchfield Middle/High School
Deadline: Open until filled **
District: Litchfield Public Schools
Litchfield, CT 06759
Telephone: 860-567-7500
Job Description:
Job Goal:   To provide a high-quality Food Service Program and promote a team environment.  To prepare and serve students with a nutritious and compliant meal.  Maintain a safe and sanitary work environment.
Communication Responsibilities
  • Cooperates with Team Leader in all aspects of meal service
  • Fulfills menu as directed and with high quality
  • Complete USDA production sheets
  • Implement the use of USDA recipes
  • Knowledge of kitchen equipment
  • Work closely with the Cafeteria Team Leader
  • Follows all cleaning, sanitation and food safety requirements
  • To perform each essential duty successfully
  • Knowledge of school nutrition
  • Ability to operate kitchen equipment
  • Ability to multi task
Personal Development
  • Attend workshops and/or meetings, when appropriate, to expand knowledge, skills and abilities.
  • Contribute to creating a positive working environment.
  • Demonstrate a high degree of professional growth, flexibility, initiative, and responsibility.
  • Accept and adjust to change smoothly and positively.
  • Regularly contribute to maximizing the effectiveness and efficiency of District operations.
  • Demonstrate a proactive approach to problem solving.
  • Maintain responsible, and effectual performance and attendance.
 Other Related Responsibilities
  • Ability to read and interpret safety rules, MSDS, recipe, operating instructions, and procedures
  • Ability to fill out required daily documentation
  • Ability to speak effectively
  • Perform other duties as assigned by the Cafeteria Team Leader
 Education Required:  
  • High School diploma or GED.
  • Serve Safe certification or the ability to become certified.
Physical Demands
  • Consistent attendance is essential to this position.  The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 40 pounds plus or minus.  Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focusReasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.   
Work Environment:
  • The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing essential functions of this school-based job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.  The noise level in the work environment can be moderate.  Position usually demands meeting deadlines with severe time constraints. 
4.5 hours per day

Rate of Pay:
$13.67 per hour

Start Date:

Application Procedure:
Apply Online at; Central Office; Employment

** District reserves the right to close any Job Posting when a suitable applicant has been found before the deadline date.