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Date: Aug 6, 2019

Location: LAKE CITY, FL, US, 32025

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Requisition No: 59851 

Agency: Veterans Affairs

Working Title: OPS FOOD SUPPORT WORKER - 50509165

Position Number: 50509165 

Salary:  $8.78 per Hour 

Posting Closing Date: 08/30/2019 


Robert H. Jenkins Veterans Domiciliary

Lake City, Columbia County


(OPS) Temporary Food Support Worker


Paid Bi-Weekly $8.78 per Hour  


***Other vacant OPS (Temporary) Food Support Worker (shifts) may be filled from this advertisement within six (6) months of the closing date*** 



  • Successful completion of Background Screening process.
  • Basic computer skills
  • Ability and willingness to work weekends and holidays as required
  • Ability and willingness to work 10 hour shifts
  • Ability and willingness to lift 50 pounds
  • The Food Support Worker (FSW) sets up serving lines with food items according to menu. Ensures hot and cold food is maintained at correct temperature levels. Ensures all food on trays served to residents is in accordance with doctors' orders, Tags all outgoing trays with resident's name, diet, etc.
  • The FSW performs general cleaning duties to maintain area in a sanitary condition, Cleans food carts, ice cream cabinet, and gasket on refrigerator door and freezers, walls, floor, windows, ceiling, counters, tables and chairs, stoves, garbage and trash rooms, Defrosts ice maker, refrigerator, Washes pots and pans. Scraps, de-stains, and washes dishes, glasses, silverware, etc., Takes out garbage and trash to appropriate area.
  • Assembles, disassembles, and operates dishwashing machine, pot washer, vegetable peeler, food chopper, meat grinder, etc., and cleans machines following manufacturer's instructions.
  • Assist cooks by cleaning and preparing raw foods following cook's directions, Prepares salads and salad dressings, Dishes up salads and desserts into container.
  • Attends in-service training classes and performs related duties assigned by supervisor.
  • Performs other related duties as required including special catering events and meal charges
  • Prepares foods such as salads, may open large quantities of canned foods and warm for serving, and serve food.
  • The FSW cleans serving counters and dining and kitchen areas.
    This is an OPS (Temporary) Position.

The State of Florida is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Affirmative Action Employer, and does not tolerate discrimination or violence in the workplace.

Candidates requiring a reasonable accommodation, as defined by the Americans with Disabilities Act, must notify the agency hiring authority and/or People First Service Center (1-866-663-4735). Notification to the hiring authority must be made in advance to allow sufficient time to provide the accommodation.

The State of Florida supports a Drug-Free workplace. All employees are subject to reasonable suspicion drug testing in accordance with Section 112.0455, F.S., Drug-Free Workplace Act.

Nearest Major Market: Lake City