<b>Duties</b><br /><br /><b>Summary</b><br /><br />The purpose of the Child and Youth Program Food Service Worker position is to perform a variety of food preparation and food service tasks for the CYP. This position is located in a Child Development Center but may assist with food preparation for the School Age Care Program. This position is located at Midway Manor Youth Programs at Midway Manor on Oceana Naval Air Station, in Virginia Beach, Va.<br /> Learn more about this agency <br /><br /><b>Responsibilities</b><br /><br />The CYP Food Service Worker performs various tasks or a sequence of tasks in food service preparation. Tasks consist of several steps that require attention to work operations and follow and established sequence of work. These tasks, which are summarized into categories related to food preparation and service, kitchen maintenance, and food storage, are summarized below.<br /><br /><strong>Food Preparation and Service</strong><br /><br />Assist in food preparation with tasks such as peeling potatoes; cutting, sorting and washing vegetables and fruits; assembling sandwiches; and measuring and weighing ingredients.<br /><br />Stocks food service carts with appropriate utensils, plates, bowls, food and beverages, as required for family style dining in the classrooms or activity areas.<br /><br />Wraps, arranges, and/or packages items for serving to children and youth.<br /><br />Transports food from kitchen area to classrooms or activity areas.<br /><br />Returns carts, dishes, and leftover food to the kitchen and disposes of all food waste and trash.<br /><br /><strong>Kitchen Maintenance</strong><br /><br />Pre-rinses and washes pots, pans, dishes, glasses and silverware in either a mechanical dishwasher or manually according to sanitation regulations.<br /><br />Cleans serving carts, food preparation areas, cupboards, drawers, and dishwashing areas.<br /><br />Sets up and operates a mechanical dishwasher.<br /><br />Removes inspection doors, strainer pans, screens, and spray arms for preventative maintenance and cleaning.<br /><br />Scrapes, soaks, scour, and scrubs the heavier cooking utensils such as mixing bowls and pots which, because of their large size and weight, are awkward to handle.<br /><br />Performs heavy-duty cleaning tasks through the food service and related areas, such as cleaning ceilings; cleaning exhaust hoods; cleaning spaces under and behind kitchen equipment, including moving he equipment; washing floors and walls with powered cleaning equipment; cleaning walk-in refrigerators and freezers; and sanitizing garbage room.<br /><br />Maintains work area in a clean and orderly manner, adhering to NAVMED P5010 and all local policies and procedures.<br /><br />Operates, breaks down and cleans all electrical equipment assigned to the area for food preparation.<br /><br />Stores sanitized dishes and silverware.<br /><br /><strong>Food Storage</strong><br /><br />Labels and dates all items in refrigerators and freezers and stores leftovers in accordance with sanitation and health standards.<br /><br />Stores canned, boxed, and/or frozen items in food storage area.<br /><br />Unloads food and supplies from delivery trucks.<br /><br />Moves heavy garbage cans when collecting and transferring trash from the work area to the disposal area.<br /><br /><strong>Additional Responsibilities</strong><br /><br />Responsible for complying with security, fire and sanitation rules, policies, procedures, and regulations.<br /><br />Ensures compliance with U.S. Agriculture (USDA) Child and Adult Care Food Program (CACFP), and all pertaining standards, policies, and regulations.<br /><br />Serves as a mandatory reporter to Family Advocacy and Child Protective Services as prescribed by local policy in the case of suspected incidences of child abuse and neglect.<br /><br />Performs other duties as assigned.<br /><br /><b>Travel Required</b><br /><br />Not required<br /><br />Supervisory status <br /> No <br /><br />Promotion Potential <br /> 04 <br /><br /></li> <b>Requirements</b><br /><br /><b>Conditions of Employment</b><br /><br /><ul> <li>Must be at least 18 years of age or older.</li> <li>Must be willing and able to perform a background check. </li> <li>Must have a High School Diploma or equivalent. </li> </ul> <br /><br /><b>Qualifications</b><br /><br /><strong>Specialized experience must demonstrate the following:</strong><br /> <ul> <li>Position is subject to special inoculation and immunization requirements as a condition of employment for working with children. Employee is required to obtain appropriate immunization against communicable diseases in accordance with recommendation from the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP), which includes the influenza vaccine. </li> <li>Must obtain and maintain a valid food handlers card.</li> <li>Must pass a pre-employment physical, provide evidence of immunization and be free from communicable disease.</li> <li>Satisfactorily complete all background checks in accordance with PL 101-647 to include National Agency Check with Written Inquiries (NACI).</li> <li>Must satisfactorily obtain or complete required training certificates and maintain certifications or credentials required by federal, state or National Accreditation Institutions utilized as part of DOD's Child and Youth Programs.</li> </ul> <br /><br /><b>Education</b><br /><br />Must have a High School Diploma or equivalent or higher uploaded with resume.<br /><br /><b>Additional information</b><br /><br />We utilize E-Verify to confirm selectee's eligibility to work in the United States.<br /><br />Salary is dependent on experience and/or education.<br /><br />For positions requiring travel more than twice per year, selectee may be required to obtain and maintain in good standing a Government-issued Travel Card for official government travel purposes.<br /><br />The Department of the Navy (DON) is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. Applicants are assured of equal consideration regardless of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, mental or physical disability, genetic information, reprisal, marital status, political affiliation, sexual orientation, or any other non-merit factor. This agency provides reasonable accommodations to applicants with disabilities. Applicants with disabilities who believe they may require reasonable accommodations should email their request to nsapplications nhr-ma.com to ensure proper consideration is given. The decision on granting reasonable accommodation will be on a case-by-case basis.<br /><br />This activity is a Drug-Free workplace. The use of illegal drugs by NAF employees, whether on or off duty, cannot and will not be tolerated. Federal employees have a right to a safe and secure workplace, and Sailors, their family members, and all other customers have a right to a reliable and productive Federal workforce. <strong>NOTE: Marijuana is a Schedule I drug under the Controlled Substances Act and therefore use of marijuana is illegal under Federal law regardless of State laws. A positive drug test result for marijuana (or any other drug tested for) will result in withdrawal of the tentative job offer and ineligibility to apply for a position within the Department of Defense for 6 months from the date of the drug test.</strong> <br /><br /><b>How You Will Be Evaluated</b><br /><br />You will be evaluated for this job based on how well you meet the qualifications above.<br /><br />All resumes will be reviewed to determine if they meet the hiring eligibility and qualification requirements listed in this announcement, and will be rated based on the information provided in the resume to determine the level of knowledge, skill, and ability, related to the job requirements. Using the qualifications of the position, a predetermined rating criterion of knowledge, skills, and abilities will be used for each resume. Best qualified applicants will be referred to the hiring manager. The selecting official may choose to conduct interviews.<br /><br />Click the following link to preview the applicant questionnaire: <strong> Preview Applicant Questionnaire </strong>. <br /><br /><b>Background checks and security clearance</b><br /><br />Security clearance <br /> Other <br /><br />Drug test required <br /> No <br /><br /></li> <b>Required Documents</b><br /><br /><ul> <li>USAJobs Resume</li> <li>DD Form 2981. Statement of Admission. http: www.dtic.mil/whs/directives/forms/eforms/dd2981.pdf </li> <li>Proof of education (transcripts/copy of degree/high school diploma), if applicable to position requirements.</li> <li>If claiming Veteran's Preference, a legible copy of DD-214 (page 4) as well as any other supporting documentation (disability, proof of service, SF-15, etc). is required.</li> <li>If claiming Military Spouse Preference, a copy of sponsor's orders is required for NF-03 and below or equivalent.</li> <li>If claiming Department of Defense (DOD) Non-appropriated Fund (NAF) Business Based Action (BBA) Priority consideration, submit a copy of the notice of separation.</li> <li>If you are a current federal employee, submit your most recent Personnel Action Report (PAR) or SF-50.</li> </ul> <br /><br /><b>If you are relying on your education to meet qualification requirements:</b><br /><br />Education must be accredited by an accrediting institution recognized by the U.S. Department of Education in order for it to be credited towards qualifications. Therefore, provide only the attendance and/or degrees from schools accredited by accrediting institutions recognized by the U.S. Department of Education . <br /><br />Failure to provide all of the required information as stated in this vacancy announcement may result in an ineligible rating or may affect the overall rating.