ARAMARK Food Production Supervisor - Lake County Jail in Waukegan, Illinois
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The Food Production Supervisor supervises inmate workers to ensure that meal and food items are prepared in accordance with production plans. Trains workers in methods of performing duties and assigns/coordinates work to promote efficiency of operations, along with sanitation of the facility and maintaining personal safety. May requisition supplies and equipment to maintain inventory levels. Essential functions and responsibilities of the position may vary by Aramark location based on client requirements and business needs.
Conducts and/or attends daily shift huddles to communicate daily operational priorities, safety and security briefs
Supports daily schedules (if applicable), work areas, and assignments for inmates and/or Aramark food service workers and cooks
Supervises preparation and serving of meals while ensuring proper portion and special dietary requirements
Trains and guides inmates and staff on job duties, proper food safety and sanitation procedures, cooking methods, etc.
Oversees the completion of tasks
Reviews monthly menu, conducts inventory, and ensures that the appropriate product is ordered
Adheres to security procedures to facilitate the safety of yourself and others including ensuring that all kitchen tools and equipment are returned to their designated secure area
Maintains excellent customer service and positive attitude towards customers, clients, and co-workers
Instills and monitors clean as you go culture with all assigned workers
Adheres to Aramark safety policies and procedures including proper food safety and sanitation
Completes production paperwork and/or sanitation paperwork essential to be in compliance with Aramark and facility procedures
Ensures security of company assets
Communicates skillfully both written and verbally
Other duties and tasks as assigned by manager
Minimum of one (1) year of food prep or related work preferred
Previous supervisory experience preferred
Previous experience interacting with inmates a plus
Ability to motivate and supervise inmates and/or team members to attain quality and quantity of food production in a correctional work environment
Must be able to obtain a food safety certification
Ability to work independently with limited supervision
Ability to exercise good judgment and tact
Must be able to follow basic safety procedures and policies
Requires occasional lifting, carrying, pushing, pulling up to 25 lbs
Must qualify for and maintain correctional facility security clearance
Aramark is an EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY/AFFIRMATIVE ACTION employer – Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran
Aramark will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the Los Angeles Fair Chance ordinance.