Prepare meals for youth, visitors, and staff on duty three times per day and prepare evening snack for the youth. Prepare meals for special functions. Supervise and instruct youth in the preparation of meals using approved techniques and following established menus. Serve and supervise youth in the service of meals. Maintain safety and security while participating and/or supervising the youth in all phases of food services including but not exclusive to sanitation, use of equipment, following instructions, cooking, serving, clean-up, and maintenance of the kitchen dining area. Process all Department of Education paperwork regarding school meal reimbursements, self-audits, nutritional analysis, and menu reports as needed.
Maintain inventories of all food, chemicals, and other items used throughout the facility. Order and distribute food items as needed.
Perform laundry function for the facility. Supervise and instruct youth in the process of laundering youth clothes and bedding, as well as facility items. Maintain safety and security while performing and/or supervising youth completing laundry duties.
Required Education and Experience
Educational level typically acquired through completion of high school.
Youth Aide 6
No specific type or amount is required.
Youth Aide 7
One year of experience equivalent to a Youth Aide 6.
Youth Aide E8
Two years of experience equivalent to a Youth Aide, including one year equivalent to a Youth Aide 7.
Additional Requirements and Information
Some positions within this class series are assigned job duties that may require possession of the Commercial Driver's License (CDL) issued by the Secretary of State as required by Public Act 346 of 1988 to operate a designated state vehicle.
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This position is located in the Department of Health and Human Services, Bay Pines Center, 2425 North 30th Street, Escanaba, MI. 49829.
To be considered for this position you must:
- Apply for this position online via NEOGOV; click on "Apply" in the job posting for instructions on submitting your electronic application. Hard copy applications are not accepted.
- Attach a resume identifying specific experience and dates of employment. Dates of employment should include month and year and hours per week.
- Attach a cover letter.
- Attach a copy of an official transcript(s). We accept scanned copies of official transcripts. We do not accept web-based, internet, or copies of unofficial transcripts. Official transcripts provide the name of the institution, confirmation that a degree was awarded and on what date, and the registrar's signature.
**Failure to complete any of the above items may result in your application not being considered.
Your application for any position does not guarantee that you will be contacted by the Department/Agency for further consideration. Only those applicants interviewed will be notified of the results.
Departments reserve the right to close postings prior to the closing date based on the volume of applications received.**
For information about this specific position please contact Pam Mlostek at 906-789-7225 or email at MlostekP@michigan.gov.
Salary: $1,317.60 - $1,704.80 Biweekly
Location: Escanaba, MI
Job Type: Permanent Full Time
Department: Health and Human Services - Institutions
Job Number: 4307-18-BayPines-106-Fill
Closing: 6/18/2018 5:00 PM Eastern
Bargaining Unit: AFSCME (AFSCME)
Agency: State of Michigan
Address: 400 South Pine Street Lansing, Michigan, 48909
Phone: (800) 788-1766