This position serves as 4-H Camp Owahta Kitchen Manager responsible to Cornell Cooperative Extension Association of Cortland County. The primary responsibilities of this position are to direct all kitchen functions, plan menus, order food and supplies, and to coordinate three balanced meals and a snack each day. The Kitchen Manager must follow 4-H, USDA, and New York State Department of Health guidelines. In addition, this position accepts and performs other duties as assigned and deemed appropriate by the 4-H Camp Owahta Director. (This position does not include cabin responsibilities.)
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All applicants must complete an application packet, which includes: cover letter, resume and three (3) references.
All External Applicants (including applicants currently employed by Cornell Cooperative Extension in Associations other than the Association advertising this career opportunity) must submit his/her application materials via the "APPLY" button located within this job posting.
All Internal Applicants (current employees working for the Association advertising this career opportunity) must apply online via his/her Workday account, which may be accessed here: http://workday.cornell.edu/.
Please contact Barb Henza, Association HR Rep at 607-391-2660 with questions.
Must be at least 21 years of age.
Must have a minimum of 3 years experience preparing menus and budgets, quantity cooking and staff supervision.
Must have current CPR and First Aid certifications (will train if necessary).
Ability to meet acceptable background check standards (DMV and criminal background checks).
Must meet travel requirements associated with this position.
Must be willing to work flexible hours, including nights and weekends.
Demonstrated ability to do tasks as assigned.
Demonstrated ability to work well with others.
Demonstrated ability to accept guidance and supervision.
Good character, integrity and adaptability.
Enthusiasm, sense of humor, patience, and self-control.
Prepare a menu in conjunction with the Camp Director and stay within budgetary constraints.
Order food supplies, check and inventory all incoming shipments of food and/or supplies.
Prepare nutritious meals and snacks according to USDA standards.
Keep account of meals served daily.
Supervise all kitchen staff and assign duties as necessary.
Insure sanitation and safety conditions, and prepare kitchen and dining room to meet Department of Health regulations.
Keep a running inventory of food and supplies.
Maintain all equipment.
Attend camp orientation programs.
Participate in staff meetings and training events as scheduled.
Health and Safety - Applied to all duties and functions.
Support the Association to maintain a safe working environment.
Be familiar with and strive to follow any applicable federal, state, local regulations, Association health and safety policy/procedure/requirement and standard.
Act proactively to prevent accidents/injuries and communicate hazards to supervisors when identified.
EEO/EPO and Policy - Applied to all duties and functions.
Appreciate and embrace diversity in all interactions with clientele, staff, volunteers and the public.
Assist the Cornell Cooperative Extension system in reaching out to diverse audiences.
Aware of, and adheres to, established Cornell Cooperative Extension Association of Cortland County policies, procedures and Cornell Cooperative Extension Skills for Success.
Contribute to the overall success of the organization by performing all assigned duties in a professional, timely and accurate manner.
Equal Opportunity Employment
Cornell Cooperative Extension is an employer and educator recognized for valuing AA/EEO, Protected Veterans, and Individuals with Disabilities.
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Cornell Cooperative Extension is a collaboration among Cornell University, the United States Department of Agriculture, the State of New York, and the residents of New York State. Per NYS Law, county and regional extension service associations are subordinate government agencies. This employment opportunity is with the entities listed and not with Cornell University.
Cornell Cooperative Extension is an employer and educator recognized for valuing AA/EEO, Protected Veterans, and Individuals with Disabilities. Individuals who bring a diverse perspective and are support of diversity are strongly encouraged to apply.
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