Nutrition Services Worker I

Job | Posted a year ago
Position Areas
Non-Instructional Support



QUALIFICATIONS:  Nutrition Services Worker I should demonstrate aptitude for successful performance of the tasks listed below.  Employee must have good work ethic, be able to organize their work, exhibit a caring attitude toward students and staff, and be neat and clean in appearance.  This is a physical job requiring excellent stamina.  Employee must be able to bend, lift, push, pull and carry often during their work day; all required work is performed standing/walking, there is no sitting while performing job duties. 
REPORTS TO:  Nutrition Services Manager
PERFORMANCE RESPONSIBILITIES:     The Nutrition Services Worker I position rotates within a kitchen with Nutrition Services Worker II positions.  Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following tasks, as assigned by the manager of the unit:
  • Preparation of food using provided institutional food service recipes
  • Replenishing food on service lines
  • Serving food to students and staff
  • Cashing on breakfast or lunch lines and accurately completing the associated banking paperwork
  • Cleaning tasks within the kitchen, such as, sanitizing counters and equipment, sweeping floors, and washing pots and pans
  • Putting away stock after deliveries are made, securing stock for preparation from storeroom/freezers and refrigerators, need to be able to lift up to 40 lbs.
  • Assist with various inventory activities for food, supplies, and equipment
  • Be willing to learn how to operate, disassemble and clean various pieces of institutional food service equipment
Successful Nutrition Service staff members should be able to work cooperatively as a team member within the kitchen.   The Nutrition Services Worker I position works 3-1/2 hours per day.
TERMS OF EMPLOYMENT:  Part- time hours during the school year.
APPLICATION PROCEDURE:  Applicants should apply online at and upload a letter of application with resume and three (3) letters of recommendation, dated within the last twelve (12) months.    The deadline for receiving applications is Until Filled.
EVALUATION:  Performance of this job will be evaluated by the Manager they report to and the Director of Nutrition Services.
                                                                            EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

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Valley View School District 365-U

755 Dalhart Ave. , Romeoville, IL 60446

At the following locations

Romeoville High School

100 N Independence Blvd , Romeoville, IL 60446

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Amount per Student


State Average: $13,341

% ELL Students


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Student Teacher Ratio


State Average: 15.71

% IEP Students


State Average: 15%



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