Lunchroom Worker - 5 hour

Job | Posted a year ago


Location of this position is split between Chillicothe Intermediate and CHS (2.5 hours at each location)

Lunchroom Worker
Department:                          Food Services
Classification:                      Lunchroom Worker
Reports To:                         Lunchroom Manager or Cafeteria Manager
Minimum Qualification:      Any combination of training and experience equivalent to the 10th grade.
                                                New employee must have passed Civil Service test and be on current list of qualified candidates.
General Duties:                   Responsible for assisting in the preparation and serving of meals, and for cleaning cooking utensils and equipment.
Specific Performance Duties:
1.    Cleans, peels vegetables and prepares for cooking
2.    Prepares salads, sandwiches, and desserts
3.   Cleans and prepares meats for cooking
4.   Washes pots, pans, trays, serving utensils and disinfects all food
      preparation surfaces
5.   Thaws and serves food in the proper manner
6.   Holds and serves food at correct temperature, whether hot or cold
7.   Serves food to students as they pass by the serving counter
8.   Assists in baking (i.e., cookies and cakes)
9.   Assists with inventory and ordering
10. May operate point of sale equipment or cash box, make and receive
      change, balance out register or box
11. Maintains student confidentiality regarding Free and Reduced Lunch
12. May count money at the end of the day and deposit the money in the
13. May maintain lunchroom records and prepare simple reports
14. May perform back-up for the cook/manager
15. Attends inservice and training programs
16. Performs other duties as assigned
Abilities Required:

  • Ability to manage time and multi-task
  • Ability to communicate effectively
  • Demonstrates good organizational skills
  • Initiative to recognize what needs to be done, organize a plan to complete the work, and follow through to completion
  • Demonstrates good decision-making skills
  • Demonstrates good listening skills
  • Satisfactory work record
  • Ability to type accurately utilizing good grammar skills
  • Ability to function efficiently and effectively using a computer
  • Must have working knowledge of email
  • Ability to maintain accurate records
  • Ability to lift boxes of supplies, dishes, food, etc (up to 35 lbs.)
  • Ability to assist students
  • Ability to operate lunchroom equipment
Terms of employment:         
Evaluation:                           Performance of this job will be evaluated in accordance with provisions of the Board of Education’s policy on evaluation of support personnel.
This job description in no manner states or implies these are the only duties and responsibilities to be performed by the position incumbent. The incumbent will be required to follow instructions and perform duties required by the incumbent’s supervisor, appointed authority, or designee.

Posted By

Chillicothe City School District

425 Yoctangee Pkwy , Chillicothe, OH 45601

At the following locations

Chillicothe Intermediate School

Arch Street , Chillicothe, OH 45601

Compare with State

Amount per Student


State Average: $13,686

% ELL Students


State Average: 3%

Student Teacher Ratio


State Average: 16.87

% IEP Students


State Average: 15%



State Average: 294