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Food Service Coordinator

Omaha Early Learning Centers Omaha, NE

Job Description

The Food Service Coordinator is responsible for the planning and production of healthy meals for the children enrolled in the Omaha Early Learning Center program, supervising the Food Aides and other duties in the food service area.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Planning nutritious menus for breakfast, lunch and snack according to CACFP guidelines
  • Order all food items and supplies
  • Ensures all required production paper work is complete on all sites for CACFP
  • Check in all supplies and maintain first in-first out inventory. Complete paperwork required for the CACFP program
  • Assist with annual nutrition presentation for parents and obtaining parent input in the development of menus

Education and experience required:

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Current Driver License, reliable transportation with vehicle current vehicle registration and insurance
  • Training in quantity food preparation
  • Two or more years of job-related experience or training in institutional or hospital food service department (preferred)
  • Valid Douglas County Food Handlers card

Essential skills and abilities:

  • Knowledge and ability to assess product quality
  • Knowledge of sanitation and hygiene
  • Knowledge and ability to perform tasks independently and give necessary help and direction to other workers
  • Ability to lift, move and reposition objects and materials, frequently exerting force equal to lifting twenty-five (25) to fifty (50) pounds

Omaha Early Learning Centers are proud to support their employees by offering COMPETITIVE PAY and EXCELLENT BENEFITS;

  • Vacation (12 days during 1st year)
  • Sick Pay (12 days during 1st year)
  • Paid Holidays (all 10 Federal + Thanksgiving Friday)
  • Paid week off between Christmas and New Year’s
  • Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance
  • Long Term Disability, Life and Accidental Death Dismemberment Insurance
  • 403b Retirement Plan with 3% employer match beginning on your first day
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Continuing Education and Professional Development

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The Omaha Early Learning Centers, Inc., in partnership with Omaha Public Schools, is a community-based nonprofit organization which operates high-quality early learning programs for low-income children ages birth to three. Each of these modern facilities occupy their own building on an elementary school campus in one of Omaha’s high-need neighborhoods. The Early Learning Center at Skinner is on the campus of Skinner Magnet in north Omaha, and the Early Learning Center at Gateway is on the campus of Gateway Elementary in south Omaha. A third school, scheduled to open in 2018, is being built adjacent to Howard Kennedy Elementary in north Omaha.

Omaha Early Learning Centers is part of the Nebraska Early Childhood Collaborative family that includes; Early Childhood Services, Educare Lincoln and both Educare Omaha locations.

Job Details

Date Posted October 11, 2019
Date Closes November 10, 2019
Address 3200 N. 30th Street
Located In Omaha, NE
Job Type Full-time Employee
Compensation Hourly Wage, starting at $18.36
Experience Level Intermediate (3-7 yrs. experience)
Monday - Friday
Hours 40 hours per week
SOC Category 11-9051.00 First-Line Supervisors / Managers of Food Preparation and Serving Workers
Zipcode 68110
Name Julie Fry
Address 1111 N 13th Street, Suite 128
City, State and Zip Omaha, NE 68102
Phone (531) 301-3038
FAX (531) 301-3023

This job offers the following benefits

  • 403(b) Retirement Savings Plan
  • Accidental Death and Dismemberment
  • Dental
  • Dependent Life Insurance
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Life Insurance
  • Long-Term Disability
  • Maternity / Paternity / Family Leave
  • Medical
  • Prescription Drug Plan
  • Short-Term Disability
  • Supplemental Insurance
  • Vision
  • Voluntary Life Insurance
  • Casual Dress
  • Continuing Education Program
  • Employee Referral Program
  • Paid Holidays
  • Paid Vacations
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Unpaid Leaves of Absence

This job requires the following skills

  • Inventory Control
  • Inventory Management
  • Ability to Work Under Pressure
  • Accepts and Learns From Criticism
  • Computer Usage
  • Excellent Communications
  • Excellent Team Member
  • Positive Attitude
  • Problem Resolution
  • Strong Flexibility / Adaptability
  • Strong Time Management
  • Strong Work Ethic
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