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Food Service Technician I (Distribution/Driver)

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Central State Hospital is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment opportunities are open to all regardless of race, sex, color, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, veteran status, political affiliation, genetics, or disability. In addition to a rewarding work experience, Central State Hospital offers a comprehensive benefit package to include your choice of four health plans, paid life insurance and retirement plans, 12 paid holidays, annual and sick leave. If you are a person with a disability and desire assistance or accommodation, please notify Human Resources at 804-524-7111 during business hours, 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Position Information

Position Information

Working Title Food Service Technician I (Distribution/Driver)
Role Title Food Service Technician I - 79211
Job Open Date 12/21/2017
Job Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Is this position funded in whole or in part by the American Recovery & Reinvestment Act (Stimulus Package)? No
Hiring Range $16,640 - $20,000 (salary commensurate with experience)
Agency Central State Hospital (703)
Agency Website www.csh.dbhds.virginia.gov
Location Petersburg - 730
Sublocation
Position Number 02249
Job Posting Number 1032747
Type of Recruitment General Public - G
Does this position have telework options? No
Bilingual/Multilingual Skill Requirement/Preference No
Job Type Full-Time (Salaried)
Job Type Detail Full-Time Salaried - Non-Faculty- FTS-1
Pay Band 01
Job Description

Central State Hospital (CSH), a State of Virginia mental health hospital located near Petersburg, VA, is recruiting for a Food Service Technician I (Distribution Worker).

The Food Services Distribution Worker safely and efficiently delivers meals and other food service products for consumption by the patients/individuals at Central State Hospital and Hiram W. Davis Medical Center.

Minimum Qualifications

Must have: the ability to operate trucks and vans used in the distribution of patient meals and supplies; the ability to perform manual labor and tasks such as bending ,stooping, lifting up to 70 pounds; the ability to operate manual and motorized pallet jack; the ability to work in various environmental conditions, e.g. freezer/chill boxes, dusty areas, etc.; the ability to load and secure cargo; the ability to follow written and verbal instruction and patient tray meal schedules; experience with safe food preparation techniques and handling practices (receiving, storage, preparation, etc); experience with proper sanitation requirement as it relates to food services; and experience with safe driving principals and/or techniques. A valid Virginia Driver’s License is also required.

Preferred Qualifications

High School Diploma and experience in a large food service operation is preferred.

Special Requirements

CSH only accepts online applications. Please list all previous work experience. Please call (804) 524-7111 for any assistance needed. Posting will remain open for a minimum of 5 business days.

CSH is a tobacco-free campus.

An extensive criminal history background investigation and reference checks will be conducted.

Special Instructions to Applicants

Central State Hospital is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment opportunities are open to all regardless of race, sex, color, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, veteran status, political affiliation, genetics, or disability.

In addition to a rewarding work experience, Central State Hospital offers a comprehensive benefit package to include your choice of four health plans, paid life insurance and retirement plans, 12 paid holidays, annual and sick leave.

If you are a person with a disability and desire assistance or accommodation, please notify Human Resources at 804-524-7111 during business hours, 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Contact Information

Name
Phone
Fax
Email employment@csh.dbhds.virginia.gov
Address

P. O. Box 4030
Bldg. 113
Petersburg, Virginia 23803

Posting Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Do you have a valid Virginia Drivers License?
    • YES
    • NO
  2. * What is your Drivers License I.D. number?

    (Open Ended Question)

  3. * Do you have an Interagency Placement Screening Form (Yellow Form) as issued under Policy 1.30 Layoff? (Commonwealth of Virginia Employees Only);
    • Yes
    • No
    • Not Applicable
  4. * Do you have a Preferential Hiring Form (Blue Form) as issued under Policy 1.30 Layoff? (Commonwealth of Virginia Employees Only)
    • Yes
    • No
    • Not Applicable
  5. * How did you find this employment opportunity?
    • State Recruitment Management System (RMS)
    • Agency Website or Bulletin Board
    • Job Board (Indeed, Monster, Dice, etc.)
    • Social Media (Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, etc.)
    • Newspaper or Professional Journal (Please specify below)
    • Career Fair or Job Event (Please specify below)
    • VEC (Virginia Employment Commission)
    • Radio/TV (Please specify below)
    • Other (Please specify below)
  6. * Please specify the actual source from your response to question #3 above (Name of newspaper, Journal Title, Job Board, Career Fair, Agency Website, Social Media Type, etc.) If unknown or none, enter: N/A.

    (Open Ended Question)

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