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Washington State Correctional Industries Supervisor Assistant - Food Service in Connell, Washington

Description Correctional Industries Supervisor Assistant - Food Service Coyote Ridge Corrections Center Correctional Industries Connell, WA This recruitment is open until filled. The first review of applications will be May 20, 2021. We encourage applicants to apply early. The hiring authority reserves the right to make a hiring decision at any time after the initial screening date. The shift time for these positions are 11:30 a.m. is 7:30 p.m.. Correctional Industries (CI) within the Department of Corrections (DOC), is seeking two (2) highly motivated and qualified individuals to fill two (2)* non-permanent* Correctional Industries Supervisor Assistant (CISA) positions in Food Service . These positions are located at Coyote Ridge Corrections Center in Connell, Washington. In order to be considered for this position, please apply directly at www.careers.wa.gov to this announcement AND attach the following items to your application: * A current resume (indicating your related experience). * A letter of interest (preferably no more than two pages) describing how you meet the qualifications and why you are an ideal candidate for this position. * Three (3) professional references. We are looking for evidence in your application materials that you have the experience, skills, and abilities indicated in this job posting. Qualified applicants whose responses most closely match the requirements of this position may be invited to interview. Carefully review your application before submitting. All information may be verified and documentation may be required. Correctional Industries (CI) is a unique blend of business and government, using private industry tools and techniques to provide a public service. Operations within the state correctional facilities are supported by sales to state agencies, county and local governments, and not-for-profit organizations. AGENCY PROFILE: * For information about the Correctional Industries located at the Coyote Ridge Corrections Center, please visit the Washington CI - Coyote Ridge Corrections Center webpage. *DOC OFFERS: * Flexible schedules * Comprehensive compensation packages * Training and development opportunities Duties Correctional Industries (CI) is committed to maintain and expand offender work training programs which develop marketable skills, instill and promote positive work ethics and reduce the tax burden of corrections. This position supports that objective by assisting with the supervision and training of offender workers in the food services industry. Duties include, but are not limited to: Provide supervision and training of incarcerated workers. * Observe and supervise offender workers operating equipment and machinery. * Train offenders in safe food handling practices, to include participation with instruction of the ServSafe course. * Train offenders in progressive cooking, portion control and quality control. * Document and provide feedback on incarcerated worker job performance and behavior. * Prepare incarcerated worker personnel actions. Planning and scheduling of resources. * Direct and assign incarcerated workers. Ensure incarcerated individuals receive safety training and adhere to safe work practices. * Maintain proper recordkeeping. * Investigate accident reports. * Participate in and/or conduct monthly safety committee/meetings. Ensure safe and secure operations * Maintain accurate timekeeping. * Participate and conduct inventory control and counts. Qualifications Required: * One (1) year full time work experience in a food service, food manufacturing, food processing, or institutional feeding environment. OR * One (1) year total full time work experience as a Correctional Industries Supervisor Assistant within the Washington State Department of Corrections. AND * High school diploma or equivalent. * Computer literate with a working knowledge of Microsoft Office products or equivalent software programs. * Effective oral and written communication skills in routine and emergent situations. * Ability to develop and promote positive and professional interpersonal relationships. * Ability to set and manage priorities. Desired: * More than one (1) year full time work experience in a food service, food manufacturing, food processing, OR institutional feeding environment. * An AA degree or Vocational Certificate/degree from an accredited college or university whose accreditation is recognized by the U.S. Department of Education and the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA) or foreign equivalent. * Manufacturing Resource Planning (MRP) software knowledge. * Experience in teaching and training. * Experience working within a correctional facility. Special Requirements/Conditions of Employment: * Maintain regular and reliable attendance. * Successfully complete, within mandated timeframes, employee orientation and all other mandatory annual, in-service and other required training. * Provide physical residential address and home telephone number to the Department of Corrections. * Become familiar and comply with all DOC policies and procedures and Collective Bargaining Agreements as applicable. * Must currently possess or obtain a valid State of Washington Food and Beverage Service Worker's Permit within 14 days of hire a valid Food Handlers Certification as required by Washington State Department of Health, and maintain active throughout employment. * This position is included in a union shop * Must pass pre-employment UA test. Supplemental Information 'The mission of DOC is to improve public safety by positively changing lives.' For additional information about the agency, please visit doc.wa.gov. IMPORTANT NOTES: * Please include a minimum of three professional references with your application. A professional reference is defined as an individual who has been paid to supervise your work and can attest to your work performance, technical skills, and job competencies. If you do not have any or sufficient professional references, please include non-related professionals, such as educators or other professional associates. Phone number *AND_ email address are required for all professional references._ * Prior to a new hire, a background check including criminal record history will be conducted. Information from the background check will not necessarily preclude employment but will be considered in determining the applicant's suitability and competence to perform in the position. * Employees may work directly with or in close proximity to incarcerated individuals in a potentially hazardous setting. Please consider this when deciding whether to apply. * We are committed to maintaining a drug and alcohol free work environment, and our employees are expected to comply with all state and federal laws. A pre-employment drug test may be administered as part of the selection process, and applicants who test positive for any controlled substances, will be disqualified from consideration. * Oleoresin Capsicum (OC) is an aerosol pepper spray made available as a means of self-defense and/or de-escalation. Applicants with sensitivities or allergies are encouraged to ask about the level of exposure they could expect in this position. * Animal care projects are a common component of most Washington State prisons, including dog and cat programs. Applicants with animal sensitivities or allergies are encouraged to ask about the level of exposure they could expect in this position. * Tuberculosis (TB) is a priority health issue for DOC employees. The successful candidate may be required to provide valid proof of a baseline TB skin test within 60 days from the date of hire. When positive tests result, further information, testing and treatment may also be required. Employment is not contingent upon test results. * This position may be represented by a Union Shop. We are committed to hiring individuals who possess core diversity competencies: * Foster a positive attitude and openness toward the ever changing social and cultural makeup of the workplace. * Work effectively with people of different perspectives, abilities, disabilities, races, religions, ages, genders, sexual orientations, and social, ethnic and cultural backgrounds. * Respectfully acknowledge people's differences and recognize these differences as important and valuable. * Promote inclusiveness. * Be culturally sensitive and appropriate. * Respect and value diverse backgrounds and traditions. DOC is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, creed, color, national origin, sex, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, honorably discharged veteran, veteran status, genetic information, or the presence of any sensory, mental or physical disability or the use of a trained guide dog or service animal by a person with a disability. For questions about this recruitment, or to request reasonable accommodation in the application process, please email ashley.lormor@doc1.wa.gov or call us at (360) 725-9104. For TTY service, please call the Washington Relay Service at 7-1-1 or 1-800-833-6388 *Salary: $3,901.00 - $5,107.00 Monthly Location: Franklin County – Connell, WA Job Type: Full Time - Non-Permanent Department: Dept. of Corrections Job Number: 2021-04581 Agency: State of Washington Address: View Job Posting for Agency Information View Job Posting for Location, Washington, 98504 Phone: View Posting for Agency Contact Website: http://www.careers.wa.gov