Headquarters, Air Force Space Command COOK in Schriever AFB, Colorado
Summary About the position: This position will be assigned to the Child Development Center located on Schriever AFB, CO. Regular Full Time employees are guaranteed 35 hours per week, but may work up to 40 hours depending on the needs of the facility. This position offers benefits. Must be able to frequently lift objects weighing up to 40 pounds and occasionally over 40 pounds. Must be able to continuously stand, walk, stoop, reach, push, pull and bend for long periods of time. Responsibilities This position will be using a full range of quantity cooking procedures from common or frequently used to new or difficult recipes, over a period of time prepares a variety of meats, poultry, seafood, vegetables, sauces and gravies. On a day-to-day basis, prepares menu items for meals which involves planning and coordinating steps to ensure that all items are ready for serving at the same time; items are prepared family dining style. Prepares menu items using special or difficult recipes involving many steps, ingredients, or long preparation time; or may do both. Labels and dates all foods; ensures refrigerator temperatures are at or below 41 degrees Fahrenheit. Maintains freezer temperatures at or below zero degrees Fahrenheit. Documents temperature readings in accordance with AFMAN IP 48-147 (Self Inspection Checklist) Ensures dry goods, refrigerated, and frozen foods are stored in accordance with AFI 34-144 guidance. Uses First-In-First-Out method for stock rotation to ensure older products are used first. Tests and evaluates new food products. If interested in applying for this position you may preview the online application: https://apply.usastaffing.gov/ViewQuestionnaire/11170565 Requirements Conditions of Employment Qualifications Who May Apply: Open to everyone. Applicants will be categorized by preference(s) and/or priority consideration eligibilities. An applicant's eligibility will be determined based on eligibility claimed in the questionnaire and proof of eligibility MUST be provided with application by the closing date, 07/23/2021 Business Based Action, Military Spouse Preference, Outside Applicant Veteran, Spouse/Widow/Parent of Veteran, and Transition Hiring Preference In order to qualify, you must meet the experience requirements described below. Experience refers to paid and unpaid experience, including volunteer work done through National Service programs (e.g., Peace Corps, AmeriCorps) and other organizations (e.g., professional; philanthropic; religious; spiritual; community; student; social). You will receive credit for all qualifying experience, including volunteer experience. Your resume must clearly describe your relevant experience; if the position allows for qualifying based on education, your transcripts will be required as part of your application. Qualifying Experience: Must have experience in and a thorough knowledge of food preparation and characteristics of foods. Must be able to plan, coordinate, and time sequence steps needed to prepare entire meals on time without overcooking or waste. Must be able to adjust recipes for servings required, substitutions and seasoning; recognize characteristics of foods in deciding that raw materials are fresh; and judge prepared food by color, consistency, temperature, odor and taste. Experience and knowledge must have been gained in a restaurant, club, cafeteria, or similar establishment. Education Some federal jobs allow you to substitute your education for the required experience in order to qualify. This position does not allow for education substitution. FOREIGN EDUCATION: Education completed in foreign colleges or universities may be used to meet the requirements. You must show proof the education credentials have been deemed to be at least equivalent to that gained in conventional U.S. education program. It is your responsibility to provide such evidence when applying. Additional Information Individual must fully meet qualification/eligibility/background requirements for this position Male applicants born after December 31, 1959 must be registered for Selective Service Direct deposit is required Satisfactorily complete an employment verification (E-Verify) check A probationary period may be required Pre-employment requirements must be satisfactorily met prior to Entrance on Duty (EOD) Payment of Permanent Change of Station (PCS) costs is not authorized, based on a determination that a PCS move is not in the Government's interest. Multiple positions may be filled from this job opportunity announcement. And additional selections may also be made from this job opportunity announcement. Selection(s) are subject to restrictions resulting from hiring preferences and priority consideration eligible.