Coppell ISD

Child Nutrition Worker (1110)

Job Posting

Job Details

TitleChild Nutrition Worker
Posting ID1110

Job Title:                                  Child Nutrition Cafeteria Worker


Reports to:                               Cafeteria Manager at Assigned School


Dept/Campus:                          Child Nutrition/Campus Assigned


Wage/Hour Status:                   Non-Exempt


Pay Grade:                               301


Days Per Year:                         184



Primary Purpose:


Work in all areas of the kitchen operations including sanitation, food preparation, serving, receiving and clean up in a pleasant and productive manner to improve and/or maintain the health of students.




Ability to work well with others and follow directions

Can perform job assignments and comply with district policies and procedures

Ability to speak, read, write, and understand English

Ability to cashier and make change

Ability to tolerate exposure to extreme temperatures, chemicals and moisture

Can lift and carry up to twenty five pounds unassisted

Depth perception and peripheral vision are required

Ability to perform in stressful situations

Must have and maintain good customer service skills

Dependable, reliable, prompt, cooperative

Maintain a professional appearance



  • High School Diploma or GED


  • Cashier and Customer Service Experience Preferred

Major Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Prepare and serve high quality food by utilizing the menus and standardized recipes provided
  • Cashier and identify reimbursable meals accurately
  • Work in the dish room
  • Maintain a clean and organized work area
  • Follow safe food handling principals, including completing HACCP forms and taking temperatures
  • Properly use and care for equipment
  • Prepare and serve food in compliance with departmental, city, state and USDA policies and procedures
  • Participates in cost-effective use of resources
  • Notify manager of food and beverage items needed
  • Count and record quantities of amount of food prepared and leftovers
  • Maintain a professional personal appearance and hygiene and adhere to the dress code
  • Promote teamwork with coworkers
  • Assist in cleaning all areas of the kitchen daily
  • Responsible for cleaning work area
  • Properly label, date and store food
  • Take out the trash
  • Adhere to CISD Child Nutrition dress code
  • Assist in all areas of the kitchen operations as needed
  • Performs other duties as assigned


  • Ability to speak, read, write and understand English

Professional Growth and Development

  • Must obtain Texas Food Handler’s Certificate within 60 days of their start date

Equipment Used:


Ovens, Steamers, Dish Machine, POS Computers, Mixer, Blender, Tilt Skillet, Microwave, All Kitchen Equipment


Mental Demands/Physical Demands/Environmental Factors:


Will stand and walk most of the day. 

Will be exposed to extreme temperatures, both hot and cold.

Must be able to lift 25 pounds without assistance.


Shift TypePart-Time
Salary RangeHourly
LocationSupport Services-Child Nutrition/Cafeteria

Applications Accepted

Start Date03/02/2017

Job Contact

NameAmy CurryTitleAsst. Director of Child Nutrition