Cook

Nez Perce Tribe   Lapwai, ID   Full-time     Food Service
Posted on March 24, 2024
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The Nez Perce Tribe Department of Mamáy?asnim Hitéemenwees (Children’s Place of Learning) is recruiting for: COOK [HR-24-130] (Full-time/Lapwai).  To ensure quality service and planning of meals which meet the children's nutritional needs in a Head Start, Early Head Start, and CCDF setting and that complies with tribal, federal, state, CACFP, and local regulations. Requires high school diploma, GED or specialized vocational training, and three (3) months experience in volume food preparation and cooking; to include cycle menu planning, purchasing and inventory, record-keeping, food demonstration, and ability to communicate effectively and teach in the classroom and parent and staff training. Must have excellent demonstrated communication skills, both oral and written, be computer literate and possess the ability to relate to children. Incumbent shall obtain Food Handler's card within ninety (90) days of hire. Requires background check, physical exam, and TB test prior to appointment. Must obtain CPR and First Aid Certification within ninety (90) days from date of employment. Class description available at the NPT Human Resources Department. Class/job description available at the NPT Human Resources Department. The Nez Perce Tribe is a drug free work environment, pre-employment drug testing required. Requires a valid driver’s license with the ability to be insured under the Tribe’s policy.  Must provide a current driver’s license record (DLR) and any DLR from other states where you have been licensed to drive within the last three (3) years.  Open until filled.  Mailing address P.O. Box 365, Lapwai, ID 83540. Phone: (208) 843-7332. Tribal preference applies. INCOMPLETE APPLICATION PACKETS WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED.  http://www.nezperce.org/contact/employment/