Area Supervisor (226 Days) (4 Positions)

Dallas Independent School District Dallas, TX


Oversee the management of cafeteria food production and service at assigned schools.


* Bachelor's Degree from an accredited university/college in food service

* Two years experience in food service operations, preferably in multi-unit supervision

* Experience in school food service management, quality assurance, menu planning, catering, marketing and promotions

* Experience in project planning and collaborating with a team to implement projects

* School Nutrition Specialist (SNS) credentials desirable

* Ability to use professional judgment in handling emergency situations in cafeterias

* Interpersonal skills in communication both verbal and written

* Training and presentation skills at all levels

* Computer skills in creating word documents, power point, spreadsheets, etc

Basic Functions:

* Directly supervises 10-15 Cafeteria Supervisors, indirectly supervises 50-75 Food Service Technicians and Food Service Assistants

* Recommends and adjusts staffing to manage school cafeterias kitchen production and service

* Review profit and loss statement for area to achieve department goals

* Review financial and staffing performance of schools in area district quadrant

* Monitor food cost and work with Cafeteria Supervisor to contain food cost to district goals

* Generate disciplinary documentation for employees under their direct and indirect supervision

* Recommend terminations, promotions, demotions and transfers of employees

* Assure HACCP food safety practices are monitor

* Provide leadership to assure consistency and compliance with all policies and procedures

* Monitor and assure compliance in local, state and federal guidelines

* Assess school based departmental needs and make recommendations to department administration to assure quality service to students and staff

* Supervise assigned schools in areas of personnel, operations, facilities, etc

* Observe daily operations and provide training as needed

* Develop and participate in department staff development training program presentations

* Promote professional development at school staff level

* Serve as liaison between the Food Service Department and campus administration

* Attend workshops and seminars in and outside the district to maintain current knowledge of the food service industry

* Verify and approve campus food and supply orders

* Must routinely lift and/or move up to 25 lbs

* Perform all other tasks and duties as assigned

* All federally funded incumbents of this position must comply with time and effort reporting requirements through personnel activity reports or periodic certification, as appropriate

Minimum Salary:


Selected individuals for Dallas Independent School District positions will be placed according to compensation guidelines. A campus-based professional employee may not assume a new position for which he/she was selected based upon the posting process until the end of the current semester, unless approved by the Executive Director - Human Capital Management.

A security check and disclosure of family relationship information is required for all positions. No telephone calls please.


Dallas Independent School District, is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by law. The district is required by Title VI and Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, The Americans with Disabilities Act, and the Age Discrimination Act of 1975, as amended, as well as board policy not to discriminate in such a manner (not all prohibited bases apply to all programs).

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