Jackson-Madison County School System
  • Jackson, TN, USA
  • Full Time


Jackson Madison County School System

Deadline: Until Filled

TITLE: Cafeteria Assistant Manager

REPORTS TO: Cafeteria Manager


TERM: 10 months (188-day calendar), Non-exempt

JOB GOAL: To support provide support to the schools food service operation with specific responsibilities for assisting the cafe manager in guiding and /or assisting cafeteria workers in food preparation, meal service, customer service, food safety, care of equipment and compliance with mandated USDA meal program regulations.


  • High school diploma or GED
  • Ability to understand and follow verbal and written instructions
  • Ability to operate large and small kitchen equipment and tools
  • Ability to perform basic arithmetic functions
  • Meet health, mental, and physical requirements
  • FBI/TBI Fingerprint/Background Clearance every five (5) years

Alternatives to the above qualifications as the Superintendent might find appropriate and acceptable

EVALUATION: Performance of this job will be evaluated in accordance with provisions of the Board's policy on evaluation of personnel.


  1. Inspect food items and /or supplies for the purpose of verifying quality, quantity, specifications of orders, and compliance with mandated HACCP controls
  2. Inventories food and non-food supplies to ensure availability for projected menu requirements
  3. Monitors kitchen and cafeteria areas to ensure a safe and sanitary working environment
  4. Assists cafeteria staff in following established HACCP controls
  5. Assists cafeteria manager with ensuring the food service operation is running efficiently
  6. Oversees the preparation, cooking, and serving of food items for the purpose of meeting projected meal quantities while adhering to USDA school meal standards
  7. Attends and participates in trainings, workshops, and meetings for the purpose of conveying and gathering information required to perform job duties
  8. Performs all other duties as assigned by the field supervisor, cafe manager and / or building administrator

The Jackson-Madison County School System (JMCSS) provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics

Jackson-Madison County School System
  • Apply Now

  • * Fields Are Required

    What is your full name?

    How can we contact you?

  • Sign Up For Job Alerts!

  • Share This Page
Logo Our District Academics Programs Departments For Families For Staff Join Us