The United States government is a massive employer, and is always looking for qualified candidates to fill a wide variety of open employment positions in locations across the country. Below you’ll find a Qualification Summary for an active, open job listing from the Department of Veterans Affairs. The opening is for a Food Service Worker Supervisor in Wichita, Kansas Feel free to browse this and any other job listings and reach out to us with any questions!
Food Service Worker Supervisor – Wichita, Kansas
Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration, Department of Veterans Affairs
Job ID: 160912Start Date: 10/10/2019End Date: 10/23/2019
To qualify for this position, applicants must meet all requirements by the closing date of this announcement, 10/23/2019. EXPERIENCE: A specific length of training and experience is not required, but you must show evidence of training or experience of sufficient scope and quality of your ability to do the work of this position. Evidence which demonstrates you possess the knowledge, skills, and ability to perform the duties of this position must be supported by detailed descriptions of such on your resume. Applicants will be rated in accordance with the OPM Federal Wage System Qualification Standards. SCREEN-OUT ELEMENT: Your qualifications will first be evaluated against the prescribed screen out element, which usually appears as question 1 in the on-line questionnaire. The screen-out element for this position is the “Ability to Lead or Supervise with less than normal supervision.” Those applicants who appear to possess at least the minimal acceptable qualification requirement are considered for further rating; those who do not are rated ineligible and are eliminated. The potential eligibles are then rated against the remainder of the Job Elements:
Dexterity and SafetyInterpret Instructions, Specifications (other than blueprint reading)MaterialsTechnical PracticesUse and Maintain Tools and EquipmentWork Practices 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; religions; spiritual; community; student; social). Volunteer work helps build critical competencies, knowledge, and skills and can provide valuable training and experience that translates directly to paid employment. You will receive credit for all qualifying experience, including volunteer experience. Note: A full year of work is considered to be 35-40 hours of work per week. Part-time experience will be credited on the basis of time actually spent in appropriate activities. Applicants wishing to receive credit for such experience must indicate clearly the nature of their duties and responsibilities in each position and the number of hours a week spent in such employment. Physical Requirements/Working Conditions: Incumbent must be able to continuously walk and stand. Stooping, bending, reaching, pushing and pulling movements and moderate lifting are frequent. May frequently lift or move food containers and equipment weighing up to 50 pounds, unassisted and occasionally lift or move objects weighing over 50 pounds with the assistance of lifting devices or other workers. Ability to concentrate and be alert is necessary. Work is subject to pressure in completing assignments in accordance with a close time schedule. Working Conditions: Incumbents must be able to tolerate extremes of temperature, as when working in walk-in refrigerators and freezers, and noise. Work is carried out in kitchen and storage areas, which are often hot and uncomfortable. There is exposure to steam, heat and cooking odors. Potential for accidents/injuries including cuts, bruises, sprains, burns, scalds, and falls. Strong cleaning and sanitizing solutions, which may be skin and respiratory irritants, may be used.
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