Food Coordinator

  • Full-time
  • Jay, ME
  • March 13, 2024

EMPLOYER: Community Concepts Inc.



Are you interested in making a difference in the lives of young children and work as part of a supportive team?

Community Concepts is seeking a Food Coordinator to provide a complete nutritional program to children ages 0-5 following regulations and requirements.

Starting rate: $15.50

Essential Duties:

Adhere to existing state health requirements in regards to food preparation, serving, storage, and kitchen cleanliness.
Meet special dietary needs and make menu adjustments as appropriate.
Purchase and prepare all food for the center.
Work with staff and families to plan ethnic and developmentally appropriate nutritional activities for children that encourage diversity and healthy eating habits.


Comprehensive benefits package including health, dental, vision, life, short and long-term disability, accident, critical illness & hospital indemnity
Paid Time Off (up to 18 days for full-time employees)
13 paid holidays per year
403(b) pension plan with agency match
Community Concepts is a qualified employer under the Public Service Loan Forgiveness (PSLF) program
Numerous opportunities for paid training

Desired Qualifications:

Minimum of High School Diploma or G.E.D.
Minimum of two years’ experience as a cook preferred

Other Requirements: Considerable stamina to regularly lift, bend, and carry; a valid driver’s license; basic skills with Microsoft Office; ability to obtain and maintain current CPR and First Aid certifications. Pre-employment physical, SBI, DMV, Maine Sex Offender Registry, DHHS fingerprinting, fraud, and federal debarment background checks must be completed upon offer of hire and as a condition of employment; valid driver’s license and travel within the service area is required.

Community Concepts, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Provider and Employer. Qualified applicants shall receive consideration for employment regardless of race, color, religious creed, sex, national origin, ancestry, age, physical or mental disability, or sexual orientation. Please request any necessary accommodations to participate in the application process.

How to Apply:

Contact: Ashley Herrick
Phone: (207) 739-6527