Recruitment #21-108-2119


NOTICE:  LCSO has a new electronic Applicant Screening Questionnaire that must be completed and submitted within 5 business days of the date you submit your application in order for your application to be considered for the position.  Failure to complete and submit the electronic questionnaire will disqualify you from this recruitment.  CLICK HERE FOR APPLICANT SCREENING QUESTIONNAIRE.

Job Description

The Loudoun County Sheriff's Office is seeking qualified applicants for a Senior Cook position located within the Adult Detention Center. Major job duties include:

  • Ability to instruct and supervise unskilled inmates in the preparation and cooking of meals for the inmates confined within the Loudoun County Adult Detention Center.
  • Cleaning the kitchen after all meals are served.
  • Ensure all meals are served at scheduled times and are in compliance with the standards set by the Virginia Department of Corrections for food service as well as The National Academy of Sciences dietary requirements, and follow menus prepared by a certified dietitian.
  • Ability to work in a secure environment and rotating work schedule within the Loudoun County Adult Detention Center.

Job Requirements

Requires a High School diploma or equivalent and one (1) year job related work experience, preferably in preparation of food service; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Special Requirements

Must become CPR and First Aid certified within 90 days of employment, and obtain the food "ServSafe Certification" within the first year of employment.

Post Conditional Offer Contingencies

Must submit a completed online Screening Questionnaire within 5 days of the date you submitted your online County application. Selection process includes review of applicant screening questionnaire and County application, in-person interview(s), and an intensive background investigation to include fingerprinting, credit check, driving record check, and polygraph examination.

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