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Cook II

Location: Anson, TX
Job ID: 58260
Facility: Bluebonnet Detention Center

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Pay: $17.20 per hour with a $1,500.00 sign-on bonus
Schedule:  Full-time, Monday - Friday, 8 am - 5 pm

Benefit package includes:

  • Health/dental/vision/prescription insurance
  • Life insurance, AD&D as well as short-term disability
  • 401(k) with company match 
  • Paid time off
  • Paid holidays
  • Employee wellness program
  • Career advancement opportunities

Work with a purpose! Management & Training Corporation (MTC) operates the Bluebonnet Detention Facility in Anson, TX. We provide a safe and secure working environment for our staff while helping detainees gain valuable skills and treatment necessary for success upon release. 

What you'll do: You'll be responsible for assisting with the preparation of all facility meals.

Essential functions:

  1. Prepare and cook quantity of food required according to menu and production sheet. 
  2. Maintain kitchen equipment in orderly workable condition.  Ensure work area is safe, clean and sanitary at all times. 
  3. Ensure the count and control of knives and other controlled kitchen tools. Provide an accurate count of all controlled items at the beginning and end of each shift. 
  4. Prepare foods as directed for special facility functions and special diets when prescribed by staff doctor. 
  5. Assist in cleaning kitchen work areas following each meal. 
  6. Coordinate the work of inmates assigned to assist in the cafeteria, which includes long periods of sitting and standing.

Education and experience requirements:

  • High school diploma or equivalent preferred, but not required.
  • Food service training, one (1) year of food service or related experience and prior supervisory experience are preferred. A valid food handlers permit is required. 
  • U.S. citizenship required.
  • Valid driver’s license in the state of Texas with an acceptable driving record preferred, but must at least have valid, current State of Texas photo ID.

Why: Make a real difference every day by helping to change lives.  

Management & Training Corporation (MTC) is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disabled status, veteran status, genetic information, national origin, or any other category protected by federal law. MTC participates in E-Verify. We strive to provide reasonable accommodation for qualified individuals with disabilities, including disabled veterans, in our job application and hiring process. If you are interested in employment opportunities with Management & Training Corporation and need assistance, please contact our staffing department through [email protected] or 801-693-2888.

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