Production Manager

New Haven Unified School District

Class Title:

Production Manager


  • Under direction, to manage a school food service operation
  • To plan and assist in quantity food production
  • To do related work as required consistent with the job description.


Directly responsible to designated administrators.


  • Plans, organizes, and assists in preparing food for students and staff
  • Sets standards of efficiency, neatness, and sanitation in food preparation and storage
  • Develops work schedules and assigns duties to effectively use personnel
  • Adjusts work schedules to accommodate absenteeism and emergencies
  • Ensures that all equipment and supplies are available for the daily activities of the food service unit
  • Estimates food qualitites needed and orders supplies from vendors and the warehouse
  • Arranges for the proper storage of food and supplies
  • Maintains inventories of stock
  • Assigns and instructs new personnel in proper work methods and procedures involved in food preparation and serving
  • Works with custodial and maintenance staff in keeping food service unit in a clean and sanitary condition
  • Confers with Coordinator and/or Supervisor of Food Services regarding the needs for the food service operations
  • Prepares reports for nutritional and fiscal accountability as required. Understands and carries out oral and written instruction
  • Works cooperatively with those contacted in the course of work.


  • Possession of food safety certificate as required by California State law.
  • Must pass qualifying tests.


Three years of increasingly responsible experience in food preparation including experience in an institutional food service operation.

Salary Range 29

How to Apply


The application process is as easy as 1-2-3!

  1. Browse New Haven US job listings and submit an online application on Ed-Join.
  2. When the hiring principal is ready to interview, applicants will be considered and may be selected to interview.
  3. If selected to interview, you will be contacted by the school to set an appointment.
  4. Once you have interviewed, if you are selected for the position, you will be contacted by the personnel department. If you are not selected for the position, you will be notified by the school.