This position performs responsible routine cooking duties in the Henderson County Detention Facility. The employee performs related work as required under regular supervision of the Food Services Supervisor. Duties include but are not limited to:
Prepares, cooks, and serves regular and/or special diet meals to inmates.
Cleans kitchen and kitchen equipment.
Assists with the inventory of supplies and food.
Accepts and verifies deliveries.
Performs related tasks as required.
About Henderson County Sheriff's Office
The Henderson County Sheriff’s Office serves a 373 square mile jurisdiction that includes the city of Hendersonville, the village of Flat Rock and the towns of Fletcher, Laurel Park, Mills River and a portion of Saluda. In 2014, there were approximately 111,149 Henderson County residents and that number is expected to reach 115,554 residents by the year 2020.
We have a state of the art 63,000 square foot Sheriff’s Office equipped with a crime lab, training room and a state of the art 911 Center. Our agency currently employs 210 full-time employees. 140 are full-time sworn deputies and detention deputies; 70 are full-time non-sworn/civilian employees including telecommunicators, administrative staff and jailers. Additionally the Sheriff’s Office has reserve deputies and part-time civilians. Around 80 volunteers participate in our Volunteers in Partnership (VIP) program and assist our agency in a variety of ways, ranging from front desk staff and fingerprinting to operating the metal detectors at the courthouse and providing traffic control services.