Center Cook


Head Start has an opening for a Center Cook in our Harrisburg office.  This is a pay grade III, full-time position with benefits as described in the employee handbook.

Responsibilities:  The Cook plans and prepares meals at the site under the direction of the Health Technician and consulting nutritionist.


Minimum qualifications:  Must be at least 21 years old and have a High School diploma or GED.  Must have the Illinois Food Service Sanitation Certificate or be currently enrolled in a food service sanitation class and be certified by the Illinois Department of Public Health upon completion of the class.

How to Apply

Deadline:  Applicants may download a WADI employment application at or available at any WADI office.  Click on the JOBS button for detailed job information.   Applicants can also mail applications to WADI Critical Records/Risk Management Coordinator, PO Box 70, Enfield, IL  62835.   WADI employees may apply by submitting a letter of intent listing education and qualifications to the Critical Records /Risk Management  Coordinator.   The deadline for all applications to be received by the CR/RM Coordinator is no later than Noon on Thursday, October 29, 2015.

Equal Opportunity /Affirmative Action Employer