Child Nutrition Services Careers

Child Nutrition Services Careers

Child Nutrition Services Cashier Assistant

  • Contribute to Wake County Public School students’ success by providing nutritious meals with a friendly smile! Child Nutrition Services is currently hiring cafeteria cashier assistants for the 2021-22 school year. The ideal candidate is customer-focused, works well in a team, and enjoys a dynamic work environment.


    Typical duties of a CNS Cashier Assistant include:

    • Food preparation (entrees, vegetables, salads, side dishes, and a-la-carte items)
    •  Accurate documentation of food counts
    • Collecting cash payments and completing point-of-sale transactions on cash register
    • Cleaning and sanitation of kitchen and cafeteria
    • Putting away deliveries and lifting/moving objects up to 50 lbs
    • Effective communication
    • Friendly interaction with students, faculty, school staff, and co-workers
    • Participating in regular job training



    • Must be 18 years old
    •  High school diploma or equivalent
    • Excellent customer service skills
    • Ability to read and write in English and perform basic mathematical calculations
    • Ability to read and follow recipes and work in a time-efficient manner
    • Physically able to lift, carry, push, pull or otherwise move objects up to 50 lbs
    • Must be able to spend the majority of the work day standing and/or walking
    • Critical thinking and problem solving
    • Foodservice and money handling experience preferred but not required


    Benefits include:

    • A convenient schedule (work while your child is in school)
    • Lunch provided daily
    • Uniform provided after qualifying term
    • Full training
    • Vacation time
    • Holiday pay
    • Health insurance
    • NC Retirement for full-time employees (30 hours and up)
    • Opportunities for advancement
    • A great working environment!


    Application materials

    • Employment application
    • Provide a minimum of two supervisory references on your application. References are automatically sent an electronic survey to complete on your behalf upon submission of the online application.
    • Do not mail paper documents to Human Resources


    Salary Schedules (Classified Staff)

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Positions Available:

Administrator - CNS Area Supervisor

CNS Manager

CNS Assistant Manager

CNS Cashier Assistant

Temporary/Part-time Cashier

Submit your application via Applitrack.