First-Line Supervisors of Food Preparation and Serving Workers

Top 3 food service supervisor Jobs

  • Supervisor Food Service - Alameda Health System - Oakland, CA

    Supervises the activities of Senior Food Service Workers and Food Service Workers; assigns work, evaluates work performance, coordinates and delivers all required training. Supervises the cleaning ...

  • Food Service Worker - Triumph Treatment Services - Yakima, WA

    Under the direction of the Food Services Program Manager and Kitchen Supervisor , a Food Service Worker is primarily responsible for nutritious appealing meals, snacks for the clients, and hot entrees ...

  • Selection Lead - Gordon Food Service - Lithia Springs, GA

    Coordinates and assists the activities of Gordon Food Service (GFS) warehouse including shipping, receiving, inventory and/ or selection in conjunction with the Warehouse Supervisor .Essential ...

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What They Do

Directly supervise and coordinate activities of workers engaged in preparing and serving food.


  • 2020 employment: 915,400
  • May 2021 median annual wage: $36,570

Job Outlook

Projected employment change, 2020-30:

  • Number of new jobs: 190,800
  • Growth rate: 21 percent (Much faster than average)

How to Become One

Education and training:

  • Typical entry-level education: High school diploma or equivalent
  • Work experience in a related occupation: Less than 5 years
  • Typical on-the-job training: None

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