Cook P/T

Hancock County Government is seeking candidates to fill a position in our jail for the position of Cook (part-time).

The individual will assist in the preparation of meals in the kitchen. Perform routine kitchen tasks such as setting up workstations and ingredients, so that food can be prepared according to recipes. The individual should be able to follow instructions as well as all health and safety rules in the kitchen. The ideal candidate will also be able to function as part of a team.

The starting rate of pay for Cook (part-time) is $18.55 and additional compensation may be given consideration with relevant experience.


1. Prepares breakfast, lunch and dinner for inmates and employees.

2. Follows menus as closely as possible.

3. Supervises kitchen trustees.

4. Oversees the cleaning of kitchen.

5. Performs other duties as requested by the head cook.

For a paper application or more information please contact Human Resources at 207.667.9542 ex 214.

Applications will be accepted until position is filled.

Hancock County provides equal opportunity to all qualified employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws. Reasonable accommodations will be made for otherwise qualified persons with disabilities.  Hancock County is a tobacco and smoke free workplace.


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