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94 Lewis Drive Hays KS, 67601
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Completed employment applications may be sent via: e-mail, fax, personal delivery, or mail.

Employment Application

E-mail: CCCoordinator@hacc.info

Fax: 785-625-8557

Personal Delivery or Mail:  94 Lewis Drive, Hays, Kansas 67601


Want to make a difference in the lives of children and their families? Join our team at HACC.

Current job openings

Food Services Manager

Hays Area Children’s Center is now accepting applications for a Food Services Assistant.  Experience with nutritional food preparation and service for large groups is preferred.  All applications will be reviewed for a potential candidate that is able to thrive in this position regardless of education or experience.  The position is  from 7:00am – 3:00pm.


A successful candidate must pass a criminal background check, complete a health assessment, and have a negative TB skin test.


•    Communicate and interact positively with children, families and staff

•    Follow seasonal breakfast, snack and lunch menus, prepared by Childcare Coordinator

•    Oversee purchases of food within budget limitations

*** May need to grocery shop at local stores (Walmart and Dillons) – Mileage Reimbursement is available for work related trips***

•    Prepare age-appropriate meals for infants, toddlers, preschoolers and school-age children

•    Prepare alternative meals for children with allergies, feeding difficulties and/or families with religious preferences, as necessary

•    Maintain clean kitchen and operating appliances

•    Prepare meals for staff, board meetings and special occasions as requested

•    Notify Executive Team of any kitchen maintenance or equipment needs

•    Supervise and evaluate Food Services Assistant per agency policy

•    Complete required paperwork on time and in accordance with state (KSDE) and federal ( CACFP) regulations.

•    Attend required CACFP in-service training and maintains in-service log

•    Assure efficient management of food by updating inventories, assuring use of older food first, and minimizing long-term food storage.


Employees of HACC receive a 25% discount on childcare if enrollment allows for additional children in the classrooms.

To Apply:

Please send a resume and references to Kate at CCCoordinator@hacc.info.