Environmental Public Health Division
trained food manager must be on duty during the
operating hours of the food establishment.
A food service establishment that handles
only prepackaged food and does not prepare or
package food is not required to have a trained food
manager. (The Rules for
Regulation of Food Establishments in the
Unincorporated Areas of
New establishments and establishments that undergo
a change of ownership are expected to have a trained
manager on duty during all hours of operation
beginning on the first day of business. The trained
manager should be an individual who has managerial
or supervisory responsibilities.
The purpose of the training is to insure that
each establishment has an employee who is informed
of proper food handling procedures and sanitation.
Training may be obtained
For more information, please call HCPHES Environmental Public Health at (713)
274-6300. Located at 101 South Richey, Suite G, Pasadena, Texas 77506.
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