Jimmy Johns in Willow Grove fouls inspection; White and black substance accumulation observed on the interior ice dispenser of ice machine, 5 violations

Jimmy Johns in Willow Grove fouls inspection; White and black substance accumulation observed on the interior ice dispenser of ice machine, 5 violations

Willow Grove, PA

Jimmy John’s

Upper Dublin Shopping Center
3612 Welsh Rd
Willow Grove, PA 19090

The Montgomery County Department of Health and Human Services Office of Public Health (MCOPH) conducted an unannounced retail food inspection on 2/25/2020. As a result of that inspection, and due to the severity of the specific violations the Jimmy John’s in the Upper Dublin Shopping Center was cited as being, “Out of Compliance” with Pennsylvania’s food safety regulations. During this inspection a total of 5 violations were found and include one or more violations determined to be food borne illness risk factors.

The inspector made the following comments in support of the violations found during the inspection:

  • Facility lacking current MCHD Foodservice Sanitation Manager Certificate (CFSM). Employee indicated that he will signing up for a ServSafe class. Facility has 5 business days to submit reciprocity application to MCOPH or provide proof of course enrollment.

  • No chlorine sanitizer concentration observed at sanitizing basin of 3-compartment sink. Employee added some chlorine, concentration observed at 50PPM.

  • Sliced deli meats held in facility for more than 24 hours missing discard date markings. Sliced packages of deli meats stored in walk-in refrigerator. Facility is currently using a system based on employee shift; however there is no records indicating discard dates. Date marking labels should indicate the date by which the food shall be consumed on the premises, sold or discarded; date not to exceed 7 days.

  • No beard restraint on food handlers.

  • (Repeat violation) White and black substance accumulation observed on the interior ice dispenser of ice machine (upper shield). Clean and sanitize.