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Culinary and Food Services Attendant III (Multiple positions)(Dining Services Attendant, Senior)

The University of Arizona
Job Location:
Tucson, Arizona
Food Services

Posting Number: req7201

Department: Student Unions

Location: Main Campus

Address: Tucson, AZ USA

Position Highlights

The Arizona Student Unions is looking for multiple positions for Dining Services Attendants, Seniors (Culinary and Food Services Attendants III) to join our team. This dining services position performs various duties necessary in the preparation of the service of food and provides quality customer service to students, faculty, staff and guests. Incumbent must be able to work weekends and nights.

Student Union Memorial Center is one of the largest student unions in the United States. At a size of 405,000 square feet, SUMC contains everything students need. <

Outstanding UA benefits include health, dental, and vision insurance plans; life insurance and disability programs; paid vacation, sick leave, and holidays; UA/ASU/NAU tuition reduction for the employee and qualified family members; state and optional retirement plans; access to UA recreation and cultural activities; and more!

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Duties & Responsibilities

  • Inputs & receives and puts away storeroom orders
  • Prepares unit for opening, stocking, signs, cleanliness, and equipment
  • Sets up Sequoia, retrieves banks, prepares market and food as needed
  • Monitors food quality and employee productivity, completes product orders as required
  • Ensures all areas are staffed, delegates job assignments
  • Openly communicates with staff and supervisor
  • Trains employees in their job duties and health codes
  • Actively develops and supports a team-based focus within Student Union
  • Rings up orders accurately, accepts money and returns correct change
  • Counts bank to verify accuracy, enters totals on reports as required
  • Greets and serves customers in a friendly courteous manner
  • Provides suggestions and input to supervisor
  • Actively solves problems wherever possible
  • Works harmoniously with coworkers
  • Participates in employee discipline and guidance
  • Oversees and assists with weekly inventory and controls labor and food costs
  • Must be able to occasionally transport/move 50 pounds
  • Additional duties as assigned by supervisor

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Knowledge of Food Pro and performs Forecasting, Service Needs and Modify Delivery Information
  • Knowledge of and actively supports labor cost and food cost budgets

Minimum Qualifications

  • High school diploma or
equivalent, or equivalent learning attained through experience required.

  • Minimum of 5 years of
relevant experience required.

  • Supervisory experience in a restaurant

FLSA: Non-Exempt

Full Time/Part Time: Full Time

Number of Hours Worked per Week: 40

Job FTE: 1.0

Work Calendar: Fiscal

Job Category: University Operations

Benefits Eligible: Yes - Full Benefits

Rate of Pay: $12.80-$14.00

Compensation Type: hourly rate



Career Stream and Level


Job Family

Culinary & Food Services

Job Function

University Operations

Type of criminal background check required: Name-based criminal background check (non-security sensitive)

Number of Vacancies: 3

Contact Information for Candidates

Judy Harrison

Open Until Filled: Yes

Documents Needed to Apply: Resume and Cover Letter

Diversity Statement

At the University of Arizona, we value our inclusive climate because we know that diversity in experiences and perspectives is vital to advancing innovation, critical thinking, solving complex problems, and creating an inclusive academic community. As an Hispanic-serving institution and a Native American/Alaska Native-serving institution, we translate these values into action by seeking individuals who have experience and expertise working with diverse students, colleagues, and constituencies. Because we seek a workforce with a wide range of perspectives and experiences, we provide equal employment opportunities to applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or genetic information. As an Employer of National Service, we also welcome alumni of AmeriCorps, Peace Corps, and other national service programs and others who will help us advance our Inclusive Excellence initiative aimed at creating a university that values student, staff and faculty engagement in addressing issues of diversity and inclusiveness.

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