Prepare, process and help serve high quality foods at Turtle Mountain Cafe and the Dining Hall: 80% • Processes hot and cold foods using some mechanical equipment (i.e., toasters, steam-jacketed kettles, etc.) Takes food and/or supply items to the storage areas and properly stores them following set procedures. May assist cook or senior food service worker in vegetable or fruit preparation. May do front line finish product cooking such as pizza station, grill station, or exhibition cooking. Works collaboratively and effectively with coworkers and other staff from a variety of US and international cultures. • Meets campus food preparation and presentation standards when helping with dining service. • Provides high quality customer service for students, faculty, staff and visitors from a variety of diverse backgrounds and experiences.
'Maintain quality and cleanliness standards 20% • Follows established food handling procedures. Maintains clean and sanitary conditions in work area (i.e., cleans work surfaces, wipes up spills). Follows established safety procedures. Observes and communicates to supervisors temperature variations not up to required standards. Reports breakdown of equipment to supervisor. • Puts away supplies. Communicates shortages in food and/or supplies within adequate time for restocking prior to meal period. Collects food and/or supplies needed prior to actual service. Prepares supply items in advance of actual assembly (i.e., wraps silverware, lines trays, fills dispensers, etc.). Assembles and portions food items for /meal service to meet campus food presentation standards.
Purpose of the position
This position has the responsibility for quality food production, cleanliness and customer service to meet the needs of a diverse population of University of Minnesota Morris students, faculty, staff, visitors, and friends in Dining Services or Turtle Mountain Café.
This position is represented by the Teamsters Local 320 bargaining unit and dues or fair share reductions will be made. According to article 2.1 of the Teamster/University bargaining agreement, employees will work more than 67 days in a year, or more than 14 hours/week (35% time).
Employees in Dining Services are University of Minnesota employees, supervised by Sodexo management staff, UMM’s contracted food service management company, and are governed by the Teamsters and University bargaining unit agreement.
** This position is represented by a Bargaining Unit: Teamster. Dues or Fair Share deductions will be made.
The University of Minnesota, Morris, Dining Services seeks a 9 month, 75% time (30 hours/week), mostly Monday - Friday, between 2:30 - 8:30 p.m. and includes weekends, Food Service Worker. This position will report to the General Manager of Dining Services. The qualifications for this position are as follows:
Essential knowledge. skills and abilities
• Must have at least six (6) months experience in a large food operation or quantity food production
• Must be able to read, write and interpret the English language • Must be able to perform simple math calculations • Must be able to move up to 50 pounds on an occasional basis • Must be able to stand for up to four hours at a time
Preferred knowledge. skills and abilities • Demonstrated knowledge of HACCP procedures, and health department regulations • Sodexo Food and Physical Safety regulations • Demonstrated ability to work effectively and collaboratively with people of diverse backgrounds
The University of Minnesota, Morris (UMM) provides a rigorous undergraduate liberal arts education, preparing its students to be global citizens who value and pursue intellectual growth, civic engagement, intercultural competence, and environmental stewardship.As a public land-grant institution, UMM is a center for education, culture, and research for the region, nation, and world. UMM is committe...d to outstanding teaching, dynamic learning, innovative faculty and student scholarship and creative activity, and public outreach. Our residential academic setting fosters collaboration, diversity, and a deep sense of community.