Viewing Job

Food Service Assistant

This job posting expired and applications are no longer accepted.
Miami University
March 14, 2019
Oxford Campus, Ohio
Job Type
Deadline to Apply
Hourly Wage


Food Service Assistant
Campus Services
Finance & Business Services
Posting Date:
Job Category:
Position Group:
Classified AFSCME
Job Description Summary:

Job ID: 6668 - Classified AFSCME (hourly) - FT

Performs a variety of tasks related to assisting in the preparation and serving of meals for University students and guests.


Duties/Physical Demands:
  • Prepares kitchen and dining area which may include stocking/setting up grill, salad bar, condiment bar beverage stations, dessert stations, changing oil, brews beverages.
  • Maintains clean and sanitary work area, especially in kitchen and dining areas which may include sweeping, scrubbing, cleaning tables, countertops, and machines or washing dishes and utensils.  Ensures safety of food and food contact surfaces while maintaining sanitation standards.  Observes strict safety rules.
  • Prepares food for cooking which may include cleaning and peeling potatoes, cutting salad bar items, wrapping food, or preparing sandwiches.
  • May stock serving line and/or serve food; monitors condition of items in both un-refrigerated and refrigerated settings such as salad bars; may operate cash register.
  • Reads and interprets recipes to mix, prepare and assemble salads, desserts, dressings & special menu items; cooks pasta, potatoes, eggs, stir-fry food, makes sandwiches.  May include the use of deep fat fryers, grills, steamers and/or ovens and other kitchen equipment; records temperature, monitors and records amounts prepared/amounts left over.
  • Maintains all food items at proper temperatures as instructed.
  • Responds to client requests for service, special diets, as well as other information in a friendly and helpful manner.
  • Assists in providing guidance to other employees in the performance of their duties; coordinates efficient work flow and instructs in the proper use of equipment and utensils.

Working Conditions:

Physical effort usually requires considerable walking, standing, bending, twisting, pushing and pulling, with some lifting of materials weighing 25 to 50 pounds. Somewhat disagreeable working conditions due to exposure to high temperatures. Some element of personal risk due to very hot surfaces. A few occasions of outdoor event service.


Job Requirements

Minimum Qualifications:
Requires a high school diploma or GED. No experience required.

Hours Per Week/Percent Time: 40 hours
Work Hours/Schedule: Varies; includes nights and weekends
Duration: 12 months
Advertised Pay Range Minimum: 11.50
Special Instructions to Applicant: Employment will require a criminal background check according to University guidelines. This position will require a post offer, pre-employment physical examination.
Application Types Accepted: Classified

How to Apply

Related Jobs

Conference Sales Associate   2501 Great Wolf Dr, Mason, OH 45040, Mason, OH, Ohio new
August 15, 2022
Front Desk Supervisor   2501 Great Wolf Dr, Mason, OH 45040, Mason, OH, Ohio new
August 15, 2022
Banquet Server   2501 Great Wolf Dr, Mason, OH 45040, Mason, OH, Ohio new
August 15, 2022
Hotel Maintenance Technician   2501 Great Wolf Dr, Mason, OH 45040, Mason, OH, Ohio new
August 15, 2022
Lifeguard   2501 Great Wolf Dr, Mason, OH 45040, Mason, OH, Ohio new
August 15, 2022