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Temporary Kitchen Helper I Burge Marketplace

Posting ID 115691
Department Burge Marketplace/Student Life
Jobcode Kitchen Helper I
Working Title Temporary Kitchen Helper I Burge Marketplace


The Division of Student Life: University Housing & Dining is seeking a Temporary Kitchen Helper I for Burge Market Place. Under direct supervision performs routine cleaning duties in an efficient, effective, and sanitary manner in the food service areas.

Duties to include:

Scrapes, sorts, stacks, and scrubs pots and pans, dishes, utensils, etc. in preparation for warewashing machine.

Performs cleaning duties including mopping, sweeping, vacuuming, and general cleaning.

Operates and maintains pot & pan/dish-washing machines and area in an efficient, effective, and sanitary manner.

Supplies serving and preparation areas with clean dishes and utensils.

Disposes of garbage and cleans garbage cans

Maintains satisfactory sanitation level and applies established safety procedures in assigned work areas.

Assists storeroom clerk as assigned.

Assist in on-the-job training of students and other employees assigned to the food service sanitation area.


Hourly Rate:$13.04


Work Hours: Predominatelyworking 8 hour shifts either Sunday-Thursday or Tuesday-Saturday from 12:30 PM to 9 PM.

Additional Hours: Occasional overtime may be offered to cover peak periods of operational need. Anticipated position start date is January 12, 2019.

Additional Information:Temporary Position

Shifts: May work other 8 hour shifts between 6:15 AM to 9 PM.

BACKGROUND CHECK:Successful candidates will be subject to a criminal background check.

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Ability to read, write and follow directions.


Experience (typically 6 months or more) working in the retail or hospitality industry.

Some experience in a food service operation.

Customer service experience is preferable.

Experience working in a diverse work environment is preferable.

Must be able to move up to 50 lbs and must be able to remain in a stationary position 50% of the time.

The University of Iowa is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment free from discrimination on the basis ``of race, creed, color, national origin, age, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, religion, associational preference, status as a qualified individual with a disability, or status as a protected veteran.

Phone: 319-335-3000
Application Instructions Submit resume via email and/ or letter of interest to: Please provide position title "Temporary Kitchen Helper I Burge Market Place" in your email subject line.
Ad Start Date 12/12/2018
Ad End Date 02/01/2019