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Temporary Food Worker I Catlett Marketplace

Posting ID 115731
Department Catlett Marketplace/Student Life
Jobcode Food Worker I
Working Title Temporary Food Worker I Catlett Marketplace


The Division of Student Life: University Housing & Dining is seeking a Temporary Food Worker I for Catlett Market Place. Under direct supervision, the Temporary Food Worker I performs a variety of tasks involved in the preparation of food, performs related cleaning jobs and sanitation duties as assigned.

Duties to include:

Participates in the preparation of foods to include: cutting, slicing, grating or peeling vegetables and fruits; and chopping, grinding, or slicing meats. May perform simple cooking tasks in accordance with specific instructions.

Assembles, labels, stores, and issues foods as ordered or required to service areas at prescribed times.

Performs sanitation duties by maintaining and cleaning, serving, dining and kitchen areas during and after service a/or food preparation.

Assists with inventory control and ordering of foods and supplies.

Follows standardized recipe and instructions of other personnel in preparation of food items.

Assist in on-the job training of students and other assigned personnel in the preparation of menu items.


Hourly Rate:$13.04


Work Hours:Typically working 8 hour shifts with varying work schedules between the hours of 6:00 AM to 9:30 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:Varied Schedule based on operational needs.

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

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Ability to read, write and follow directions


Some work experience in a food service operation is desired.

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 If interested in applying for this position, email Tammy Showers at: Please provide position title "Temporary Food Worker I Catlett Market Place" in your email subject line.
Ad Start Date 12/17/2018
Ad End Date 01/25/2019