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Temporary Food Worker I River Room Grill at Iowa Memorial Union

Posting ID 119052
Department Retail Operations/Student Life
Jobcode Food Worker I
Working Title Temporary Food Worker I River Room Grill at Iowa Memorial Union


The Division of Student Life: University Housing & Dining is seeking a Temporary Food Worker I for the River Room Grill at the Iowa Memorial Union. Under direct supervision, the Temporary Food Worker I performs a variety of tasks involved in the preparation and cooking of food and grill items, 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. Will perform cooking duties associated with grill cooking and preparing made-to-order menu items.

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:$13.31


Work Hours: Will work primarily 5 hour work shifts, Monday through Thursday between the hours of 10:30 AM to 3:30 PM for a total work week of 20 hours.

Additional Hours: Overtime is not anticipated for this position.

Additional Information: Temporary Position.

Shifts: Monday through Thursday between the hours of 10:30 AM to 3:30 PM.

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.

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: 319-335-2998
Application Instructions If interested in applying for this position, email Tammy Showers at: Please provide position title "Temporary Food Worker I River Room Grill" in your email subject line.
Ad Start Date 11/11/2019
Ad End Date 12/31/2019