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Retail Dining Services Server/Supervisor

Amherst College
Amherst, MA 01002
  • Job Code
    119027314


Amherst College invites applications for the Retail Dining Services Server/Supervisor position. The Retail Dining Services Server/Supervisor is a full time, 42 week per year position, job group and level AO-2. Given Amherst's distinction as one of the most diverse liberal arts colleges in the country, the successful candidate will demonstrate the ways in which they bring value to and will work towards supporting a broadly diverse community.

The Dining Services Server Supervisor, having knowledge of all ingredients, is committed to quality and excellent customer service. The Server works at retail or other locations as assigned. Ensures all food items, proper serving utensils, and menu signage are ready for service; and cleans the line during and after service. Takes appropriate actions to support a diverse workforce and participates in the College's efforts to create a respectful, inclusive, and welcoming work environment.

The work schedule varies and corresponds to the College's operational needs, but generally is Tuesday & Wednesday 4:00pm-12:30am, Thursday, Friday, Saturday 6:00pm-2:30 am. Our work is central to student life and their needs occur at a variety of times throughout the day, week, and year and in such, a flexible schedule with extended shift times is required.

Summary of Principal Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Set up service areas with the needed utensils and equipment prior to meal service. Prepare needed items for service.
  • Engage with a diverse group of customers by promoting local foods and newly featured menu items as well as operate cashier station.
  • Serve entrees and sides to our guests cleans and maintains serving and dining areas.
  • Supervise students and Casual Staff
  • Retrieve supplies and restock necessary food items for the food stations.
  • Perform additional duties as assigned by the supervisor and or manager on duty, including but not limited to, light cleaning, table wiping and other sanitation duties.

QUALIFICATIONS

Required:
  • Basic math skills
  • Strong time management skills including the ability to follow verbal and written communications
  • Excellent customer service skills, organizational and interpersonal skills
  • Commitment to working with a diverse and inclusive community
  • Ability to work independently and as a member of a team
  • Able to work extra shifts and/or overtime if needed
  • Successful completion of a pre employment physical and lift test

Preferred:
  • High school or vocational school diploma/certification or equivalent
  • Previous food service experience
APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS

Interested candidates are asked to submit a cover letter, resume, and the names and contact information (email and/or telephone numbers) for three professional references. Review of applications will continue until the position is filled.
ABOUT AMHERST COLLEGE
Amherst College, one of the premier liberal arts colleges in the nation, is located in Amherst, Massachusetts, a town of approximately 35,000 residents in the western part of the state. The college's community is composed of about 1,800 students from 48 states, plus Washington, D.C., Puerto Rico and 54 countries around the world, and about 1,000 staff and faculty. The college's scenic 1,000-acre campus includes a 500-acre wildlife sanctuary and the Book & Plow Farm ; three museums: Emily Dickinson Museum , Beneski Museum of Natural History and Mead Art Museum ; and multiple educational and cultural venues and resources through the Five College Consortium. The town of Amherst offers an amazing variety of coffee shops, restaurants and entertainment, and a very active outdoor life. Our vibrant campus, diverse community and beautiful surrounding, makes Amherst College and the Town of Amherst the perfect place to work, learn and live!

PI119027314

<br/><br>Amherst College invites applications for the Retail Dining Services Server/Supervisor position. The Retail Dining Services Server/Supervisor is a full time, 42 week per year position, job group and level AO-2. Given Amherst's distinction as one of the most diverse liberal arts colleges in the country, the successful candidate will demonstrate the ways in which they bring value to and will work towards supporting a broadly diverse community.<br><br>The Dining Services Server Supervisor, having knowledge of all ingredients, is committed to quality and excellent customer service. The Server works at retail or other locations as assigned. Ensures all food items, proper serving utensils, and menu signage are ready for service; and cleans the line during and after service. Takes appropriate actions to support a diverse workforce and participates in the College's efforts to create a respectful, inclusive, and welcoming work environment.<br><br>The work schedule varies and corresponds to the College's operational needs, but generally is Tuesday & Wednesday 4:00pm-12:30am, Thursday, Friday, Saturday 6:00pm-2:30 am. Our work is central to student life and their needs occur at a variety of times throughout the day, week, and year and in such, a flexible schedule with extended shift times is required. <br><br>Summary of Principal Duties and Responsibilities:<br><ul><li>Set up service areas with the needed utensils and equipment prior to meal service. Prepare needed items for service. </li><li>Engage with a diverse group of customers by promoting local foods and newly featured menu items as well as operate cashier station. </li><li>Serve entrees and sides to our guests cleans and maintains serving and dining areas.</li><li>Supervise students and Casual Staff</li><li>Retrieve supplies and restock necessary food items for the food stations.</li><li>Perform additional duties as assigned by the supervisor and or manager on duty, including but not limited to, light cleaning, table wiping and other sanitation duties.</li></ul><br><b>QUALIFICATIONS</b><br><br>Required:<br><ul><li>Basic math skills</li><li>Strong time management skills including the ability to follow verbal and written communications</li><li>Excellent customer service skills, organizational and interpersonal skills</li><li>Commitment to working with a diverse and inclusive community</li><li>Ability to work independently and as a member of a team</li><li>Able to work extra shifts and/or overtime if needed</li><li>Successful completion of a pre employment physical and lift test</li></ul><br>Preferred:<br><ul><li>High school or vocational school diploma/certification or equivalent</li><li>Previous food service experience</li></ul><b>APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS</b><br><br>Interested candidates are asked to submit a cover letter, resume, and the names and contact information (email and/or telephone numbers) for three professional references. Review of applications will continue until the position is filled. <br><strong>ABOUT AMHERST COLLEGE <br>Amherst College, one of the premier liberal arts colleges in the nation, is located in Amherst, Massachusetts, a town of approximately 35,000 residents in the western part of the state. The college's community is composed of about 1,800 students from 48 states, plus Washington, D.C., Puerto Rico and 54 countries around the world, and about 1,000 staff and faculty. The college's scenic 1,000-acre campus includes a 500-acre wildlife sanctuary and the Book & Plow Farm ; three museums: Emily Dickinson Museum , Beneski Museum of Natural History and Mead Art Museum ; and multiple educational and cultural venues and resources through the Five College Consortium. The town of Amherst offers an amazing variety of coffee shops, restaurants and entertainment, and a very active outdoor life. Our vibrant campus, diverse community and beautiful surrounding, makes Amherst College and the Town of Amherst the perfect place to work, learn and live!<br/> <img src="https://analytics.click2apply.net/v/g25D2xs5dPlEfxaAINpZR"> <p>PI119027314</p>
Posted: 2020-03-14 Expires: 2020-04-14

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