Lincoln, Nebraska

Requisition Number: S_220425 Department: Housing Dining Service-1131 Description of Work: The Catering Production Manager is responsible for the supervision of the food production areas of the Catering operations in the Nebraska Union, the Nebraska East Union, and Cather Dining. Assists with the management and supervision of other areas of the University Catering. Provides a safe and inviting atmosphere, healthful meal choices, and quality service in an environment that promotes the diversity, growth and education of our students, staff, faculty and guest. The University of Nebraska-Lincoln seeks to attract and retain a high performing and diverse workforce in which employees' differences are respected and valued to better meet the varying needs of the diverse populations we serve. The university fosters a diverse and inclusive work environment that promotes collaboration so that all individuals are able to participate and contribute to their full potential. As an EO/AA employer, qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, color, ethnicity, national origin, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, disability, age, genetic information, veteran status, marital status, and/or political affiliation. See: Minimum Required Qualifications: Associate's in Culinary or Food related and three (3) years of culinary/food service production experience in a high-volume commercial or non-commercial dining service operation required, equivalent education/experience considered. Ability to prepare food according to health and safety requirements; knowledge of safe food handling techniques and tools; knowledge of basic cooking techniques such as sautéing, broiling, frying and grilling, seasoning methods and portion control; and thorough understanding of the use of food service equipment. Must have a valid driver's license and meet University driver eligibility requirements. Preferred Qualifications: Bachelor's degree in a relevant food or culinary or hospitality or business field preferred. Experience with hands on production management in high -volume or non-commercial dining service operation with experience training / managing staff to implement/expand culinary skills. Experience with planning, preparation and service of special events/catered events beneficial. Food Handlers Certification preferred.Serve safe course certification or willingness to obtain certificate upon hire. HACCP training Posted Salary: $38,000/yr minimum Job Type: Full-Time

Lincoln, Nebraska

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