Iowa City, Iowa

University Housing & Dining is seeking a Cook I to join the team at Catlett Market Place. Under direct supervision, this position will perform general cooking duties using standardized recipes and instructions as needed within Catlett Market Place. Will also perform other related preparation and sanitization duties as required. Schedule: Work hours are predominately 12:30PM - 9:00PM. May work other 8 hours shifts between 6:00AM - 9:30PM. Work schedule is predominately Monday through Friday. Seasonal weekend work is an expectation of this position. Work schedule is based upon current departmental need. Work schedule is subject to change. University Dining's goal at Iowa is to provide wholesome, healthy, and tasty foods prepared daily to meet the dietary and nutritional needs of our students. Our staff is committed to providing sustainable products and services that protect our natural resources. When possible, we purchase locally grown and sustainable foods from our vendors. Our dining areas are vibrant, dynamic places to work and to eat. About the Division of Student Life: The Division of Student Life is comprised of staff that embrace new ideas and thoughts, works together to keep our students safe, and provides them with life-changing experiences. The Division of Student Life includes 15 departments that span from Recreation Services to the office of Leadership, Service and Civic Engagement and everything in between. We believe in working together as one team to achieve our mission: fostering student success by creating and promoting inclusive educationally purposeful services and activities within and beyond the classroom. One of our division priorities is to advance UI's goals to recruit and retain U.S. racial/ethnic minority (URM) staff and students. Qualifications: Minimum Eligibility Requirements: Ability to read, write and follow instructions. Desirable Qualifications: One year work experience in a customer service role. Experience working in a diverse work environment. One year cooking experience in an operation required to have and maintain a food service license. Ability to take the ServSafe course and successfully pass the ServSafe test requirements within one year of hire. Interest in and the ability to learn basic computer and keyboarding skills; including the ability to access and draft email correspondence, and the ability to manage electronic time accruals and personal absence requests. Previous experience is highly desired. Application Details: Applicants may upload a resume and cover letter and mark them as a "Relevant File" to the submission. Job openings are posted for a minimum of 10 calendar days and may be removed from posting and filled any time after the original posting period has ended. Successful candidates will be subject to a criminal background check. Up to 5 professional references will be requested at a later step in the recruitment process.For questions, contact Esther Kalonji at 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.

Iowa City, Iowa

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