Dining Assistant (Pooled Position)
Job no: 493272
Work type: Part Time
This is a pooled position which means that a vacancy may not be available at this time. However, when a vacancy does become available, the hiring manager will review this pool and contact qualified applicants at that time.
Swarthmore College is a highly selective liberal arts college located in the suburbs of Philadelphia, whose mission combines academic rigor with social responsibility. Swarthmore has a strong institutional commitment to excellence through diversity in its educational program and employment practices. As one of the nation's finest institutions of higher learning, Swarthmore College offers more than 600 courses a year and more than 50 areas of study. Swarthmore's 425‐acre campus is a designated arboretum, complete with gardens, rolling lawns, a creek, wooded hills, and hiking trails in the Crum Woods adjacent to the campus.
The Department of Dining Services is currently accepting applications for the position of Dining Assistant. The Dining Assistant provides timely and reliable support for the food preparation and stocking and cleaning functions of Swarthmore's dining/cafeteria services. The Dining Assistant will ensure the availability of clean and sanitary supplies of dishes, glassware, trays and utensils throughout each meal period; maintain and sanitize the dish machine; ensure a clean and sanitary dining service facility; provide food items to food lines, salad bars, condiment bars, dessert areas, and grill areas throughout the meal period; and ensure that beverage stations are filled with product and glassware throughout the meal period. The Dining Assistant must interact well with customers, co-workers and supervisors as well as work effectively, both independently and as a team member.
The position requires occasional lifting of up to 50 pounds.
Qualified candidates must possess high school diploma or equivalent and 2 years experience in customer service, service or closely related field. Candidate must be able to follow written and verbal instruction.
Swarthmore actively seeks and welcomes applications from candidates with exceptional qualifications, particularly those with demonstrable commitments to a more inclusive society and world. Swarthmore College is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.
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