Promotional priority for Teamster employees runs from 7/22/2020 through 7/29/2020
POSITION: Three full-time, 10-month positions at $16.96/hr. starting August 17th, 2020 or as soon as possible thereafter. Days of week and hours of work will vary working some evenings and weekends. Successful candidate must be willing and able to work every fourth weekend. May supervise student workers. Responsible for providing large quantity food products for University employees, students, and the general public. This is a lead worker position that must be capable of operating a wide variety of equipment that produces both hot and cold food, organizing work groups to meet production standards and time lines.
Directs and participates in the timely preparation a wide variety of food items in large quantities, including special diet foods. Reprocesses already combined food to produce new food items. Uses independent judgment in the production of food and in the direction of work in the food preparation area; follows cost control procedures.
Prepares food products that are attractive to students and the general public; follows established food-handling procedures.
Prepares garnishes and presents upscale menu items for catered events such as special seafood, fancy hors d'oeuvres, prepare salad bar, and work grill station and specialty lines when needed; adjusts recipes to produce the proper quantity of finished food products.
Informs and directs other workers in proper portioning, slicing, plating, chilling, and refrigeration of raw or cooked foods.
Maintains clean and sanitary conditions in work area; cleans work areas to insure proper food sanitation and safety, including refrigerators, grills, stoves, steam cooking equipment, sinks, spills on the floor, etc.; directs workers procuring supplies from walk-in cooler, freezer, or storage areas.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Knowledge of food standards and preparation as obtained from at least two years of experience or education in the quantity production of food; must be able to work evenings and weekends; able to read, write, and interpret the English language; able to perform simple mathematics; able to move up to 50 pounds on an occasional basis; and stand for up to four hours at a time. Final job offer contingent upon complete background check and verification of authorization to work in the United States.
Internal Number: 336828
About University of Minnesota, Crookston
The University of Minnesota Crookston (UMN Crookston) is one of five campuses comprising the University of Minnesota system. UMN Crookston is a four-year public university with an enrollment of 1,800 students, approximately half on campus and half in online degrees. The student body is diverse and comes from over 40 states and over 30 countries. Thirty-four baccalaureate degrees are offered, 15 of which are also offered online. UMN Crookston proudly carries on a tradition of over a century of educational service to northwestern Minnesota, beginning in 1906 as a regional residential high school, changing to a two-year college in 1966 and to a four-year college in 1993. UMN Crookston is a small student-centered community of learning and scholars known for providing personal attention to every student. UMN Crookston makes a commitment to each individual student’s achievements and offers a hands-on approach and experiential learning that put students ahead of the competition. Integral to the university's statewide land-grant mission, UMN Crookston provides applied, career-oriented learning programs including internships and connects its teaching, research, and outreach to local, co...unty, and regional economic development agencies in support of the global economy. UMN Crookston delivers world?class University of Minnesota degrees in an affordable, close?knit campus setting where faculty and staff personally invest in the success of each student. UMN Crookston has been recognized for its quality programs by such organizations as U.S. News & World Report, which ranked the campus as #1 in the category Top Public Regional Colleges–Midwest for 2020. U.S. News has ranked UMN Crookston among the top four in this category for the past 23 consecutive years.