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Dining Service Attendant- Part Time

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Posting Details


Posting Number S01758P


Working Title Dining Service Attendant- Part Time
Posting Category Staff
Position Number PT0001
Assigned Organizational Area University
FLSA Nonexempt
Benefit Status No Benefits
Pay Grade 1
Months Per Year 9
Hours Per Year 999
If Temporary, Date of Expiration
Proposed Start Date 03/19/2018


Department Marycrest Dining Rooms - 7260
Advertised Location UD Main



Performs a variety of duties related to food service and sanitation including: greeting and serving customers, stocking counters and steam tables, preparing and replenishing beverages, washing and storing properly all dishes, trays, eating utensils, cups, pots and pans. Maintains work station, other food service areas and equipment to meet cleanliness and food safety standards.

Position Summary Information

The University of Dayton, founded in 1850 by the Society of Mary, is a top ten Catholic research university. The University seeks outstanding, diverse faculty and staff who value its mission and share its commitment to academic excellence in teaching, research and artistic creativity, the development of the whole person, and leadership and service in the local and global community.

To attain its Catholic and Marianist mission, the University is committed to the principles of diversity, inclusion and affirmative action and to equal opportunity policies and practices. As an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer we will not discriminate against minorities, females, protected veterans, individuals with disabilities, or on the basis of sexual orientation or gender identity.

Minimum Qualifications

*Must have a High School diploma or GED.
*Must be able to read, write and communicate effectively in English.
*Must be able to exert well- paced mobility for periods of up to four (4) hours.
*Must have the ability to lift equipment and supplies up to 40 pounds in weight.
*Must be able to walk, bend, stoop, and use finger dexterity for periods up to four (4) hours at a time.
*Must be able to stand for up to four (4) hours at a time.
*Must be able to listen attentively and comprehend verbal instructions in English.
*Must be able to visibly differentiate colors.
*Must be able to work when exposed to wet floors, temperature extremes and loud noise.
*Must be able to work independently with the appropriate amount of supervision.

Preferred Qualifications

*Six months in food service.
*Demonstrates a professional demeanor.
*Successful experience assisting customers
*Experience working with students and a diverse multi-cultural staff and customers

Work Hours

Shift varies according to operational needs. Up to 20 hours per week. Shifts may include day, evening and weekend hours. Must be able to work some holidays.

Number of Positions Available 20
Proposed Posting Date 02/21/2018
Application Review Date
Proposed Closing Date
Open until filled? Yes
Special Instructions to Applicants
Preferred Multicultural Experience

Demonstrated and successful experience working with people from diverse backgrounds. Knowledge of and sensitivity to a Catholic Marianist work environment.

Posting Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. Do you have a High School diploma or equivalent?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Are you able to effectively communicate (written and spoken) in English and listen attentively to customers, supervisors and other employees?
    • Yes
    • No
  3. * Are you able to tolerate conditions such as wet floors, extreme temperature and loud noises and are you able to physically perform the positions duties including but not limited to ability to bend, stoop, stretch, reach, push, pull and lift equipment, food supplies up to 40 pounds in weight on a regular and continuing basis; able to stand up to 4 hours at a time; possess finger dexterity to use small tools proficiently and have hand/finger/eye coordination?
    • Yes
    • No
  4. Are you able to exert well-paced mobility for periods of up to four(4) hours?
    • Yes
    • No
  5. Are you able to visually differentiate colors?
    • Yes
    • No
  6. Do you have a minimum of six (6) months in a food preparation position? If yes, where?

    (Open Ended Question)

  7. How did you hear about this position?

    (Open Ended Question)

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
Optional Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter