North Carolina

Food Service Assistant

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Classification Title Food Services Technician-ASU
Working Title Food Service Assistant
Location Boone, NC
Job Category 8
Position Number 039321
Department Cascades Cafe - 170440
Description of University Appalachian State University, in North Carolina’s Blue Ridge Mountains, prepares students to lead purposeful lives as global citizens who understand and engage their responsibilities in creating a sustainable future for all. The transformational Appalachian experience promotes a spirit of inclusion that brings people together in inspiring ways to acquire and create knowledge, to grow holistically, to act with passion and determination, and embrace diversity and difference. As one of 17 campuses in the University of North Carolina system, Appalachian enrolls about 19,000 students, has a low student-to-faculty ratio and offers more than 150 undergraduate and graduate majors.
Minimum Qualifications Experience in food preparation or service activities in a commercial kitchen; or an equivalent combination of training and experience. Special Note: This is a generalized representation of positions in this class and is not intended to reflect essential functions per ADA. Examples of competencies are typical of the majority of positions, but may not be applicable to all functions.
License/Certification Required
Essential Job Functions The Food Service Assistant supports Appalachian Food Services vision to provide above and beyond customer service and Hospitality. Duties of the position include: Prepares food according to Unit guidelines and industry best practice. Sets up serving lines before opening. Keeps line stocked and clean. Communicates with co-workers and Supervisors regarding any needs to support daily operations of the business. All ASU Food Service employees are required to work during home football games or any other special campus event as needed. Campus work location may vary depending on the event.
Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities Required for this Position Must have the ability to learn quickly and work in a fast-paced, high-volume food service establishment. Attention to detail skills as applied to food quality and presentation and a commitment to excellent customer service are required.
Preferred Qualifications Previous food service experience. ServSafe certification.
Type of Position Permanent Full-Time
Staff/Non-Faculty Staff/Non-Faculty
Appointment Type 1.0
Work Schedule/Hours Monday – Friday. 6:00 am – 3:00 pm. The summer schedule will vary and may require rotating weekends.
Number of Hours Per Week 40
Number of Months Per Year 12
Mandatory Staff Yes
Physical Demands of Position Standing for long periods of time in place. Bending, pushing, pulling. Lifting up to 50 pounds, with or without reasonable accommodation.
Overall Competency Level Contributing
Salary Grade Equivalency
Salary Range
Anticipated Hiring Range $31,200 ($15/hr)
Required Functional Competencies to Successfully Perform Job Duties. Technical Knowledge
Customer Service
Safety and Health Compliance
Interpersonal Skills
Pay will be commensurate with applicant competencies, budget, equity and market considerations. Posting Details Information Posting Date 09/10/2019
Closing Date 09/17/2019
Competency Level Statement Management will only consider applicants who meet the required competencies.
Special Instructions to Applicants Please list a minimum of 3 professional references in the application.
Search Chair Name Donna Merrell
Search Chair Email
Disability Accommodation Information Individuals with disabilities may request accommodations in the application process by contacting Maranda Maxey, Director & ADA/504 Coordinator, at 828-262-3056 or
Applicant Pool Preference External (Post on the Web)
Departmental Information AA/EEO Statement Appalachian State University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. The University does not discriminate in access to its educational programs and activities, or with respect to hiring or the terms and conditions of employment, on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, gender identity and expression, political affiliation, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information or sexual orientation.
Diversity and Inclusion at Appalachian Appalachian State University is committed to developing and allocating resources to the fundamental task of creating a diverse campus culture. We value diversity as the expression of human similarities and differences, as well as the importance of a living and learning environment conducive to knowledge, respect, acceptance, understanding and global awareness. Learn more at
Background Check Statement Any offer of employment to a successful candidate will be conditioned upon the University’s receipt of a satisfactory criminal background report.
Eligibility for Employment Proper documentation of identity and eligibility for employment will be required before the hiring process can be completed.
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