High School Student - Food Service (Multiple Positions)

Position Details

Position Information

Title High School Student - Food Service (Multiple Positions)
Department Student Concessions/So (8006)
Location Main Campus
Position Summary

The AZ Student Unions is seeking High School students to work on an "On Call or “As Needed” basis for positions located in Concessions at athletic events. This position is responsible for assisting with the service of food and is an hourly based position.

The Arizona Student Unions consist of both the Student Union Memorial Center (SUMC) and the Park Student Union, as well as Highland Market and a number of convenience stores and food stops around campus. In addition to campus dining services and catering, the Arizona Student Unions also run mall scheduling, concessions at athletic events, Fast Copy & Design, the Union Galleries, Games Room, the Gallagher Theatre, a Wells Fargo, and a Post Office Contract Unit.

The Student Union Memorial Center is one of the largest student unions in the United States. At a size of 405,000 square feet, SUMC contains everything students need – restaurants, retail spaces, lounges, study/meeting rooms, a computer lab, art gallery, and a movie theater. SUMC is often referred to as the “living room” of the University. With Student Engagement, dining services, retail services and more, we strive to provide a “home away from home” to balance the diverse educational, recreational, cultural and social needs of today’s student.

The University of Arizona has been listed by Forbes as one of America’s Best Employers in the United States and WorldatWork and the Arizona Department of Health Services have recognized us for our innovative work-life programs. For more information about working at the University of Arizona, please click here.

Duties & Responsibilities
  • Provides good customer service and hospitality including being courteous and friendly to all customers
  • Takes orders from customers
  • Actively solves problems whenever possible
  • Keeps work area clean and makes sure all food temperatures are correct and maintained
  • Follows all sanitary guidelines
  • Performs setup procedures for all unit and work stations
  • Restocks as needed
  • Cleans equipment as needed
  • Takes out the trash, cleans counters
  • Cleans unit meeting Health Department Standards
  • Other duties as assigned
Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities
Minimum Qualifications

Must be at least 16 years of age (needed to comply with regulations surrounding employment of minors)

Arizona Board of Regents Minimum Qualifications

No prior experience required.

Employment as High School Student – Food Service is limited to those individuals actively enrolled and attending a recognized high school or high school program OR those individuals who have just graduated from high school. High school graduates are only eligible to work for the period of time beginning with their graduation date through the date of the beginning of the next University of Arizona regular fall or spring academic session.

Preferred Qualifications
Full Time/Part Time Part Time
Number of Hours Worked per Week 4 -19 Hours
Job Category General
Benefits Eligible No
FLSA Non-Exempt
Posted Rate of Pay $10.50 Per Hour
Type of criminal background check required: Name-based criminal background check (non-security sensitive)

Posting Detail Information

Posting Number S24212
Number of Vacancies Multiple
Desired Start Date
Position End Date (if temporary)
Limited to Current UA Employees No
Contact Information for Candidates

Eduvigis Arvizu-Escobedo

Open Date 11/03/2017
Review Start Date 11/08/2017
Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Special Instructions to Applicant
Quick Link for Internal Postings http://uacareers.com/postings/23026
Diversity Statement

At the University of Arizona, we value our inclusive climate because we know that diversity in experiences and perspectives is vital to advancing innovation, critical thinking, solving complex problems, and creating an inclusive academic community. We translate these values into action by seeking individuals who have experience and expertise working with diverse students, colleagues and constituencies. Because we seek a workforce with a wide range of perspectives and experiences, we encourage diverse candidates to apply, including people of color, women, veterans, and individuals with disabilities. As an Employer of National Service, we also welcome alumni of AmeriCorps, Peace Corps, and other national service programs and others who will help us advance our Inclusive Excellence initiative aimed at creating a university that values student, staff and faculty engagement in addressing issues of diversity and inclusiveness.

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Where did you first learn about this position?
    • Arizona Daily Star
    • Arizona Republic
    • ArizonaDiversity.com
    • Careerbuilder.com
    • Chronicle of Higher Education
    • Department of Economic Security (DES)
    • Diverse Issues in Higher Education
    • HigherEdsJobs.com
    • Hispanic Outlook in Higher Education
    • Indeed.com
    • InsideHigherEd.com
    • Jobing.Com
    • LinkedIn
    • Local Job Banks
    • Pima County One-Stop
    • Professional Conference
    • Professional journal/publication
    • Referred by UA Employee
    • Invited by Dept to Apply
    • UA Website
    • Other
  2. * Employment as High School Student – Food Service is limited to those individuals actively enrolled and attending a recognized high school or high school program OR those individuals who have just graduated from high school. Do you meet this requirement?
    • Yes
    • No
  3. * Are you at least 16 years of age?
    • Yes
    • No

Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents
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