Dining Services Attendant, Senior (Starbucks) (Multiple Positions)

Position Details

Position Information

Title Dining Services Attendant, Senior (Starbucks) (Multiple Positions)
Department Student Food Service (8009)
Location Main Campus
Position Summary

The AZ Student Unions is looking for a full-time Dining Services Attendant, Senior to join our Starbucks team. This position will be located at one of our two Starbucks locations on campus: the Main Bookstore location or the Main Library location. As a Dining Services Attendant, Senior you will be expected to manage and direct a team of employees to create classic and unique Starbucks items while ensuring a safe and encouraging workplace. This will include scheduling, training, and mentoring of staff.

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.

Outstanding UA benefits include health, dental, and vision insurance plans; life insurance and disability programs; paid vacation, sick leave, and holidays; UA/ASU/NAU tuition reduction for the employee and qualified family members; state retirement plan; access to UA recreation and cultural activities; and more!

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
  • Responsible for the smooth operation of the unit including food production, staffing, operations, budgets and labor
  • Schedules and assigns duties to employees to ensure coverage is maintained at all times
  • Works closely with staff to evaluate employee skills and provide training as needed
  • Conducts interviews and hires staff and students as needed to fill position openings
  • Ensures staff meets Starbucks and Student Unions policies and procedures
  • Assists with inventory and receives, documents and stocks items received in unit
  • Performs other duties as assigned
  • Has knowledge of and actively monitors labor cost and food cost budget
  • Monitors and enforces sanitation principles to ensure they are maintained at all times
  • Any other duties as assigned by Manager

Physical Requirements:

  • Frequently reaches, bends, stoops, lifts, shakes, stirs, pours, carries and pushes
  • Ability to lift a minimum of 30 pounds
Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities
  • Knowledge of food service operations including sanitation standards and food preparation
  • Working knowledge of food service equipment
  • Skill in following oral and written communication
Minimum Qualifications
  • Demonstrated experience in a supervisory role
  • Ability to communicate effectively using verbal, written and electronic communications
Arizona Board of Regents Minimum Qualifications

One year of experience in food service operation; OR, any equivalent combination of experience, training, and/or education.

Preferred Qualifications
  • Experience operating commercial food service equipment
  • Previous experience working in a Starbucks location
Full Time/Part Time Full Time
Number of Hours Worked per Week 40
Job Category General
Benefits Eligible Yes - Full Benefits
FLSA Non-Exempt
Posted Rate of Pay $11.50 Per Hour
Type of criminal background check required: Name-based criminal background check (non-security sensitive)

Posting Detail Information

Posting Number S24498
Number of Vacancies Multiple
Desired Start Date
Position End Date (if temporary)
Limited to Current UA Employees No
Contact Information for Candidates

Judy Harrison

Open Date 01/31/2018
Review Start Date 02/05/2018
Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Special Instructions to Applicant
Quick Link for Internal Postings http://uacareers.com/postings/26220
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. * Do you have at least one year of experience in food service operations; OR, any equivalent combination of experience, training and/or education?
    • Yes
    • No
  3. * Briefly describe your knowledge of food service operations including sanitation standards and food preparation.

    (Open Ended Question)

  4. * Briefly describe your experience with food service equipment, such as steamers, slicers and fryers.

    (Open Ended Question)

  5. * Do you have prior supervisory experience?
    • Yes
    • No

Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Resume
Optional Documents