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Barista/Cash Operations Food Service Associate

at Bowdoin College in Brunswick, Maine, United States

Job Description

Barista/Cash Operations Food Service Associate

Posting Number S00846JP Department Dining Service – Smith Union Job Summary

Performs a variety of duties such as: taking food and drink orders from customers, operating computerized cash registers, preparing espresso and other made to order drinks, as well as, various food production duties according to established procedures. Performs various cleaning tasks.

Education/Skills Requirements

High school diploma or GED equivalent required. Applicants must be able to perform simple math calculations; follow written directions; and possess good interpersonal and customer service skills. Applicants must possess demonstrated reliability and ability to work quickly and efficiently, must be able to work independently within a team atmosphere, and must demonstrate good personal hygiene practices.

Experience Requirements and/or Equivalents

Experience with computers and/or computerized cash register systems in food service is highly desirable, as is a background in customer service. Willingness and ability to be quickly trained is essential. NIFI certification preferred, or must be obtained within one year of employment.

Standard Work Days and Hours

Primarily daytime shifts including occasional overtime, weekends, holidays and during weather emergencies. Required to work for major college events and weekends.

About Bowdoin

Bowdoin embraces diversity in all forms, and the College is home to talented students, faculty and staff-with a variety of racial, ethnic, cultural, and socioeconomic backgrounds; religious beliefs; and gender identities, among other factors.

We encourage applications from candidates committed to the support of an inclusive campus community and those who will enrich and contribute to the College’s multifaceted diversity. We value a community in which individuals of all backgrounds are warmly welcomed and encouraged to succeed.

Founded in 1794, Bowdoin has maintained its commitment to the liberal arts for well over 200 years. Bowdoin’s reputation as a preeminent liberal arts college rests on the excellence of its faculty, students, and staff; intimate size; strong sense of community; and connections to the people, history, and natural beauty of Maine.

Bowdoin’s campus is situated in a beautiful natural setting. Located in Brunswick, Maine, a town of approximately 20,000, the College is a short drive from the Maine coast, twenty-five miles from Portland and 120 miles from Boston.

Shift First Shift Employment Category Full Time Academic Year FTE 0.73 Benefits Eligible Yes Pay Type Hourly Background Check Package Requirements Support Staff Is driving a vehicle (e.g. Bowdoin vehicle or off road vehicle, rental car, personal car) an essential function of this job? No Is a pre-placement physical required for this position? Yes Posting Date 10/28/2021 Applications Accepted Until Open Until Filled Yes Type of Posting Internal/External Special Instructions to Applicants EEO Information

Bowdoin College complies with applicable provisions of federal and state laws that prohibit unlawful discrimination in employment, admission, or access to its educational or extracurricular programs, activities, or facilities based on race, color, ethnicity, ancestry and national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, age, marital status, place of birth, genetic predisposition, veteran status, or against qualified individuals with physical or mental disabilities on the basis of disability, or any other legally protected statuses.

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Job Posting: JC196224216

Posted On: Oct 30, 2021

Updated On: Dec 04, 2021