WOW Café Cook

Campus Dining

Department Mission: 

Sodexo Campus Dining at the University of Missouri-St. Louis is committed to providing outstanding on-campus dining. A dining experience is more than great food. It’s a community experience centered on culinary expertise, fresh ingredients, healthy options, and a shared sense of environmental and social responsibility.

Position Responsibilities:

  • Reads recipes and/or product directions.
  • Operates a variety of kitchen utensils for cooking, serving and storing.
  • Assists in the preparation of hot and/or cold foods, and properly stores food, utilizing knowledge of temperature requirements and spoilage.
  • Cleans and sanitizes workstations and equipment.
  • Sets up station
  • Provides general stocking duties in station
  • Serves and replenishes food from counters and steam tables (sometimes using a conveyor food belt), and breaks down stations at the end of meal periods.
  • Provides the highest quality of service to customers at all times.

Requirements:

  • Must be enrolled at UMSL during the period of employment.
  • Must be in good standing with the University.
  • Maintain a minimum cumulative grade point average of 2.5 before and during employment.
  • Must be available to work nights and weekends.
  • Ability to work in a standing position for long periods of time (up to 8 hours).
  • Ability to reach, bend, stoop, push and/or pull, and frequently lift up to 35 pounds and occasionally lift/move 40 pounds.

Compensation:

Hourly wage: $8.00 per hour

Hours of Operation:

WOW Café operates in the Nosh Food Court Monday through Thursday 10:15am-6pm and Friday 10am-2pm.

 Required Training Dates:

Beginning of spring semester