Food Service Worker

California, United States
31 Jan 2019
End of advertisement period
31 Mar 2019
Contract Type
Full Time


  • Flexibility with work assignments.
  • Compliance with safety and sanitation standards and work rules.
  • Regular and consistent attendance.
  • Ability to work as a team member on diverse workforce.
  • Respectful and professional behavior.
  • Knowledge of proper safety and sanitation principles when operating equipment and using cleaning supplies.
  • Flexibility with work assignments.
  • Able to stand most of the work day.
  • Must be able to lift heavy objects occasionally up to 50 pounds.
  • Must be able to communicate effectively with co-workers, manager and customers.
  • Must be able to read cautionary labels on cleaning products.•Must be able to work in hot temperatures, seasonal environment, with daily exposure to hot water.
  • Prior kitchen experience or basic knowledge of food preparation techniques desired.

English Proficiency Requirements:

Must have the ability to understand and communicate in English with adequate proficiency to follow directions from supervisor, read and understand safety guidelines and directions to prevent accidents or injuries from occurring, and communicate effectively with customers (staff, visitors, students) by listening and speaking clearly to them.

Physical Requirements:

Ability to stand for prolonged periods, reach, lift, bend, kneel, stoop, climb, push and pull items. Physical agility critical to perform essential job functions. Lift up to 25-50 pounds must have manual dexterity. Ability to work around hot equipment (stoves, grills, ovens).

Working Conditions and Frequency of Occurrence:

  • Extreme Temperature Changes: 10%-30%)
  • Walking : (30%-60%)
  • Standing: (50%-80%)                                                                         
  • Sitting (10%-20%)
  • Bending: (10%-50%)
  • Squatting;  (10%-20%)
  • Hand and Finger Dexterity; (10%-40%)
  • Reaching: (10%-50%)
  • Climbing: (10%-20%)
  • Noise: (90%-100%)

Lifting, Carrying, Pushing, Pulling

  • Up to 10 Pounds:(30%-60%)
  • Up to 25 Pounds: (20%-50%)
  • Up to 50 Pounds: (10%-20%)
  • Over 50 Pounds:(5%-10%)

Consistent with its obligations under the law, the University will provide reasonable accommodation to any employee with a disability who requires accommodation to perform the essential functions of the job." 

Job Code: 7285
Grade: A60