Production Assistant I
Title Production Assistant I Posting Number S00686JP Department Dining Service - Thorne Hall Job Summary
With guidance from Head Chef, Assistant Chef, and Cold Food Production Coordinator, prepare and serve food items, utilizing specialized skills, working both independently and within the cold food production area. Provide support and leadership to meet the goals of the cold food production area. May operate computerized board checking system and perform other cash transactions.
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Education: High school diploma or equivalent required.
Experience Requirements and/or Equivalents
Driver’s license preferred. Serve Safe certification required. Three years of institutional food service experience required. Demonstrated understanding of food preparation techniques and their application in institutional settings.
Standard Work Days and Hours
Varying shifts including frequent overtime, weekends, holidays and during weather emergencies. Required to work for major college events and weekends such as Parent’s Weekend, Commencement and Reunions
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.
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.
Shift Second 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 03/06/2020 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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