Facilities/Grounds/Skilled Trades, Food
Appointment Type and Duration:
Review of Applications Begins
June 2, 2022; open until filled
Special Instructions to Applicants
Complete applications should include:
1. A current resume; and
2. Names and contact information for three professional
Living on campus adds tremendous value for students and the
University. Students who live on campus their first year have
higher grades, are retained at the University of Oregon at higher
rates, graduate at higher rates, and graduate more quickly.
University Housing, a department within the Division of Student
Services and Enrollment Management, is committed to support student
success by cultivating inclusive communities. Our goal is to
provide a robust living experience through accessible and
affordable state-of-the-art housing, dining, social and academic
programs for the entire student body to develop community leaders,
innovators, and change-makers who will enrich the future.
We value equity and inclusion, responsibility and integrity,
innovation and learning, and safety and security. University
Housing staff work hard to incorporate these values into daily work
and practices to ensure an excellent UO experience. University
Housing units include Business Services Operations, Dining
Services, Facilities Services, Promotions & Student
Recruitment, and Residence Life. University Housing is an $88
Million educational and business department that is a
self-sustaining, self-liquidating agency of the University
(receives no tuition or tax support for its operating
The Warehouse Worker works in the Central Warehouse areas and makes
deliveries between the residence halls that house 4,000+ students.
While providing this support, the position will interact with
faculty, management staff, classified staff and resident student
customers in a helpful and courteous manner. This position adheres
to the Service Standards set by Housing Food Services and sets the
example for other positions by exhibiting professional behavior,
creating a respectful and inclusive work environment.
On a daily basis, the Warehouse Worker drives a delivery truck,
forklift, and operates a hand truck. This person interacts with a
variety of people throughout the day and will provide exceptional
customer service. They will perform expected duties and use
equipment and supplies in a safe manner. They will follow
instructions and training from the supervisor, directions provided
on equipment and labels, and use accepted practices.
This position leads the work of student staff and reports to the
Assistant Director of Dining - Culinary Operations.
- It is a requirement of this position to qualify for and
maintain a UO driver's certification, which includes maintaining a
valid driver's license throughout employment in this
- Have, or ability to obtain a Lane County Food Handler's Card
within 2 weeks of employment.
- Slip resistant work boots with either steel or composite
protective toe are required to be worn during working
- Long pants are required to be worn during working hours (no
This is a full-time, 12-month position and shifts may include
AM/PM, weekends and holidays. The work schedule may vary.
Work conditions and physical demands are typical of those found in
the food service industry. These conditions may include slippery
floors, extreme temperatures, heavy lifting and standing for long
periods. Standing and walking on hard surfaces for long periods is
common for this position.
This position requires the employee to make every reasonable effort
to arrive at campus at their regularly scheduled times during
inclement weather and/or university closures unless otherwise
notified by their supervisor or manager. This includes times when
the university may be closed. Essential personnel must provide
reliable and current contact information at all times.
- Two years' experience in shipping, receiving, and/or warehouse
- Experience with use of common warehouse equipment (e.g. pallet
jack, hand truck, cargo van with lift gate, and miscellaneous power
- Ability to provide excellent customer service and maintain that
customer service during rush periods.
- Ability to prioritize duties.
- Ability to communicate effectively with individuals from
diverse backgrounds and cultures.
- Ability to maintain a safety-conscious workplace.
- Warehouse experience in a large, complex
- Loading dock experience serving tractor/trailer
- Possess basic computer skills and familiarity with related
computer software (email, shipping applications, etc.).
FLSA Exempt: No
All offers of employment are contingent upon successful
completion of a background inquiry.
This is a classified position represented by the SEIU Local 503,
Oregon Public Employees Union.
University of Oregon students and employees are required to be
fully vaccinated against COVID-19. For additional information see:
The University of Oregon is proud to offer a robust benefits
package to eligible employees, including health insurance,
retirement plans, and paid time off. For more information about
benefits, visit http://hr.uoregon.edu/careers/about-benefits.
The University of Oregon is an equal opportunity, affirmative
action institution committed to cultural diversity and compliance
with the ADA. The University encourages all qualified individuals
to apply, and does not discriminate on the basis of any protected
status, including veteran and disability status. The University is
committed to providing reasonable accommodations to applicants and
employees with disabilities. To request an accommodation in
connection with the application process, please contact us at
firstname.lastname@example.org or 541-346-5112.
UO prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, sex,
national or ethnic origin, age, religion, marital status,
disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity,
and gender expression in all programs, activities and employment
practices as required by Title IX, other applicable laws, and
policies. Retaliation is prohibited by UO policy. Questions may be
referred to the Title IX Coordinator, Office of Civil Rights
Compliance, or to the Office for Civil Rights. Contact information,
related policies, and complaint procedures are listed on the
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an annual report on campus security and fire safety programs and
services. The Annual Campus Security and Fire Safety Report is
available online at
To apply, visit https://careers.uoregon.edu/en-us/job/529537/warehouse-worker