Seasonal 2-month Temp (15 positions) - Dining Services

Azusa Pacific University

Azusa Pacific University is a comprehensive, evangelical, Christian university located 26 miles northeast of Los Angeles, California. A leader in the Council for Christian Colleges & Universities, APU is committed to excellence in higher education. Offering over 80 bachelors, masters and doctoral programs on campus, online, and at seven regional centers across Southern California, APU has been recognized as one of U.S.News & World Report's Best Colleges for seven years running. The university provides outstanding opportunities for staff in advancement, professional growth, and Christian ministry. APU seeks staff who model excellence in their discipline and have a clear and compelling understanding of their faith and Christian commitment.

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The hospitality temporary pool exists to provide additional support in a variety of different capacities on an as-needed basis within a number of different areas within Hospitality Services including but not limited to dining, kitchen, dish room, and office areas. The schedule and assignment length may vary, and individuals may be asked to work on short notice.

Required Education

  • High school graduate or equivalent

Required Experience

  • One to two years of previous experience in a hospitality service related position

Primary Duties/Essential Functions

Execute all customer service operations, ensuring all prepared products meet the department standards of quality and excellence. This position could include work in one of the many dining venues on campus, dish room, or department office. Essential job functions include, but are not limited to:

  • Provide service in a friendly and courteous manner.
  • May perform duties of dishwasher, basic food preparation, or pantry as assigned.
  • Attend staff meetings and training sessions as assigned. Keep entire work area clean and sanitary throughout shift.
  • Assist in the preparation and serving areas in sanitary and safe condition.
  • Clean work areas; maintain kitchen and serving areas in a sanitary and safe condition.
  • Prepare and assist in exposition cooking.
  • Control inventory to ensure proper dating, labeling and rotation in preparation process (i.e. walk-ins, reach-ins, and dry goods area).
  • Assist as needed on the service line
  • Operate appropriate kitchen machinery and equipment in a safe and sanitary manner.
  • Maintain high standards in food safety and HACCP regulations.
  • Read food service updates to keep current with the new product and techniques.
  • Responsible for daily electronic timekeeping as it applies to the scope of this position.
  • Regular, punctual attendance as required by the supervisor based on department needs.
  • Performs other duties as assigned by the supervisor.

Azusa Pacific University is a Christ-centered, multicultural community that values and seeks faculty and staff who are committed to diversity, work effectively with diverse populations, and engage others in ways that honor our rich cultural mosaic and biblical foundation.

You can learn more about APU by watching the stories of faculty, staff, and alumni as they carry out our mission here:

Azusa Pacific University will conduct a background check on all final candidates.

Review of applications will begin immediately, and the position will remain open until filled unless otherwise stated. Azusa Pacific University does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, disability, or status as a veteran in any of its policies, practices, or procedures. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.