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Apply now Department: 3670009200 Department of Housing & Dining
Job no: 504070
Work type: Staff Full Time (USS)
Location: Manhattan, Kansas
Categories: Dining / Hospitality
Pay Grade: 02A

About This Role:

Participates in food production for JP’s Sports Grill a retail restaurant serving the on-campus and Manhattan community. Under the direction of the Executive Chef, prepares food and coordinates food production using made-to-order cooking methods suitable for a restaurant environment.  Makes production assignments and provides on the job instruction for part-time staff. Regular work hours are 9:00 AM – 5:30 PM and will include frequent week-end shifts and occasional holiday shifts. Hours may vary depending upon operational needs. Days off will typically include Monday with a second rotating day.

Why Join Us:

JP's Sports Grill is the heart of Jardine Apartments, bringing residents and the Manhattan community together around a table filled with excellent food.  The Cook position offers a 40 hour week as well as an exceptional benefit package including health and dental insurance, paid time off, retirement plan, and tuitition assistance.  Information about benefits can be found at:  http://www.k-state.edu/hcs/benefits/

We Support Diversity and Inclusion:

Kansas State University embraces diversity and promotes inclusion in every sector of the institution. The university actively seeks individuals whose commitments and contributions will advance the University's dedication to the Principles of Community.

What You’ll Need to Succeed:

Minimum Requirements:

  • 1 year of experience in commercial/institutional cooking

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 1-3 years cooking experience in a restaurant setting
  • High school graduation/GED
  • Knowledge of “from scratch” batch food preparation
  • Commercial food equipment
  • Knowledge of food safety and sanitation
  • Ability to develop and maintain congenial work relationships with others

Other Requirements:

  • Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States at the time of employment
  • This position is considered essential during a Declaration of Inclement Weather.
  • Some week-end shifts are required.

How to Apply:

Please complete the on-line application form.

Screening of Applications Begins:

Immediately and continues until position is filled.

Salary Range/ Pay Rate:

$9.88-$14.32 per hour 

Equal Employment Opportunity:

Kansas State University is an Equal Opportunity Employer of individuals with disabilities and protected veterans and actively seeks diversity among its employees.

Background Screening Statement:

In connection with your application for employment, Kansas State University will procure a Background Screen on you as part of the process of considering your candidacy as an employee.

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