Equipment Operated: Including but not limited to steamers, steam kettles, roasting ovens, convection ovens, rotating ovens, deep fat fryers, broilers, grills, stoves, slicers, choppers, and normal hand utensils.
Supervision Exercised: Assistant cooks and student employees.
Knowledge: High school degree and equivalent. A minimum of two years of commercial cooking experience in a food service or production position, preferably on a college campus.
Skills: A thorough knowledge of the principles, techniques, terminology, and procedures of volume food production. Possess a valid California driver’s license and have an acceptable driving record.
Abilities: Ability to develop successful working relationships with customers and fellow employees. Ability to use common kitchen equipment effectively. Ability to repeatedly lift and carry at least 50 pounds. Become ServSafe certified within first year of service and maintain certification as required.
Regular full-time attendance is required. Successful candidate must pass a background check. Note, this is a 10-month position with summers and quarter breaks off unless work is available.
For a complete position description and to apply online please visit our website at www.calpolycorporationjobs.org. Cal Poly Corporation provides excellent benefits including medical, dental, vision, life insurance, retirement, paid sick leave/vacation and holidays.
Cal Poly Corporation is a non-profit organization which supports the California Polytechnic State University's educational mission and provides quality services, which complement the instructional program. It has more than 200 full-time employees and approximately 1,400 part-time student and intermittent employees. Cal Poly Corporation employees are involved in many areas on campus including administering a wide range of research grants, running commercial operations such food services and bookstore, administering funding for student enterprise aid-to-instruction programs, providing facilities and equipment, and serving as trustee for gifts to the University.
Cal Poly is a nationally ranked, four-year, comprehensive public university. Founded in 1901, the 6,000-acre campus is nestled in the foothills of San Luis Obispo. The university has a student enrollment exceeding 18,000 students and employs more than 2,000 faculty and staff members. Cal Poly is part of the 23-campus California State University system.
University families live in San Luis Obispo and nearby communities both on the coast and inland. San Luis Obispo, a city of ~45,500, is located twelve miles from the Pacific Ocean and midway between San Francisco and Los Angeles on California’s scenic central coast. Excellent recreational facilities are available, and the area has an outstanding climate, with an average daily maximum temperature of 62.2 in January, 77.0 in August, and an annual average of 70.2.
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