Purdue University Culinary Team Leader, Banquets (Level V) - West Lafayette - Purdue Memorial Union in West Lafayette, Indiana

Bring your culinary creativity to campus, and enjoy a work/life balance unique to the restaurant and chef profession. Enjoy 10 paid holidays per year (including Thanksgiving and the day after) that you can now spend with family! Our employees also take advantage of participating in retirement plans, competitive health insurance benefit programs, and tuition remission benefits for themselves and/or family members (just to name a few of the perks).As Culinary Team Leader, you will serve as worker in a food production, service or dish area. Assist supervisors in the continuous training of employees. Maintain service and product standards on a consistent basis. Assist supervisors in monitoring food costs, portion control and presentation. Prepare food, serve food, and set up serving area. Work independently as needed. Maintain effective communication with customers, employees and supervisors.Required:High school diploma/GED or equivalent combination of education and experience.An equivalent combination of culinary education and related food service experience will be considered.Two years of food service production experience.Stable work history or education history.Competencies for this position are work standards and productivity, communication, interpersonal and intercultural relations, decision making, and dependability.Ability to read and understand written and verbal instructions, perform basic math functions, lift and move up to 30 pounds, climb ladders and stand, walk, reach and stoop extensively.Knowledge of sanitation.Ability to meet daily deadlines.Ability to work effectively with individuals from different viewpoints and backgrounds utilizing.Preferred:Supervisory experience.Experience in a high volume, fast paced environment.Additional Information:This position requires the ability to work mornings, evenings, and weekends as it relates to Purdue Dining and Catering.Occasional overtime will be required based on business need.Purdue will not sponsor an employment related visa for this position.A background check will be required for employment in this position.ALL applicants must apply via Purdue's online recruitment system. No other applications/resumes will be accepted.FLSA: Non-Exempt (Eligible for Overtime).Retirement Eligibility: PERF/Non-exempt Defined Contribution Plan.Purdue University is an EOE/AA employer. All individuals, individuals, including minorities, women, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply.VEVRAA Federal ContractorRequest Priority Protected Veteran ReferralsEOE -Veteran /Disabled/Minority/AA/F/M/SO