Purdue University Operations Manager- Pappy\'s - West Lafayette - Purdue Dining and Catering in West Lafayette, Indiana

As Operations Manager, you will hire, train and maintain personnel, and motivate employees to achieve maximum efficiency and effectiveness for quality food service to the customer as well as ensure compliance with all Federal and State laws and regulations. This role also has responsibility to maintain service and product standards, manage cost of food and cost of labor on a day-to-day basis and is responsible for the operating budget and marketing/business plan for the outlet. In addition, you will oversee keeping operating costs within the budget while maintaining quality and service standards, all while maintaining effective communication with customers, employees, supervisors and other department and University staff.Required:Bachelor's degree in hospitality management.In lieu of a degree, consideration will be given to an equivalent combination of related education and required work experience.Two years administrative food service experience.Competencies for this position are work standards, communication, interpersonal and intercultural relations, and decision making.Additional required competencies may include financial management, coaching and leading people, strategic thinking, and drive for results.Technical competencies in communication, financial management.Ability to walk and stand for extended periods of time and must be able to lift up to 50 pounds.Computer literacy with spreadsheet and word processing software.Ability to work effectively with individuals from different viewpoints and backgrounds.A valid US or Canadian driver's license.Preferred:ServSafe and HAACP Certificate. Additional Information:Hours for this position require a flexible schedule, including holidays and weekends.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: Exempt (Not Eligible for Overtime).Retirement Eligibility: Defined Contribution Waiting Period.Purdue University is an EOE/AA employer. All 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