Iowa State University Food Services Supervisor - 7075 in Ames, Iowa

Classification Information

University Title Food Services Supervisor - 7075

Pay Grade 108

Entry Hourly Rate 16.23

Job Category Merit

Posting Details

Posting Number 80122M

Position Title Food Services Supervisor

Advertised Employing Department ISU Dining

Work Unit Seasons Marketplace

Base of Employment E - Merit (paid monthly)

Appointment Type Merit Permanent

Pay Frequency Monthly

Proposed Start Date As soon as possible

Number of Months Employed Per Year 12

Full or Part Time Full-Time

Shift 1st

Work Schedule

Work Hours are a two week rotating schedule as follows: Week 1: Sunday 6:30 am – 3:30 pm, Monday OFF, Tuesday – Friday 5 am – 2 pm, Saturday OFF; Week 2: Sunday OFF, Monday – Wednesday 5 am – 2 pm, Thursday OFF, Friday 5 am – 2 pm, Saturday 6:30 am – 3:30 pm

Number of Hours per Week 40

Summary of Duties and Responsibilities

Iowa State University is seeking qualified applicants to serve as a Food Services Supervisor at Seasons Marketplace. This position participates in and supervises food ordering, production, service, sanitation, housekeeping and facilities maintenance. Participates in and assists with management of full-time and part-time employees, and student personnel activities and needs.

The duties of this position require a good understanding of inventory controls; the ability to use a computerized food production system; and knowledge of quality products, large quantity production, and institutional cooking equipment. The successful candidate will possess the ability to assist in development and coordination of recipes and menus; to provide excellent customer service to both internal and external customers; and to lift at least 50 pounds.

About Iowa State University and the Ames Community

Iowa State University is classified as a Carnegie Foundation Doctoral/Research University-Extensive, a member of the Association of American Universities (AAU), and ranked by U.S. News and World Report as one of the top public universities in the nation. More than 36,000 students are enrolled and are served by over 6,200 faculty and staff.

Iowa State University is a global and culturally diverse university committed to providing an inclusive, equitable, and diverse environment for both learning and employment. We know that diversity in experience and perspective is vital to advancing innovation, critical thinking, solving complex problems, and building an inclusive academic community. At Iowa State, we translate these values into action by seeking individuals who have experience working with diverse students, colleagues, and constituents. The university has an expectation that all employees will demonstrate a contribution to diversity and inclusion as embodied in Iowa State University’s Principles of Community.

Ames, Iowa is a progressive community of 60,000, located approximately 30 minutes north of Des Moines, and recently voted one of the best college towns in the nation.

Iowa State University is an equal opportunity employer committed to excellence through diversity and strongly encourages applications from all qualified applicants, including women, underrepresented populations, and veterans. ISU is responsive to the needs of dual career couples, is dedicated to work-life balance through an array of policies, and is an NSF ADVANCE institution.

All employees are expected to exhibit and convey good citizenship within the program, the department, college, university activities, collegial interactions, and maintain the highest standards of integrity and ethical behavior.

Required Qualifications

  1. High school graduation or equivalent and two years of directly related food distribution experience; or 2. Any equivalent combination of post high school education and experience providing a knowledge or background in institutional food services distribution.

Special Qualifications

Preferred Qualifications

Supervisory experience in food service.

Food service experience in large volume college, restaurant, or similar setting.

Experience ordering and conducting inventory of food and food products.

Cash handling experience.

Location (if other than Ames)

Additional Information

This is a non-organized position. It is excluded from coverage of the AFSCME Collective Bargaining Agreement. Work hours can include overtime on occasion which includes afternoon or evening hours, weekends, and/or holidays.

Department Contact Name Jason Fugere

Department Contact Phone

Department Contact Email

Department/Unit Website

Application Instructions

Apply for this position by clicking “Apply for this Job” and completing the Merit Application. Please be prepared to enter details about your education and work history.If you have questions regarding the application process, please email or call 515-294-4800 or Toll Free: 1-877-477-7485.

Guaranteed Consideration Date 07/05/2018

Pre-Employment Screening

All offers of employment, oral and written, are contingent upon the university’s verification of credentials and other information required by federal and state law, ISU policies/procedures, and may include the completion of a background check and/or a consumer credit check.

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EO Statement

Iowa State University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, marital status, disability, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against. Inquiries can be directed to the Office of Equal Opportunity, 3410 Beardshear Hall, 515 Morrill Road, 515 294-7612, email

Preferred Licensure(s)/Certification(s)

Preferred Licensure(s)/Certification(s)

ServSafe Certification