Employment Opportunities

Food Service Worker
Dining Services
Date Posted:
Closing Date:
Open Until filled


The Food Service Worker is responsible for food transport to the various food stations, set-up, execution, serving, customer service, breakdown, cleaning, taking and recording food temperatures, and overall food safety and sanitation procedures.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Provides the highest quality of service to customers at all times
  • Meet with the supervisor upon arrival to discuss shift set-up, and check out with supervisor before leaving to ensure duties are completed
  • Set up assigned area and maintains adequate supplies during shift
  • Constant cleaning, sweeping, mopping, etc. to ensure areas are always clean sanitized and disinfected
  • Replace glassware, dishes, silverware, and condiments as needed
  • You will check all food items for acceptability and appropriateness for diet order
  • Ensure all food items are held at the proper temperature
  • Will follow proper food handling techniques utilizing Hazard Analysis Critical Control Points (HACCP), ServeSafe, and facility policies and procedures;
  • Will neatly arrange and place hot and cold food items, appropriate condiments, desserts, beverages, and flatware in designated areas
  • Will report and discuss all system problems to immediate supervisor or manager
  • Perform “other” job related duties as assigned by management to achieve the established goals of the unit and campus community


  • Must be willing to work nights, weekends, and some Holidays
  • Must be a team player, and have willingness to assist others whenever needed
  • Excellent internal and external customer service skills
  • Ability to perform both written and verbal communication
  • Understand overall food safety, sanitation, and HACCP procedures

How to Apply

Please submit a cover letter, resume, and a completed Application for Educational Support Staff Employment either via email atHROffice@hamptonu.eduor fax to (757) 727-5969:

Office of Human Resources

Hampton University

Hampton, VA 23668

**No phone calls

**Incomplete applications will not be considered

**As a condition of employment, Hampton University requires all employees to be vaccinated against COVID-19 to include the COVID-19 booster, unless you submit and are approved for a medically contraindicated exemption or religious exemption.

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