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Dining Services Shift Leader Pool

Virginia Tech
Blacksburg, VA Full-time
Posted on September 8, 2019

Job Description

These positions are not available to Virginia Tech students. VT students need to apply to the Dining Services “VT Student” Pool.

The Shift Leader pool opens/closes June 1, October 1 and February 1. You are responsible for reapplying as necessary to ensure your application is active.

Provides operational support and assists in the training and supervision of staff in a large, high volume food service facility. Responsibilities include supervision of employees across all shifts in the assigned work area, coordination of food production, recipe management, product movement, supervision, quality control, customer satisfaction, and effective maintenance of computerized support system. Uses commercial kitchen equipment, standard recipes and procedures in preparation of nutritious and attractive menu items and ensures safety and sanitation procedures are followed. Assist in inventories, stock rotation, receipt of goods, storage, and documentation. Ensures a high level of customer service and responds to complaints in a professional and timely manner.

Required Qualifications

Previous supervision experience in food service and knowledge of supervision principles; large high volume multi-menu food service production including following recipes and procedures; operating all general and commercial kitchen equipment. Knowledge of safe food handling practices and food sanitation; basic math, weights, and measurements. Ability to communicate; work in a team; and work quickly and efficiently

Preferred Qualifications

Knowledge of OSHA regulations; Demonstrated knowledge and experience using computers including Windows, Microsoft Office including Word, Excel, Outlook, automated payroll, and automated food inventory systems. ServSafe certification and HACCP certification.

Pay Band

Pay Band 2

Salary Information

Starting Salary is $28,600/year



Additional Information

Work Schedule: Varied to include nights, weekends, some holidays and as needed for high customer service.

Essential Personnel Position

The successful Candidate will be required to have a criminal conviction check

About Virginia Tech

Virginia Tech is a public land-grant university, committed to teaching and learning, research, and outreach to the Commonwealth of Virginia, the nation, and the world. Building on its motto of Ut Prosim (that I may serve), Virginia Tech is dedicated to InclusiveVT—serving in the spirit of community, diversity, and excellence. We seek candidates who adopt and practice the Principles of Community, which are fundamental to our on-going efforts to increase access and inclusion, and to create a community that nurtures learning and growth for all of its members. Virginia Tech actively seeks a broad spectrum of candidates to join our community in preparing leaders for the world.

Virginia Tech does not discriminate against employees, students, or applicants on the basis of age, color, disability, sex (including pregnancy), gender, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, national origin, political affiliation, race, religion, sexual orientation, or veteran status, or otherwise discriminate against employees or applicants who inquire about, discuss, or disclose their compensation or the compensation of other employees or applicants, or on any other basis protected by law.

If you are an individual with a disability and desire accommodation please contact the hiring department.

Student Affairs at Virginia Tech enhances the student experience by fostering an inclusive, innovative, caring, and learning-centered environment. Staff are actively engaged in the lives of students, and are committed to providing outstanding programs and services that enhance student development and enrich the quality of campus life. As such, staff strive to engage every student in the Division’s five Aspirations for Student Learning, which include: creating a community that commits to unwavering curiosity, pursues self-understanding and integrity, practices civility, prepares others for a life of courageous leadership, and embraces the University’s motto Ut Prosim as a way of life.