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Position Vacancy ID: 83122

General (Permissive) Transfer and Reinstatement Opportunites are available to all State classified civil service employees who have the ability to demote or reinstate into the stated vacancies. To determine eligibility for a position, please review OSER's Counterpart Pay Range Designations policy bulletin link below. You may also want to review other policy bulletins at OSER by using the OSER Bulletin link. Or, call or email the contact person on each vacancy listing.

Working Title:DCS CHEF UHSG
Schedule - Range:03-12

Title Specifications

Job Summary:Under general supervision is responsible for assisting the unit supervisor in leading and monitoring the work of classified, limited term and student workers in University Housing's Dining & Culinary Services. This position functions in this capacity in the a la carte food operations of University Housing's Dining & Culinary Services with continuous meal service from 7:00 a.m. to 1:00 a.m. daily. This position requires the leading and monitoring of the preparation and serving of a wide variety of food and beverage choices in multi-platform marketplace style dining operations.

This position's daily responsibilities will include but are not limited to, preparing menu items on site using approved recipes and proper timing of production to assure that products are fresh and of high quality, the monitoring and maintaining of an adequate inventory of products and supplies, assuring the display of products is attractive.

Requirements:A Criminal Background Check Will Be Conducted
English Proficiency Required - This position requires one or more of the following abilities: ability to speak, read, write, and/or understand verbal instructions in English

Permissive transfer applications are not currently being accepted; eligible applicants include only those who are applying through open recruitment or via WISCERS.

Successful completion of the ServSafe certification within the last 3 years or able to complete within 4 months of appointment.

Long periods of standing and walking and frequent lifting of objects weighing approximately 50 pounds; frequent pushing and pulling of carts or equipment weighing up to 200 pounds.

Must have a valid, unrestricted driver's license that meets UW Risk Management Standards.

University Housing is an essential services provider and all University Housing employees are part of this commitment to our residents and guests. University Housing is unique from many other state agencies and university departments because we cannot close as our services must be maintained at all times.

Primary schedule to be determined; schedule alterations as operations and position expectations demand.
Contact Name:KATIE SMART
Contact Phone:608-262-6111
Contact TTY Phone:608-262-6830
How To Apply:If You Are Interested In This Position, Please Call Or Email The Designated Contact Person For The Division Or Department.
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Job Location
 MADISON, WI 53706-1204

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