Food Service Administrator I- Center Court (12601)

Southern Illinois University Edwardsville

Edwardsville, IL

ID: 7085176
Posted: September 13, 2021
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description

Job Posting Description:
Illinois Residency Requirement: This position requires Illinois residency within 180 calendar days of the start date.

SIUE Dining Services is seeking candidates for a full-time, Food Service Administrator I position located in Center Court of the Morris University Center. SIUE offers various progressive dining venues, including a contemporary food court, table service restaurant, catering services, cafés, kiosks and convenience stores. Dining Services takes pride in achieving excellence and answering the demands of a growing university, while maintaining fiscal responsibility and integrity.

The Food Service Administrator I will supervise and assist with production and service for the assigned Food Service unit. The selected candidate will maintain sanitation quality and directives, provide training for employees, and evaluate job performance, providing proper feedback and evaluations. The Food Service Administrator I will also monitor customer service/relations by addressing, responding to and resolving customer needs, questions, and concerns. Additional duties include:
-Ordering and/or requisitioning food and supplies in accordance with established specifications;
-Taking monthly inventory and maintaining accurate records;
-Ensuring all cash handling and POS functions are performed in an accurate and consistent manner;
-Meeting with brokers/vendors periodically regarding new products and promotions;
-Periodically reviewing unit operations and making recommendations for improvements.

The Food Service Administrator I may be assigned additional duties in support of the department’s mission and goals.

The shift times and work days for this position will vary based on department need. Shifts may include days, evening, and weekend hours. Applicants need to be able to work shifts as needed.
This position is a current civil service vacancy at Southern Illinois University Edwardsville and will close to applicants at end of business day, 11:59 pm CST, on the posting end date. SIUE offers an exceptional array of benefits to all full-time and part-time (50% or more) employees including medical, dental and life insurance; tuition waivers; financial savings plans; vacation and sick leave; and pension plan as part of a total compensation package to eligible employees.

Southern Illinois University Edwardsville nurtures an open, respectful, and welcoming climate that facilitates learning and work. SIUE is committed to education that explores the historic significance of diversity in order to understand the present and to better enable our community to engage the future. Integral to this commitment, Southern Illinois University Edwardsville strives for a student body and a workforce that is both diverse and inclusive. For more on our Statement of Diversity, visit:

Our Cougar Commitment: Fall 2021

During the COVID-19 pandemic, Southern Illinois University Edwardsville is focused on preserving the health and safety of our community while serving our students with excellence. We want our community to thrive, our institution to remain open, and our students, faculty, and staff to remain healthy. Face masks are required for everyone indoors with some limited exceptions. Plexiglass shields, socially distanced lines, increased cleaning protocols, decreased capacity numbers, and free on-site testing is offered to all staff and students. We continually monitor surrounding conditions as well as CDC and IDPH guidance. While vaccines are not required on campus, we strongly recommend faculty and staff get a COVID-19 vaccine to protect themselves, their loved ones, and our community. SIUE faculty, staff, and students that are not fully vaccinated are required to participate in weekly COVID-19 screening testing provided free of charge.


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