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Food Service Worker



Open Date 08/28/2017
Requisition Number PRN07233N
Job Title Food Service Worker
Working Title Starbucks Barista
Job Grade A
FLSA Code Nonexempt
Patient Care Job Code?
Type Non Benefited Staff / Student
Temporary? No
Standard Hours per Week M-F, 15-20 hours a week
Full Time or Part Time? Part Time
Shift Variable
Work Schedule Summary

M-F 15-20 hours a week, alternating weekends. Must be available Thursday mornings.

Is this a work study job? No
VP Area President
Department 00435 - University Campus Store
Location Campus
City Salt Lake City, UT
Type of Recruitment External Posting
Pay Rate Range $9.00/h
Close Date <br /><br /><strong>NOTE:</strong> May close at anytime. 09/28/2017
Job Summary

This position contributes to the Starbucks and Campus Store success by providing legendary customer service to all customers. This job creates the Starbucks Experience for our customers by providing customers with prompt service, quality beverages and products, and maintaining a clean and comfortable store environment. Models and acts in accordance with Starbucks and the Campus Store guiding principles.

In addition to working in a fun atmosphere benefits of employment include employee discount*, free textbooks*, student scholarships, flexible schedule and opportunities for advancement.

*some restrictions apply


Key responsibilities include:
• Display a customer first attitude.
• Anticipates customer and store needs by constantly evaluating environment and customers for cues. Communicates information to manager so that the team can respond as necessary.
• Contributes to positive team environment by recognizing alarms or changes in morale and performance and communicating them to the store manager.
• Follow Starbucks and Campus Store operational policies and procedures, including those for cash handling and safety and security to ensure the safety of all partners during each shift.
• Provides quality beverages, whole beans, and food products consistently for all customers by adhering to all recipe and presentation standards

Minimum Qualifications

Current Food Handler’s Permit within one month of employment; must be able to read, write, and follow verbal instructions in English; and a commitment to providing excellence in service required. Six months food handlers’ experience is preferred.


Skills for this position include:
• The ability to work quickly and accurately in a fast paced environment
• Able to work independently when necessary
• Highly motivated with consistent work ethic
• Previous knowledge of Starbucks operations
• Strong leadership skills.

Special Instructions Summary
Additional Information

The University of Utah is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and is committed to diversity in its workforce. In compliance with applicable federal and state laws, University of Utah policy of equal employment opportunity prohibits discrimination on the basis of race or ethnicity, religion, color, national origin, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, veteran’s status, status as a qualified person with a disability, or genetic information. Individuals from historically underrepresented groups, such as minorities, women, qualified persons with disabilities, and protected veterans are strongly encouraged to apply. Veterans’ preference is extended to applicants, consistent with University policy and Utah state law. To inquire about this posting, email: or call 801-581-2300. Reasonable accommodations in the application process will be provided to qualified individuals with disabilities. To request an accommodation or for further information about University AA/EO policies, please contact the Office of Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action, 201 S. Presidents Cr., Rm 135, (801) 581-8365 (V/TDD), email:

The University is a participating employer with Utah Retirement Systems (“URS”). Individuals who previously retired and are receiving monthly retirement benefits from URS must notify the Benefits Department upon hire. Please contact Utah Retirement Systems at (801) 366-7770 or (800) 695-4877 or the University’s Benefits Department at (801) 581-7447.

This position may require the successful completion of a criminal background check and/or drug screen.

Posting Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Are you a current University of Utah student?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * How many months/years of food handling/concessions related work experience do you have?
    • None
    • Less than 6 months
    • 6 months or more, but less than 1 year
    • 1 year or more, but less than 3 years
    • 3 years or more
  3. * How many months/years of barista experience do you have?
    • less than one year
    • more than one year, less than two years
    • more than two years, less than three years
    • three years or more
  4. * Do you have a current food service worker's permit?
    • Yes
    • No

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
Optional Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Resume
  3. Appropriate discharge document (such as a DD-214 – Member Copy 4) – Veteran Only – Call 801.581.2169
  4. Addendum to the University of Utah - Veteran Only - Call 801.581.2169 after submission