Atrium Food Court Manager
Position Number: 00041448
Primary Function of Organization Unit: NC State Dining is a department within the Campus Enterprises Division. NC State Dining provides campus wide food service to students, staff, and faculty and the corporate partners on centennial campus. NC State Dining operates 14 dining areas, 7 convenience stores, campus concessions, a nutritional counseling service and catering department. Campus Enterprises is NC State's lead division of retail and hospitality organizations ; NC State Dining, NC State Stores, Trademark Licensing, Lonnie Poole Golf Course, NC State Student Centers (Witherspoon and Talley), and the Wolfpack One Card Services. Each unit shares a common goal: deliver quality and efficient services with dedicated financial support for student activity and scholarships.
Essential Job Duties: This position is responsible for oversight and daily management of the Atrium Food Court. The Food Court consists of multiple high volume retail food service operations including the following locations; Chick-fil-A, Brickyard Pizza and Pasta, Zen Blossom, Delirious, Wolfpack to Go, and Smoothie U. This complex mix of venues provides customers with almost anything they would like to eat or drink. Management will be achieved by a team of food service supervisors reporting directly to this position. The person in this position must be committed philosophically and operationally to delivering high quality services in an efficient manner, while being sensitive to the service needs of NC State University. This position is responsible for the design and execution of strategies for the food service unit. This position must be an entrepreneurial manager and change agent who is dedicated to supporting the ongoing development of NC State University's Dining department and its culinary services. Work closely with the Atrium Chef on menu development and make adjustments to the menu when necessary. Position reports to the Food Service Director of Retail Dining.
Department Required Skills: Demonstrated experience successfully managing a food service operation. Supervisory experience, and knowledge of positive coaching techniques. Maintain a sanitation rating of 95 or above. Proficiency with MS Office suite and ability to learn new software, specifically food service purchasing system. Flexibility in work schedule to include evenings, nights and weekends. Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds occasionally with or without reasonable accommodation. Stand for long periods of time. Requires bending, twisting, pulling and pushing. Because of the nature of a food service operations and working in a kitchen, you must be able to work in extremely hot and cold conditions.
Preferred Experience, Skills, Training/Education: Bachelor's Degree in Hospitality Management, Culinary Arts, Nutrition or related discipline and three years of food management experience; or Associate's degree in a related discipline and five years of food management experience; or an equivalent combination of training and experience. All degrees must be received from appropriately accredited institutions. Some positions may require registration by the Commission on Dietetic Registration.
Necessary Licenses and Certifications: Serve Safe sanitation certificate or ability to obtain within 60 days of hire
AA/EOE: NC State University is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, gender identity, age, sexual orientation, genetic information, status as an individual with a disability, or status as a protected veteran.
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