Food Service Supervisor - University Housing (147765)

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Food Service Supervisor
University Housing-Dining Services
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

The University of Illinois is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer that recruits and hires qualified candidates without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability or veteran status. For more information, visit

Employees at this level perform supervisory duties in a food service operation. They work under general supervision from a designated supervisor. These vacancies may occur in departments across the Urbana-Champaign campus. A Food Service Supervisor typically:

  1. is in charge of a dining room
  2. trains and supervises dining room and kitchen employees
  3. assists in the planning of menus
  4. assists in food preparation
  5. supervises serving of food
  6. arranges work schedules
  7. assists in planning and serving banquets and special functions
  8. is responsible for the general appearance and operation of a dining room

Minimum Qualifications:
1. (A) high school graduation or equivalent


(B) two years of progressively responsible food service experience


(C) any combination of the above training and experience computed on the basis of two academic years of training equaling 12 months of work experience

For more information about this classification:

Food Service Supervisor positions are benefits-eligible civil service positions. Most positions are full-time (37.5 hours per week), 12 months per year. The minimum stating salary is $18.55 per hour.

Application Procedures:
To apply, submit a Civil Service application at and exam request form for Food Service Supervisor. Documents such as: college transcripts (unofficial are accepted), resumes, driver’s license, professional licenses, and certifications should be uploaded to the application by the time you submit an exam request, as these documents may be required for your exam.

Do not apply if you are a current employee working in this classification. Current employees may request to be added to the Transfer List.

Please monitor your email (including spam or junk mail) for testing and other correspondence from: [email protected] and [email protected].

For further information regarding application procedures Illinois Human Resources at 217-333-2137, [email protected].

The University of Illinois conducts criminal background checks on all job candidates upon acceptance of a contingent offer. Convictions are not a bar to employment. Other pre-employment assessments may be required, depending on the classification of Civil Service employment.

The University of Illinois System requires candidates selected for hire to disclose any documented finding of sexual misconduct or sexual harassment and to authorize inquiries to current and former employers regarding findings of sexual misconduct or sexual harassment. For more information, visit Policy on Consideration of Sexual Misconduct in Prior Employment

As a qualifying federal contractor, the University of Illinois System uses E-Verify to verify employment eligibility.

College Name or Administrative Unit:University Housing Category:7-Service Operations Title:Food Service Supervisor - University Housing (147765) Open Date:06/04/2021 Close Date:06/28/2021 Organization Name:Housing Division




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Job No:
Posted: 6/6/2021
Application Due: 6/28/2021
Work Type: Full Time