University of St. Thomas

Food Service Worker – Dining Services

The University of St. Thomas (UST), a private Catholic University committed to the liberal arts and the religious and intellectual tradition of Catholic higher education, located in Houston, Texas, near the vibrant central business district, Texas Medical Center, and museum district, is seeking a Food Service Worker.


The purpose of this position is to prepare and/or build food items while providing customer service and adhering to food safety, food handling, and sanitation procedures. Essential functions and responsibilities of the position may vary on business need.

Essential duties and Responsibilities:

Prepares and builds food items according to standardized recipes and directions.
Properly stores food adhering to food safety policies and procedures.
Sets up work stations including prep tables, service counters, hot wells, steam tables, etc.
Breaks down, cleans, and sanitizes work stations.
Serves food to customers while ensuring guest satisfaction and anticipating the customer’s needs.
Replenishes food items and ensure product is stocked to appropriate levels.
Maintains excellent customer service and positive attitude towards guest, customers, clients, co-workers, etc.
Adheres to University of St. Thomas safety policies and procedures including proper food safety and sanitation.
Keep the “register system” stocked with all necessary items.
Clean and organize the “customer isle” when necessary.
Ensures security of company assets
Perform other related duties as assigned by manager

High School Diploma or GED is required
Must have 2+ years of food service experience
Must have experience working in a Restaurant or Cafeteria environment
Demonstrates an understanding of basic sanitation procedures
Requires constant standing/walking
Requires frequent lifting, carrying, pushing, pulling of up to 10lbs.
Must be able to work flexible hours including evenings and weekends
The University of St. Thomas is an Equal Opportunity Employer

For more information, or to apply now, you must go to the website below. Please DO NOT email your resume to us as we only accept applications through our website.


About University of St. Thomas

Company Mission:

Our founding was inspired by Catholic intellectual tradition, a 2,000-year-old practice of uniting faith and reason to explore the world. As a Catholic university, we develop future leaders of all faiths looking to make a positive impact on the world. And, we are the only academic institution in Minnesota to be designated a “Changemaker Campus,” meaning social innovation, entrepreneurship and caring for the common good are built into everything we do. Our three campuses in St. Paul, downtown Minneapolis and Rome, Italy, offer unique learning and living opportunities.


Full time benefit eligible position including medical, dental, vision, life insurance, vacation, retirement 403b plan, and tuition remission