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Student Kitchen Aide - North Village Cafe (Ongoing Pool of Applicants Spring Quarter 2018)

Job Description

Student Kitchen Aide - North Village Cafe (Ongoing Pool of Applicants Spring Quarter 2018)


To produce, under the direction of the North Village Cafe kitchen staff, menu items of high quality for students, staff, faculty, and guests of the university.

Educational Benefits:

  • Availability to earn money to assist with school expenses
  • Employees will learn to work in a professional environment, obtaining interpersonal skills
  • A basic foundation will be gained for those interested in pursuing a career in the hospitality industry.
  • This job will require the employee to practice English grammar through interaction with others.
  • This consistent personal interaction will also augment the employee?s knowledge of psychology and sociology.
  • The position?s standing requirements could aid general fitness and the student?s performance in physical education courses.
  • The use and conversion of measurements will strengthen the student?s skill in manipulating mathematical fractions.
Job Duties

(Essential Functions)

  • Assist in the production of menu items while observing health and sanitation guidelines as set forth by the Kittitas County Health Department
  • Prepare foods safely by using restaurant equipment properly. Equipment includes knives, ovens, fryers, grills, mixers, peelers, measuring cups, and can openers.
  • Stock, clean, provide excellent customer service, and set up and tear down work stations.
  • Interact with customers and coworkers in a professional manner
Minimum Qualifications


  • Must be punctual, courteous, reliable and responsible
  • Must keep an organized workspace
  • Ability to follow verbal and written instruction
  • Ability to read and understand weights and measurements
  • Must be eligible for student employment in the quarter in which you are working
  • Must be eligible for student employment in the quarter in which you are working.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience in a fast food or full service restaurant

Pay & Work Schedule

Pay: $11.50 per hour

Schedule/Hours: TBD

Working Conditions: Work is performed in a fast paced food preparation environment where there is typical stress associated with meeting service expectations and performing multiple tasks within established time standards. Worker must lift 50 pounds from shelf to cart and/or counter. Worker must stand for extended periods of time (2-8 hours). There is some exposure to hazardous equipment and products found in kitchen environments. Work will be performed around a variety of temperatures ranging from 0 degrees in a freezer to over 350 degrees around cooking equipment.

Benefits: You are eligible to accrue paid sick leave beginning January 1, 2018. This leave will accrue at one (1) hour of paid sick leave for every 40 hours you work

How To Apply

To apply for this position, you must complete the online application and attach the following:

  • Schedule of Availability;
  • Class Schedule

You must download a schedule of availability from our website and upload it with this application to be considered for employment.

This schedule of availability is at the bottom of the following web page:

  • Incomplete applications without required documents will not be considered.

For questions, please contact Dining Services on the second floor of the Student Union and Recreation Center.

Please contact Human Resources at or 509-963-1202 if you require technical assistance with the on-line application process.

Conditions of Employment

To be eligible to apply for this position, you must be registered for at least 6 credits at Central Washington University.

  • Prior to employment, final candidate(s) will be required to submit to a background check. All information obtained through background investigations will be strictly confidential and revealed only to those required to have access.
  • Obtain Food Handlers card
  • Attend Sexual Harassment/Workplace Discrimination training


Student Kitchen Aide - North Village Cafe (Ongoing Pool of Applicants Spring Quarter 2018)