Caters is currently recruiting for Dining Experience Associates in various RISD Dining locations.
We are a self-operating dining department with a dedication to exceptional hospitality, supporting local farms through seasonally inspired menus, and utilizing the strengths of our staff to provide the absolute best in culinary artistry to our greater community.
The Dining Experience Associate serves customers in a professional and courteous manner. Works independently and efficiently to set up (open) and break down (close) various campus locations according to the venues specific requirements. Flexibility to work at various locations on campus as directed by supervisor in order to meet department wide needs. Reconciles daily cash receipts and transactions with credit/debit cards. Ensures the cleanliness of assigned location.
Our department operates with a focus on mutual respect and a passion for what we do in a supportive and inclusive workplace. We offer RIPTA transportation to and from work, a meal at every shift, and a competitive benefits package. We are open to training applicants who demonstrate the initiative and interest required for success in our dynamic team environment.
Job Qualifications Required:
High school diploma or equivalent combination of education and experience is required. One to three years of progressively responsible experience, in restaurant, college or café-style food service is preferred. Attention to detail. Prior cash handling experience required.
Job Qualifications Preferred:
Rhode Island sanitation/ServSafe certification is preferred.
Employment Type: Part-Time
Department: D&CS Admin
Internal Number: 2084
About Rhode Island School of Design
Rhode Island School of Design (RISD), founded in 1877, is a fine arts and design college located in Providence, Rhode Island. Enrolling about 2000 undergraduates and 400 graduate students from across the United States and 55 other countries, RISD offers 16 undergraduate majors and 16 graduate majors, and is ranked annually by U.S. News & World Report as one of the top art and design schools in the United States. RISD’s rigorous education encourages creative experimentation and intellectual risk-taking, challenging students to question their approach to art making through critical thinking. There are over 90,000 works of art in the RISD Museum, which houses a collection of fine and decorative art objects. The first public galleries opened in 1893. The RISD Library is one of the oldest independent art college libraries in the country with more than 150,000 volumes and 380 periodical subscriptions which offer unusual depth and richness in the areas of architecture, art, design, and photography. The RISD campus is contiguous with the campus of Brown University and the two institutions share social, academic, and community resources.RISD recognizes diversity and inclusivity as fundament...al to its learning community and integral to an art and design education. We welcome candidates whose experience has prepared them to contribute to our commitment to diversity and excellence. RISD is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetics, or any other protected characteristic as established by law.