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University of Washington
Seattle, WA Full-time
Posted on May 22, 2019
Req #: 165890
Job Location: UW Medical Center
Posting Date: 03/22/2019 
Closing Info: Open Until Filled 
Salary: $3,409 to $4,466 per month 
Shift: Evening Shift 

Join our award-winning team at University of Washington Medical Center (UWMC). Among the top dozen medical centers in the United States as rated by U.S. News & World Report "America's Best Hospitals", UWMC prides itself on compassionate patient care as well as its pioneering medical advances. UWMC is operated by the University of Washington (UW) and serves as a training site for UW’s School of Medicine. The University of Washington is proud to be one of the nation’s premier educational and research institutions. Our people are the most important asset in our pursuit of achieving excellence in education, research, and community service. Our staff not only enjoys outstanding benefits and professional growth opportunities, but also an environment noted for diversity, community involvement, intellectual excitement, artistic pursuits, and natural beauty.

Our Nutrition Service Department has an outstanding opportunity for a full-time, evening shift, food service supervisor! This individual will supervise food service employees in the preparation, production, service, cash sales, and maintenance activities at the Plaza Cafe.  Ensure sanitation standards in work area.  Actively contribute to team process, maintain cooperative work environment and work to improve quality of food and services provided to patient and cafe customers. 

  • With delegated authority, interviews and recommends selection of applicants, trains new employees, assigns and schedules work, acts upon leave requests, conducts annual performance evaluations and recommends disciplinary action
  • Coordinates the preparation and/or production and/or serving of food; inspects food for portion size, temperature and appearance
  • Monitors daily use of food, labor and supplies
  • Directs employees in maintenance of sanitation standards and corrects work procedures
  • Requests routine repairs and reports major repair needs
  • Performs the duties of Food Service Supervisor 1
  • Plans and orders
  • Drafts menus under direction
  • Determines the quantities of food to be ordered or to be prepared
  • Supervises employees involved in one or more phases of food operations
  • May act for the Manager in his/her absence
  • Oversee the cashiers 
  • Ensure daily cleaning tasks are being performed 
  • Approve or deny vacation requests
  • Answer customer concerns 
  • Ensure café is maintained cleaned and organized  
  • Performs related duties as required

    Associate Degree in food service management, nutritional care or related field;
    One year of food service supervisory experience;
    A Bachelor's Degree with major course work in restaurant or hotel management, or closely-related field;
    High School Diploma, or GED Certificate, with four years of experience in an industrial, commercial or institutional food service or patient tray service including one year as a lead, supervisor, or equivalent.

    This position provides opportunities to work in a fast-paced, challenging, diverse and rewarding environment. As an employee you will enjoy generous benefits and work/life programs. For detailed information on Benefits for this position, click here.
  • The University of Washington is a leader in environmental stewardship & sustainability, and committed to becoming climate neutral.

    The University of Washington is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer. To request disability accommodation in the application process, contact the Disability Services Office at 206-543-6450 / 206-543-6452 (tty) or