Posted: Nov 23, 2021

Lead Food Service Technician

NC State University - Raleigh, NC
Salary: $33,000.00 - $34,500.00 Annually
Application Deadline: Dec 31, 2021
Food & Hospitality
Have you ever thought about a food service career in college dining? Now is an excellent opportunity for individuals to expand their food service career and receive on the job training and transition into a supervisory role and be part of a team that drives successful business operations and continue a proud tradition of being an award winning campus dining program.

The primary purpose of this position is to work under the supervision of a unit supervisor to oversee and lead a staff of temporary and student employees operating a high volume dining location. The essential duties include, but are not limited to, maintaining daily operation of a unit, ensuring operation runs smoothly, training employees to follow all guidelines and procedures set by Dining Services and brand standards. 

We are currently hiring for 4 positions for the Talley Pavillions in the Talley Student Union on the campus of NC State University. These units include Tuffy’s Diner, Los Lobos, Red Sky Pizza and Jason’s Deli. 

Normal working hours for these positions are as follows:
  • Tuffy’s Diner – Thursday – Monday from 3 pm to 11:30 pm
  • Los Lobos – Thursday – Monday from 3 pm – 11:30 pm
  • Red Sky Pizza – Saturday – Wednesday from 3 pm – 11:30 pm
  • Jason’s Deli – Saturday – Wednesday from 1 pm – 9:30 pm
Hours are subject to change based on needs of the business.

To apply, go to and complete an application. Include all previous work experience in the Employment section of the application.

About the Department
NC State is among the top 4 employers in North Carolina. Forbes annual survey of America’s best employers by state places NC State in ninth place in North Carolina. NC State embodies a culture that values collaboration, creativity, innovation, diversity, and teamwork. We provide a team-oriented culture, work/life balance, and work that makes a difference in our community, the state, and beyond. We also offer great benefits for SHRA permanent positions working more than 30 hours a week, including healthcare, vacation, holiday and sick leave, retirement and more. You can even join the NC State Wellness and Recreation Center and receive discounted meals on campus. 
Campus Enterprises is NC State University’s division of retail and hospitality organizations — NC State Dining, NC State Stores, Lonnie Poole Golf Course, NC State Student Centers (Witherspoon and Talley), and the One Card Office. Each department is dedicated to providing service excellence, value and enrichment of the student experience in support of academic success.
NC State Dining provides campus wide food services to students, staff, and faculty on the North Carolina State University campus. NC State Dining operates 10 cafes, 3 food courts and 4 dining halls, 4 convenience stores, campus concessions, vending, a nutritional counseling service, and a catering department. The department employs approximately 1000 temporary and student employees and approximately 150 permanent EHRA and SHRA employees. 
For more information about why you should consider working for Campus Enterprises at NC State, visit our website at 
At NC State, we’re doing everything we can to protect the Pack as we respond to the COVID-19 pandemic. We have been following the Community Standards and will continue to do so as NC State plans for a normal fall 2021. More information can be found at the Protect the Pack website at

NC State University is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, gender identity, age, sexual orientation, genetic information, status as an individual with a disability, or status as a protected veteran.

If you have general questions about the application process, you may contact Human Resources at (919) 515-2135 or [email protected] Individuals with disabilities requiring disability-related accommodations in the application and interview process, please call 919-515-3148.

Final candidates are subject to criminal & sex offender background checks. Some vacancies also require credit or motor vehicle checks. Degree(s) must be obtained prior to start date in order to meet qualifications and receive credit.

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