Food Service Assistant

Part-time, event-based, paid position

Are you gifted in hospitality? Enjoy working as part of a team to meet goals and deadlines?

Pioneers is seeking a dependable, detail-oriented individual to serve in the position of Food Service Assistant. This is a part-time,  event-based, paid position.

For more information about the role including physical demands, inquire for the job description by contacting the HR team.

What does a normal workday look like?

This role primarily assists the Food Service Manager in preparing and serving food for on-campus events and is available to assist with other Hospitality team responsibilities as needed.

  • Setting up and cleaning the kitchen and dining area before and after events;
  • food preparation per recipes;
  • safe and efficient food service to guests;
  • cleaning floors and removing garbage;
  • washing dishes by means of a commercial dish machine and three compartment sink;
  • sanitizing equipment, restocking paper products;
  • and taking initiative as part of a team to meet goals and deadlines.

Key qualifications we’re looking for:

  • firm commitment to Pioneers’ statement of faith, core values and mission;
  • friendly and outgoing manner;
  • basic food service knowledge and the ability to follow recipes;
  • ability to move/lift items up to 20 lbs shoulder high on a regular basis and stand for 4 hours at a time;
  • no food allergies that would hinder ability to prepare and serve food;
  • and availability for evening and weekend hours as needed.


  • This is an event-based part-time position working a variable schedule.
  • This role averages approximately 15-20 hours a week on event weeks.
  • Event weeks are usually 2-3 weeks a month.

How to apply:

Please complete and send the following documents to the HR team:

  1. Pioneers Application for Employment (click to download, then add your responses, save, and attach to your email)
  2. Pioneers Application Supplement (click to download, add your responses, save, and attach to your email)