The Fessenden School’s Food Services department seeks a part-time Dining Room Attendant to work Monday to Friday from 2:00 pm to 7:30 pm during the school year for approximately 36 weeks. (There are approximately 16 weeks remaining in the current school year before the summer break.) The Dining Room Service Attendant is responsible for serving food, and maintaining the dining area in sanitary condition.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
Provides services to the school community and guests in a friendly and efficient manner.
Sets up, maintains and breaks down the buffet/salad bar.
Cleans dining area including serving area continually.
Cleans dining area before and after service.
Maintains appearance of all equipment and serving counters.
Performs other related duties as required.
Prior experience in volume feeding.
Prior experience in a related food service position.
Knowledge of workplace safety procedures.
Ability to read and understand labels
Ability to maintain professional demeanor in high-stress situations.
Successful criminal background check, and pre-employment physical examination
Physical Demands and Work Environment
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this position. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the functions. The requirements for performing the duties of this position are as follows:
Regularly walk and stand during the entire shift and occasionally sit.
Occasionally reach, lift, bend, kneel, stoop, climb, push and pull items weighing 50 lbs or less.
Manual dexterity; auditory and visual skills; and the ability to follow written and oral instructions and procedures.
Working primarily indoors in a hot, damp environment with some work done outside.
Occasional exposure to sharp machinery, broken glass, metal cans, and heat sources with some potential for injury.
A moderate to high noise level in the work environment.
About The Fessenden School
The Fessenden School
250 Waltham Street, West Newton, Massachusetts 02465
The Fessenden School (525 students, Pre-K through 9th Grade) located ten miles west of Boston, Massachusetts, is the oldest all boys, junior boarding school in the country.
The Fessenden School’s mission is to cultivate each boy's talents and develop in balance his character, mind, and body in an inclusive and joyful community.
For more than 100 years we have been committed to the education of boys and our facilities, curriculum, and programs are designed with the necessities of boys in mind. Faculty programs include ongoing professional development relating to the education of boys, cultural competency, project-based learning, academic technology, and differentiated learning.