Catering Service Worker - Janelia Research Campus

Ashburn, VA
Nov 28, 2021
Nov 30, 2021
Analyst, Research
Full Time
The people of Aramark proudly serve millions of guests every day through food, facilities, and uniform services in 19 countries around the world. Rooted in service and united by our purpose, we strive to do great things for each other, our partners, our communities, and our planet. We believe a career should develop your talents, fuel your passions, and empower your professional growth. So, no matter what you're pursuing - a new challenge, a sense of belonging, or just a great place to work - our focus is helping you reach your full potential. Learn more about working here at or connect with us on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter. Description Position Summary: The Catering Service Worker is responsible for event set-up, transporting equipment and food to the event location, serving guests during the event, and breaking down/cleaning up after the event. Essential functions and responsibilities of the position may vary by Aramark location based on client requirements and business needs. Essential Functions: Drives golf carts and e-vehicles on closed campus to deliver food, beverage, paper goods, and small wares Performs and completes daily requisition tasks between various F&B outlets on campus Works well unsupervised and demonstrates self-motivation Set up of catering service according to client/customer requests and banquet event orders (BEOs) Serves food and beverage to guests Maintains appearance and cleanliness of food service areas during event Replenishes food and beverage product during event Breaks down and cleans food service areas and equipment post event; returns equipment to proper storage area Provides excellent customer service, anticipating guests' needs Maintains a positive attitude towards guests, customers, clients, co-workers, etc. Adheres to Aramark safety policies and procedures including proper food safety and sanitation Ensures security of company assets Other duties and tasks as assigned by manager Qualifications Previous experience as a server in or food service role preferred Demonstrates excellent customer service skills Demonstrates excellent communication and interpersonal skills, both written and verbal Working knowledge of food safety principles and procedures Must be able to obtain a food safety certification Requires constant standing and walking Requires frequent lifting of up to 25 lbs. Requires occasional lifting of up to 50 lbs. Must be available to work flexible hours including evenings and weekends