We are currently recruiting for Rounds Cooks in various RISD Dining locations.
RISD Dining + RISD
Caters is a self-operating dining department with a dedication to exceptional hospitality, supporting local farms through seasonally-inspired menus, and utilizing the strengths of our staff to provide the absolute best in culinary artistry to our greater community.
We offer a dynamic, strength-based work experience with a focus on mutual respect and a passion for what we do. A fundamental factor of our program is providing a supportive, collegial and inclusive work environment with competitive benefits package, including paid time-off, access to Continuing Education classes and much more. You can expect quality of life and an employer that strives to support your professional development!
The Rounds Cook assists the culinary and bakery staff in food preparation, execution and service duties in our seasonally-inspired dining venues on campus. Trains on all stations within our dining venues alongside our classically-trained management & supervisory team. Actively participates in a team setting with keen attention to customer service and to culinary and visual detail in support of RISD Dining Service’s mission.
Job Qualifications Required:
High school diploma or equivalent combination of education and experience. A minimum one year of experience in food service with knowledge and skills necessary to properly perform required tasks including cleaning and sanitizing kitchen equipment. Rhode Island sanitation/ServSafe certification is required or must be obtained within the orientation and review period.
Job Qualifications Preferred:
Serv-safe and/or RI sanitation certification preferred
Driver’s license and ability to drive automatic and standard transmissions preferred
Rhode Island School of Design (RISD), founded in 1877, is a fine arts and design college located in Providence, Rhode Island. Enrolling about 2000 undergraduates and 400 graduate students from across the United States and 55 other countries, RISD
offers 16 undergraduate majors and 16 graduate majors, and is ranked annually by U.S. News & World Report as one of the top art and design schools in t...he United States. RISD’s rigorous education encourages creative experimentation and intellectual
risk-taking, challenging students to question their approach to art making through critical thinking. There are over 90,000 works of art in the RISD Museum, which houses a collection of fine and decorative art objects. The first public galleries opened in 1893. The RISD Library is one of the oldest independent art college libraries in the country with more than 150,000 volumes and 380 periodical subscriptions which offer unusual depth and richness in the areas of architecture, art, design, and photography. The RISD campus is contiguous with the campus of Brown University and the two institutions share social, academic, and community resources.
RISD recognizes diversity and inclusivity as fundamental to its learning community and integral to an art and design education. We welcome candidates whose experience has prepared them to contribute to our commitment to diversity and excellence. RISD is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetics, or any other protected characteristic as established by law.