Hiring Continues, Job Fair set for August 10 (10 a.m.-2 p.m.)

We hope our weekly emails continue to provide current, accurate information on the progress of Westfield State Dining Services leading up the late August launch. However, if you have questions that are not addressed the weekly email updates, please visit http://www.westfield.ma.edu/dining to submit your questions online or to reference other up-to-date information.

Hiring continues to be the central focus of Westfield State Dining Services. Currently a number of full-time, benefitted positions are posted and we anticipate additional positions to be posted soon. Former Sodexo employees are reminded that they need to submit an online application to be considered for the open positions.

A job fair is set for Wednesday, Aug. 10 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in Tim and Jeanne’s Dining Commons. Please help us spread the word. The job fair will be an opportunity for interested individuals to apply for currently posted full-time, union positions that offer benefits.

Full-time positions include:

  • Culinary Workers
  • Administrative Assistant I Catering Coordinator
  • Assistant Food Services Manager
  • Cook III
  • Dining Hall Supervisor
  • Cook II
  • Cook I
  • Maintainer III
  • Maintainer I
  • Assistant Food Services Manager
  • Retail Manager
  • Catering Manager
  • Assistant Retail Manager
  • Assistant Manager, Dining Commons
  • Executive Chef

The job fair is also an opportunity to apply for and have an in-person interview on-site for contracted positions that offer part-time academic year hours.

Part-time positions include:

  • Kitchen assistants
  • Line Servers
  • Cooks
  • Specialty Cuisine Cooks
  • Pot Room Assistants
  • Dish Room Assistants
  • Food Service Supervisors
  • Bakery Assistants

Human Resources staff will be on hand to answer questions and assist with the application process.

Westfield State University Career Center is available to provide assistance with job search, interviewing and resume/cover letter writing resources. Call (413) 572-5206 or visit http://www.westfield.ma.edu/academics/career-center.

We continue to appreciate the patience of the full campus as we work toward Westfield State Dining Services’ official launch in late August.

Stephen Taksar
Vice President for Administration and Finance

Andrew Mankus
Westfield State Dining Services Director