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Rounds Person

Campus Services

Rounds Person

  • 532679
  • Morningside
  • Campus Services
  • Full Time
  • Opening on: Dec 10 2022
  • Rounds Person-1/1/99 or after
  • Job Type: Support Staff - Union
  • Bargaining Unit: Local 100
  • Regular/Temporary: Regular
  • End Date if Temporary:
  • Hours Per Week: 35
  • Salary Range: $21.56-$21.56

Position Summary

  • Local 100
  • Schedule:  Monday - Friday 2:00pm-11:00pm
  • Salary:      $21.56 per hour

Following established kitchen standards and recipes, policies of Columbia University restaurants and management, and health and safety regulations, the rounds person is responsible for the preparation and production of all foods in all areas of the kitchen.


• Prepare meats, fish, vegetables, sauces, salads, and desserts in accordance to the recipes and directions provided by the chef.
• Interact with customers and carry-out efficient execution of orders.
• Ensure sufficient “mise-en-place” of his/her assigned station before and after meal period.
• Ensure proper food presentation following set standards and sanitary measures during preparation and cooking of all food items.
• Perform related responsibilities as required or assigned.

Minimum Qualifications

  • High School Diploma or its equivalent required.
  • Minimum two years experience as a Rounds Person or similar training or experience.
  • Proven ability to execute recipes involving all phases and prepare all dishes consistently and according to Chef’s specifications and instructions.
  • Must demonstrate excellent knife skills/manual dexterity (chopping, slicing, dicing, etc.) and commonly used concepts, procedures and practices in a restaurant.
  • Able to work in a high-pressure/fast paced environment, stand for long period of time, lift and/or move various equipment in excess of 50lbs and withstand high temperature.
  • Requires good communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Position requires flexibility to work various shifts including weekends and holidays.


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