Food Service Manager


Full-time position will coordinate all kitchen, dining room and catering operations at Southeastern Illinois College.


The essential functions of this position include but are not limited to:

  1. Responsible for daily operation and assigned administrative tasks for the kitchen, grill and cashier counter.
  2. Supervises, recommends hires, trains, and schedules all Food Service personnel.
  3. Maintains a high level of Customer Service in all of the Food Service and Catering areas.
  4. Maintains a superior sanitation environment in all Food Service areas and ensure staff maintains sanitary standards.
  5. Ensures proper preparation of high quality food products in all food areas according to the prepared menu.
  6. Prepare and monitor the Food Service budget to be presented to the Vice President of Administration and Business Affairs.
  7. Schedule, Price, Order and prepare Catering request for all College Catering functions.
  8. Keep record of all Food Service Sales and be aware of sales trends to aid in decision making.
  9. Prepares food cost and food prices for foods prepared daily.
  10. Prepares and maintains adequate weekly food orders to maintain inventory and supplies for Food service operation.
  11. Maintains daily inventories.
  12. Reviews, signs, and delivers staff time sheets to Payroll.
  13. Keep abreast of all current food service products, service practices, and food service equipment.
  14. Ensure employees maintain proper food handling and safety and sanitation standards according to the Illinois Sanitation Code when preparing and serving food items.
  15. Report any issues or problems to the Director of Auxiliary Service.
  16. Performs other job related duties as assigned.


High-school diploma is required; Associate’s or Bachelor’s Degree preferred. Food handler license required, or ability to obtain one within one month.

How to Apply

Application deadline is October 23; Send cover letter, resume, references, copies of transcripts and completed SIC staff application to: Human Resources Department, Southeastern Illinois College, 3575 College Road, Harrisburg, Illinois 62946.