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University of Washington Mess Attendant (Hourly/Intermittent) in Seattle, Washington

Req #: 215480

Department: School of Oceanography

Appointing Department Web Address:

Job Location Detail: Research Vessel (R/V) Thompson

Posting Date: 11/29/2022

Closing Info: Open Until Filled

Salary: $20.23/Hour

Shift: First Shift

The University of Washington (UW) is proud to be one of the nation’s premier educational and research institutions. Our people are the most important asset in our pursuit of achieving excellence in education, research, and community service. Our staff not only enjoys outstanding benefits and professional growth opportunities, but also an environment noted for diversity, community involvement, intellectual excitement, artistic pursuits, and natural beauty. At the University of Washington, diversity is integral to excellence. We value and honor diverse experiences and perspectives, strive to create welcoming and respectful learning environments, and promote access, opportunity and justice for all. UW's School of Oceanography has an outstanding opportunity open for an Intermittent Mess Attendant. Serve as food service attendant aboard an ocean research vessel with a capacity for up to 60 crew and research personnel. Under direct supervision, perform routine and unskilled tasks related to the food service aboard an oceangoing vessel. Serve as assistant to the cook and baker in food preparation; clean vegetables or do other duties of comparable simplicity; serve meals to ship's crew and scientific party; stow and assist in inventorying provisions; clean and sanitize galley, messrooms and food storage spaces; perform related duties as required. Minimum Qualifications: U.S. Coast Guard Merchant Mariner's document endorsed for "Steward Department (FH).” Basic Safety Training, VPDSD. Application Process: The application process for UW positions may include completion of a variety of online assessments to obtain additional information that will be used in the evaluation process. These assessments may include Work Authorization, Cover Letter, and/or others. Any assessments that you need to complete will appear on your screen as soon as you select “Apply to this position”. Once you begin an assessment, it must be completed at that time; if you do not complete the assessment you will be prompted to do so the next time you access your “My Jobs” page. If you select to take it later, it will appear on your "My Jobs" page to take when you are ready. Please note that your application will not be reviewed, and you will not be considered for this position until all required assessments have been completed.

University of Washington is an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to, among other things, race, religion, color, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, sex, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information.