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Work for Cal Dining

Student Jobs

Perks include free meals, great starting wages, and flexible work schedules!

Find the Student Jobs online application.


Dining Commons (Foothill, Crossroads, CKC, Café 3), Brown’s

Type of schedule Fixed
Minimum hours per week 10
Type of Work Dining room attendant, Dish room, Line service, Food prep, Food service
Additional Notes Continuous employment gives the opportunity for advancement in internal positions (Crew Leader, Crew Supervisor, Office Positions, Marketing & Sustainability Assistants)

Concessions (Stadium, Haas Pavilion)

Type of schedule Variable (event shifts are at least 4 hours; a lot of nights and weekends)
Minimum hours per week Required to work ALL home football games, plus 2 additional events per month
Type of Work Food prep, Cashiering, Set-up, clean-up, and service at Cal athletic events
Additional Notes All hired students undergo a Background Check (Dept. of Justice), as they will be handling cash and credit cards.

Catering (Memorial Stadium, Clark Kerr, various campus locations)

Type of schedule Variable and flexible
Minimum hours per week Students sign up for events based on their schedule;  event details sent 5-7 days before the shift
Type of Work Server, Event set-up, Light food prep for special events, including sporting events, weddings, and conferences
Additional Notes A great opportunity to network with alumni and students while earning extra cash!

Training Table (Memorial Stadium, Haas Pavilion)

Type of schedule Fixed, subject to change
Minimum hours per week 10: strongly suggested to pick up one weekend shift per month
Type of Work Dining room attendant, Setup/cleanup, Line service
Additional Notes Help to serve healthy and nutritious meals to Cal’s athletes!

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Staff Jobs

Join our award-winning culinary team, and receive great benefits!

How to apply via the HR employment website:

  1. To apply you must have a valid email address.
  2. Go to where you may apply online.
  3. Select whether you’re an “Internal” or “External” applicant.
  4. Under “Basic Job Search” in the “keywords” box, search for the jobs below using the job ID number or position name.
  5. Create a profile and include your resume. Once you complete the process, an email will be sent to confirm your resume has been received.