Tyson Foods Food Service Associate (Catering) in Springdale, Arkansas


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This position is responsible for overseeing the corporate catering services provided through the cafeteria; actively participate in daily production of food items, create menus, including set up, delivery and breakdown and administrative tasks that support the catering function. Other duties include: maintain inventory of food, beverages and supplies; assist in ordering and receiving of goods; maintain clean and organized work stations and storage areas; receive, process and prioritize catering orders and conduct the catering team successfully; ensure timely delivery of all food and beverage orders in accordance with company standards; train and manage kitchen team members; assist in the development and standardization of production recipes to ensure consistent quality, to utilize Tyson products; assist in the planning and execution of special events and caterings; ability to lead kitchen staff in the absence of supervisor; other dutiesas assigned.


Education: Requires broad knowledge in a general professional or technical field. Knowledge is normally acquired through four years of college resulting in a Bachelor's degree or equivalent.

Experience: 3+ years'experience in Culinary Arts and/or Hospitality or related field; knowledge in food and beverage; experience in dealing with high-end, demanding clientele.

Computer Skills: Standard computer skills; to include Excel and SAP. Communication Skills: Good communication skills: informal presentations skills regarding products or menu items for special catering events; ability to manage relationships between catering department and customers.

Special Skills: Ability to prioritize caterings, setting schedules for both internal and external customers; perform recipe calculations; creation and continuation of a catering menu.

Supervisory: Responsible for supervising a group of personnel who perform somewhat identical and related task and activities.

Travel: 1-5 domestic trips per year.

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Food Service Associate (Catering)







Job Function:

Corporate Services

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Full Time

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Company Culture, Inclusion and Diversity Statement:

Tyson Foods proudly embraces diversity and is committed to maintaining an inclusive work environment. Our Culture is rooted in our Core Values and brought to life each day through our 5C Team behaviors (Caring, Candor, Creativity, Collaboration and Commitment). Team Members are the heart of our company and its success and culture is the connecting thread which drives our Talent Strategy to Attract, Grow, Reward and Retain the best talent.

Tyson is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will be considered without regard to race, national origin, color, religion, age, genetics, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or veteran status.