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Visitor Center Work Study Student - Rotational

Company: Tillamook Creamery
Location: Tillamook
Posted on: May 9, 2024

Job Description:

Visitor Center Work Study Student
Rotational Come join the Tillamook Team where our philosophy is
Do Right By Every Bite.
As an independent farmer-owned cooperative, we have been guided by good, honest values since 1909.We believe in putting quality over profit, natural over artificial, and that hard work can never be outsmarted. We re taking a stand for real food because everyone deserves better. We invite members of all diverse communities to join our workforce. At Tillamook, we believe that inclusion and diversity are central to our cultural strategy. In order to achieve our growth ambition and compete and win in the marketplace, we believe we make better decisions and build stronger teams when we invite and rely on diverse perspectives, thoughts, backgrounds and cultures into our work and to fuel our innovation and growth. To us this means creating a climate of inclusion where all employees feel valued and a sense of belonging. We believe this will make us a better consumer brand and employer. About you: What does real food mean to you? Is your favorite dish a cheesy casserole? Perhaps a decadent and indulgent ice cream? Either way, your identification with food is important to us. People who fit well here at Tillamook have a commitment to quality in everything they do. Our team members understand our vision, contribute to our mission, thrive on innovative thinking, hard work, and good, honest values About us: Our team members understand our vision, contribute to our mission, thrive on innovative thinking, hard work, and good, honest values. We live by these shared values: We are Good Stewards, We believe in Uncompromising Quality, We work as One Team, We Play to Win, and We Genuinely Care for each other. What you will do: Work Study Students are courteous, helpful, enthusiastic individuals with extraordinary guest service skills. Work Study Students support in the Creamery s daily operations in multiple departments. Work Study Students will rotate between the following departments: Ice Cream, Retail, Warehouse, Brand Ambassador, Culinary and Front of House (FOH) Caf. The Work Study program pays for two years of tuition at the Tillamook Bay Community College, while the colleague is employed in the role and in good standing. Students will assist guests in a fast-paced environment. Students will foster positive working relationships with all internal and external vendors, customers, coworkers, and management. VC Students maintain Tillamook s Shared Values, creating a world-class guest experience to the one million guests that visit annually.
The Work Study Student position requires a two-year commitment. This position offers a unique work experience. Students gain experience in all departments of hospitality operations at the Tillamook Creamery Visitor Center.
Here s a day in life: Departments: Ice Cream, Caf/Culinary
Carry orders out to customers in dining area, projecting a pleasant and professional manner. Keep caf work areas sanitary. Learn daily dish room procedures. Assist with bussing and maintaining dining room. Perform opening/closing procedures when scheduled for that shift. Serve guests by taking orders on POS system. Take guest payment, make change correctly and maintain an accurate cash drawer. Assist the cooks in the kitchen with prep, set up, stocking and any other chores needed in preparing customer s orders. Scoop and serve ice cream following portion and quality standards. Prepare waffle batter cones. Other duties as needed and assigned.
Department: Warehouse, Retail
Collect and move all merchandise from warehouse receiving to pricing area. Process and inspect all merchandise for quality, damage and/or breakage and shortages. Assist in pricing merchandise and unloading warehouse orders by removing boxes filled with merchandise from pallets and properly storing on assigned shelves. Ring up items at the cash register. Provide accurate, efficient, and friendly customer service by assisting guests. Assist with stocking shelves. Straighten and clean all merchandise displays and counter areas. Work cheese sampling counter- performing cheese cutting and maintaining a clean area. Other duties as needed and assigned.
Department: Brand Ambassador
Be present throughout the Creamery to greet guests, give directions, assist with traffic flow, and answer questions about our company, cheese making process, products, and brand. Solve guest service problems and complaints as needed, in absence of managers Greet and provide world-class guest experience to group tours, school groups, perform step-on and virtual presentations as requested. Coordinating and updating a Brand Experience Calendar as well as actively enrolling attendees to experiences. Other duties as needed and assigned.
All Departments
Communicate effectively. Utilize a computer. Act as a team player and be able to interact with staff at all levels of the company. Possess strong customer service skills. Follow written or verbal instruction. Read, write, speak, and understand English. Compute basic arithmetic.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
High School Diploma or GED preferred. Food service experience is preferred.
Courteous, helpful, enthusiastic individuals with extraordinary guest service skills
Physical Requirements:
Sitting Standing and/or walking Lifting 25 lbs. Vision for machine or computer operations Hearing
Industry-leading benefit and reward programs: We offer outstanding benefits to our employees.For more information, please visit the careers page: www.tillamook.com/careers We are committed to creating a diverse culture and inclusive conditions where all employees are heard, valued, and feel a sense of belonging. We rely on different perspectives, thoughts, backgrounds, and cultures to inform our work, to help us be better as a brand and as an employer, and to fuel our success. We are seeking talent from a wide range of diversity, perspectives, and backgrounds to join our exceptional organization and help us build our future.
Tillamook County Creamery Association (TCCA) is a Drug-Free Workplace.
EEO/AA

Keywords: Tillamook Creamery, Portland , Visitor Center Work Study Student - Rotational, Other , Tillamook, Oregon

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