Dining Services Technician I
Starting salary range:  $24,246 - $29,300


September 6, 2017


Harford Community College, a mid-size, comprehensive college with a focus on access and excellence, celebrates 60 years in 2017. The College serves as a true anchor institution in the vibrant community of Harford County, Maryland. Our core values are integrity, excellence, lifelong learning, diversity, communication, collaboration, and service. HCC is committed to serving our community with programs, courses, services, and events that provide successful college transfer, career preparation and workforce entry, college readiness through remediation, and personal enrichment and community programming.

The beautiful Bel Air, MD, campus is convenient to Baltimore, MD; Philadelphia, PA; Washington, DC; and Wilmington, DE.


The Dining Services Technician I prepares food for catered events and meetings, and for College's cafés; performs dining room work including set-up and cleaning; and performs routine dining room work; delivers food throughout the campus and to the University Center; prepares place settings; performs wait staff duties; and serves as a cashier as needed. Other duties include maintaining cleanliness in all areas; operating kitchen equipment; and completing other tasks as assigned by the supervisor. 

This is non-exempt staff position reporting to the General Manager for Dining Services.  Work schedule will vary according to the needs of the College, to include day, evening, and weekend hours.


A high school diploma or GED is required; food preparation and service experience is preferred.  Proficiency in a Windows-based computer environment and flexibility in scheduling are required.

Applicants will be evaluated on criteria including, but not limited to, experience cooking for large and small catered events, concessions, and café operations; experience in setting up and taking down catered events; experience operating kitchen equipment; knowledge of nutrition and food safety; and strong communication and customer service skills.  Knowledge of alcohol service is a plus. 

The successful candidate will be required to complete ServeSafe Certification within the first year of employment.  Physical requirements include the ability to lift up to 50 lbs. and stand for extended periods of time. 

A valid driver's license is required; employees must be 25 years of age or older to operate College vehicles. 

Any offer of employment at Harford Community College is contingent upon the results of a mandatory background screening.  Employees must submit within 30 days of hire official transcripts of all degrees earned. 


Complete our ONLINE EMPLOYMENT APPLICATION and attach a Cover Letter and Resume (Word or PDF format only). 

Incomplete submissions will not be accepted or reviewed.

Any questions or concerns regarding our online application may be sent to humanresources@harford.edu or call 443-412-2202.


For best consideration

Applications accepted until the position is filled.


HCC is a smoke/tobacco-free campus. 

HCC is an AA / EEO / ADA employer committed to diversity in the college community.

Requests for reasonable accommodation of a disability during the application and/or
interview process should be made to the Human Resources Office by calling 443-412-2415.


 JOB ID# 48-2018