Saint Meinrad Seminary & School of Theology

Formation and Education for the Life of the Church



May 02, 2013


Saint Meinrad Archabbey has a full-time opening for a Guest House Kitchen Attendant. This individual will usually work from 9:00 a.m. until 7:30 p.m. on weekends or alternating weekends and 2 to 3 days during the week. This person will also assist
in the main kitchen when needed. 

Primary Duties & Responsibilities

  • Gathers prepared foods from the central kitchen and loads into the van for delivery to Guest House.
  • Sets up the serving lines with hot foods.
  • Prepares and serves hot breakfast for groups, as requested.
  • Fills ice machine, milk dispensers, and beverage stations.
  • Makes coffee and tea, and sets up salad bar and dessert bars.
  • Serves the noon and evening meals.
  • Serves as cashier and records sales for interdepartmental billings.
  • Maintains an adequate amount of food, cash, and supplies and monitors their use.
  • Communicates with co-workers on a daily basis to inform them of Guest House guest count.
  • Cleans hot carts, steam lines, counters, tables and chairs, and all equipment in dining room and kitchen areas. Sweeps and mops kitchen floors.
  • Scrapes dishes; cleans dishes using dish machine; properly stores dishes for next meal.
  • Loads and returns food items to kitchen.
  • Returns to main kitchen daily to assist as needed.

Experience & Qualifications

  • Must have a professional appearance and hospitable attitude, as you will be directly interacting with guests of Saint Meinrad.
  • Must be able to work independently and have an ability to relate well with others.
  • Trainable to operate a cash register system, to accurately record cash transactions.
  • Ability to read, write and perform basic math functions, and follow detailed written instructions.
  • Previous experience in food service preferred but not mandatory - will train willing candidate.
  • Medium physical requirements (i.e. lifting -- up to 50 pounds -- pushing, pulling) and constant standing.

Application Instructions

Apply at the Human Resources office (M-F 7-3) or online. Resumes may be emailed to

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