University of Utah Cashier in Salt Lake City, Utah


Open Date 07/10/2017

Requisition Number PRN07001N

Job Title Cashier

Working Title NHMU Cafe Barista

Job Grade A

FLSA Code Nonexempt

Patient Care Job Code?

Type Non Benefited Staff / Student

Temporary? No

Standard Hours per Week 15-20 hours per week

Full Time or Part Time? Part Time

Shift Variable

Work Schedule Summary

Varied hours

Is this a work study job? No

VP Area Academic Affairs

Department 00018 - Utah Museum of Natl Hist Oper

Location Campus

City Salt Lake City, UT

Type of Recruitment External Posting

Pay Rate Range $9.75

Close Date

NOTE: May close at anytime. 08/10/2017

Job Summary

At the Natural History Museum of Utah we place a strong emphasis on providing an exceptional experience to every guest who visits the museum or participates in any of our programs. All staff members, at every level and in all departments, are a critical part of providing this level of experience. Candidates selected for employment withNHMUwill receive training and be expected to consistently contribute to creating an exceptional and memorable experience at every opportunity.

We are currently seeking part-time baristas to provide service at our in-house Museum Cafe. Our expectation is that the experience of our Cafe visitors is an extension of their overall museum experience through high quality menu selections and superior customer service that complement theNHMUbrand. Successful candidates will greet customers, prepare and serve food and beverage items, and conduct sales transactions.


Greet customers, explain menu options, conduct sales transactions. Serve food and drink items to customers. Some simple food and beverage preparation tasks. Some cleanup tasks. The ability to converse with guests in English is an essential function of this position.

Minimum Qualifications

Six months cashiering experience, basic mathematical skills, and demonstrated human relations and effective communication skills required. Word processing and spreadsheet skills may be preferred for certain positions.

Applicants must demonstrate the potential ability to perform the essential functions of the job as outlined in the position description.


Candidates with some food service/restaurant background preferred. Second language proficiency, particularly in Spanish, is preferred for this position. Successful candidates will have flexible availability, particularly on weekends.

Special Instructions Summary

Additional Information

The University of Utah is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and is committed to diversity in its workforce. In compliance with applicable federal and state laws, University of Utah policy of equal employment opportunity prohibits discrimination on the basis of race or ethnicity, religion, color, national origin, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, veteran’s status, status as a qualified person with a disability, or genetic information. Individuals from historically underrepresented groups, such as minorities, women, qualified persons with disabilities, and protected veterans are strongly encouraged to apply. Veterans’ preference is extended to applicants, consistent with University policy and Utah state law. To inquire about this posting, email: or call 801-581-2300. Reasonable accommodations in the application process will be provided to qualified individuals with disabilities. To request an accommodation or for further information about University AA/EO policies, please contact the Office of Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action, 201 S. Presidents Cr., Rm 135, (801) 581-8365 (V/ TDD ), email: .

The University is a participating employer with Utah Retirement Systems (“URS”). Individuals who previously retired and are receiving monthly retirement benefits from URS must notify the Benefits Department upon hire. Please contact Utah Retirement Systems at (801) 366-7770 or (800) 695-4877 or the University’s Benefits Department at (801) 581-7447.

This position may require the successful completion of a criminal background check and/or drug screen.