2024 Winneshiek County Fair Clover Café Shift Manager

Base County
Counties Served

The Shift Manager will oversee the restaurant and assist with food prep, help with sales, manage rotating shift changes, and comply with food handling and sanitation regulations. 

  • Meet prior to the fair with personnel from the Youth Development Committee and/or Extension staff to establish expectations for the Shift Manager position.
  • Delegate tasks to 4-H youth and leaders during their shifts.  Tasks will include but not be limited to food preparation, serving, dishwashing, table cleaning, clean-up of food prep and dining area, operation of the cash register, and ensuring the shift checklist is complete.
  •  Maintain a safe and healthy work environment for volunteers.

  •  Follow and enforce standards and procedures and comply with food handling and sanitation regulations.

  • Manage rotating in and out of different 4-H groups during shift changes

  • Present at the Cafe at all times during assigned hours.

  • The morning manager will manage unlocking and opening the restaurant and proper storage of morning supply shipments.

  • The evening manager will oversee the closing of the restaurant at the approved time. Closing will include final cleanup and collecting money from the cash register and placing in safe.

  1. High school graduate
  2. 18 years or older
  3. 1+ year(s) experience in food service as an employee or volunteer
  4. Ability to communicate, lead and manage both youth and adults
  5. Knowledge of current food safety practices, Certification preferred
  6. Must be able to lift up to 30 lbs
  7. Must have a valid driver’s license and pass a background screening
Additional Information

For a complete job description and/or application, please contact the Winneshiek County Extension Office at 563-382-2949 or email to alliemc@iastate.edu.  

Job Type
Wages (type)
$500 paid in one lump sum
Application Deadline
This position will remain open until filled

Iowa State University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status and will not be discriminated against.

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