$10/hour starting wage

Welcome to the Dining Services employment website. Here, students can find meaningful opportunities at our 11 different dining locations and offices that can support your educational pursuits and lifestyle while also gaining critical professional and personal skills. Positions are posted throughout the year, updated daily, for jobs in both the academic year and summer. Join the highly motivated team that is more than 700 students strong, and enjoy competitive pay, advancement opportunities and an easy commute.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How Do I apply?

Click the button below to go to our available positions and apply online.

Do I need to have previous experience in the food industry?

Prior experience is great, but not necessary. We will provide you with training and set you up for success.

What qualifies me as a “student” for work purposes?

You must be enrolled for 6 or more credits and be able to provide the employment office with a picture ID and proof of citizenship.

If I am hired, is it for the whole year?

Not necessarily. Employment continuing from semester to semester largely relies on your attendance and your performance.

What should I bring to the employment office when filling out hiring paperwork?

You must present a picture ID (NMU ID, drivers license, or valid U.S. passport) and proof of citizenship (social security card, birth certificate, or valid U.S. passport.) Please note all documents must be ORIGINAL COPIES – not a copy or scan. Click Here to learn more about acceptable forms of ID required to complete your employment paperwork.

What is the procedure for getting work authorization? (International Students only)

If you are an International Student hired at Dining Services you must call and make an appointment with the Dining Employment office, to complete your work authorization paperwork. We can be reached at 906-227-2496. We work directly with Angie Maki at International Programs to ensure students complete all necessary paperwork.

Current Employees

Current employees are encouraged to visit the NMU Student Employment website for information related to Dining employment.  Please note that NMU log-in credentials are required.

To view the 2020 Allergen Training, click here

Contact Us

stemp@nmu.edu | (906) 227-2522 | Office: 1104 Northern Center