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  • Congratulations to Claire Mort, nominated by Judy Sharkey, winner of our Fall 2018 Above and Beyond the Call of Duty (ABCD) Winner! Click to view...
  • Chicago Style Italian Beef: Tender beef, stacked high on a french roll, topped with Giardiniera and hot pepper! At Pappy's Sweet Shop.
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  • Excessive meat production drives climate change. Tip: Choose to eat plant based proteins such as beans, tofu, or lentils.
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Student Employment Opportunities

Looking for a paycheck, real-world work experience, and a flexible schedule that fits your busy life? Purdue Dining & Catering offers students all of these things and more, boosting your bank account while giving you valuable experience that employers are looking for after graduation.

  • Over 3,000 student jobs available
  • Opportunities for advancement
  • Flexible scheduling - you decide how many hours you want to work based on your other commitments

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Full Time Employment Opportunities

Looking for more than you average food service job? Bring your talent to Purdue Dining & Catering. Full time, benefitted positions available across our 5 dining courts, 30 restaurants and cafes, full-service catering department, and support areas. Be a part of an energetic, team environment while enjoying a greater work/life balance including holidays with your family! As part of the Student Life division, we are committed to student learning and the success of all students.

  • Development & Advancement Opportunities
  • Heath Insurance & Tuition Reduction
  • Paid Time Off & 10 Vacation Days in Your First Year
  • Sign-On & Employee Referral Bonuses

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Part-Time / Temporary Employment Opportunities

Have a few extra hours each week? Or are you interested in culinary or customer service experience that can grow into a career? Purdue Dining & Catering has several part-time, flexible schedule or temporary openings in our dining courts, restaurants and cafes, and catering department.

  • Perfect for parents of school-aged children, retirees, or those seeking a second job, these positions can be scheduled around your commitments for as few as 10 hours per week.
  • Temporary positions can also be scheduled up to 40 hours a week for those interested in gaining experience in the hospitality industry. Opportunities for advancement to a full time position are available.
  • Part-time and temporary positions are managed through Knowledge Services and offer some benefit electives.

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