Food Service Jobs

Food service jobs offer extensive opportunities for today's job seeker. In fact, food service careers are considered a growth industry even in a down economy. Whether you're interested in consulting, management and sales or front line food service employment, you will find a number of food service jobs at Hcareers.

Hcareers is the leading job board for jobs in the food service industry. Featuring positions from some of the top employers including HMSHost Corporation, Aramark and Centerplate, Culinaire International, Cara and Sodexo, Hcareers connects food service professionals with new and exciting job opportunities every day.

Open food service positions often include opportunities in management and sales as well as roles for food service workers. Entry-level food service industry jobs are plentiful. Most entry-level jobs in food service require minimal training, making them ideal for professionals just beginning their careers.

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, one in five workers in the food service industry is 19 years old or younger. Food service management and director positions may require formal training, such as a culinary or hospitality management degree, years of experience in the food service industry, or a combination of both. Currently, 90 percent of employees in the industry work in food preparation and serving-related food service jobs.

A professional searching for a food service job in the restaurant industry will find a growing number of opportunities. The restaurant industry is the nation's second largest private sector employer and is predicted to represent ten percent of the total U.S. workforce by the end of 2012. This equates to approximately 12.9 million restaurant and food service related jobs. The National Restaurant Association expects total restaurant industry sales to top $632 billion in 2012. The higher the sales, the more restaurant and food service workers, managers and directors are needed.

Professionals looking for jobs in the food service industry need not consider restaurant food service alone. Food service jobs are found at education institutions, at medical facilities and other verticals within the hospitality space. School food service positions are plentiful in both the primary and secondary education system and at local colleges and universities throughout the United States. Other food service career opportunities are available in nursing homes, hospitals, hotels and major entertainment venues such as sports arenas and concert halls.

Growth throughout the food service industry is expected to remain brisk through the foreseeable future. The Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts a conservative growth rate of eight percent per year across the food service industry through 2018. The National Restaurant Association is also quite optimistic about future restaurant employment. They expect employment in this sector to increase to 14.3 million professionals by 2022 � or 1.4 million additional jobs for chefs, cooks, food preparation workers, waiters and waitresses, dishwashers, bartenders and counter attendants.

This is very good news for professionals seeking food service jobs, regardless of specific industry. Whether you are looking for part time summer employment, a second job or a full time career, check the Hcareers job board daily for the latest food service job opportunities.

Most Recent Food Service Jobs

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Kuwait
4/19/14

With more than 750 cafes, stores and restaurants the Alshaya Food division offers a range of roles for different hospitality backgrounds. Brands such as The Cheesecake Factory, Starbucks, P.F. Changs, Pizza Express and Shake Shack provide everything from quick service and casual up to fine dining. W ... more
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Williamsburg, VA
4/18/14

Sodexo Campus Services is seeking an experienced Food Service Manager 3 for a NEW SALE at The College of William and Mary in historic Williamsburg, VA. The Food Service Manager will be responsible for resident dining at Sadler and will provide direction, supervision and training for a talented fo ... more
The Bricton Group, Inc.
Naperville, IL
4/18/14

HOURLY POSITION - DURING THE AFTERNOON AND NIGHT SHIFTS. ... more
Compass Group
Bloomington, IL
4/17/14

Please do NOT respond to this ad by email. You MUST apply for this job on the company website using the instructions below. This email account is NOT checked. ... more
Compass Group
Las Vegas, NV
4/17/14

Job Title: Zappos - Zappos is a very fun, out-of-the-box company where the focus is on providing a fun atmosphere for their employees ... more
Compass Group
Wichita, KS
4/17/14

- Salaried staff assigned to the account: Food Service Director, Executive Chef, Catering Manager, Chef Manager, and Sous Chef ... more
Sodexo
Williamsburg, VA
4/17/14

Sodexo Campus Services is seeking an experienced Food Service Manager 3 for a NEW SALE at The College of William and Mary in historic Williamsburg, VA. The Food Service Manager will be responsible for resident dining food service at The Commons and will provide direction, supervision and training ... more
Park Hyatt Chicago
Chicago, IL
4/17/14

We are pleased that you are exploring Hyatt Hotels Corporation. We believe our customers select Hyatt because of our caring and attentive associates who work hard to provide efficient service and meaningful experiences. We care about our associates and our customers. This is the Hyatt Touch. Our com ... more
Park Hyatt Chicago
Chicago, IL
4/17/14

We are pleased that you are exploring Hyatt Hotels Corporation. We believe our customers select Hyatt because of our caring and attentive associates who work hard to provide efficient service and meaningful experiences. We care about our associates and our customers. This is the Hyatt Touch. Our com ... more
CONFIDENTIAL
Frostburg, MD
4/16/14

Charlotte-based Compass Group North America is the leader in foodservice management and support services. By combining fresh ideas with the industry’s greatest talent, we continue to set the standards for food and service excellence. Our vision for success is a powerful one – to continue to rise ab ... more

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