Thanks for your application.

Thank you for your interest in working at Campus Dining Services. We will review your application, and if your availability fits our needs, a member of our dining team will contact you.

Campus Dining Services is now accepting applications for Fall 2016 student employment. If you have previously applied, you must re-apply to be considered for Fall 2016 employment.

Job Description

  • Deliver fast, fun and friendly service to customers within Campus Dining Services
  • Make a difference by responding quickly to customer needs
  • Serve hot and cold menu items
  • Assist in food preparation
  • Wash dishes and maintain a clean and inviting dining area
  • Serve as a positive role model on behalf of Campus Dining Services


  • Available to work minimum of 10 hours per week
  • Available to work every other weekend
  • Enrolled minimum 6 credit hours as an NIU student
  • Must be able to lift or move items weighing 30-60 pounds
  • Excellent customer service and communication skills
  • Ability to learn fast and pick up new skills quickly
  • Must obtain a valid food handler's permit approved for the State of Illinois
  • Must be in good standing with the Office of Community Standards and Student Conduct

Starting Pay Rate

$8.30 per hour


You can apply online using your student Z-ID.

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