Job Opportunities

Utah Valley University, founded in 1941 as a community technical college, has grown to a student population of more than 25,000. With sites in Orem and Heber, UVU is a beautiful, diverse campus-based university, as well as the hub of many student activities.

UVU is the state's fastest growing institute of higher learning and is also one of its most progressive employers. Of 3,900 employees, nearly 200 make up the award-winning UVU Dining Services. Customer service and friendly relationships with students and clients are a hallmark of our style. We are proud of our reputation as a quality employer dedicated to the caliber, commitment, and growth of our staff. Our salaries are competitive, and our commitment to excellence is demonstrated by a comprehensive benefits package, and a management development program to help staff grow and earn positions of greater aptitude and responsibility.

Staff Positions

To view current management and operations opportunities, visit where you can select the employment type and search for open Dining Services positions. When you find a position in which you are interested, we invite you to apply online using the UVU online application/resume builder.

Student Positions

Dining Services hires students to work in the retail areas, campus restaurants, catering, vending, and in our administrative offices during the business week. We offer flexible hours, employee advancements, and discounts on food. If you are interested in working for Dining Services, contact us at 863-8664, stop by the Dining Services Office in SC 201, or go directly to the student job website to fill out an application. Below is a sample listing of student positions often available with Dining Services:

  • Bakery Assistant
  • Cashier
  • Caterer
  • Clean-up Crew Members
  • Cook's Helper
  • Dishwasher
  • Express Delivery Crew Members
  • Food Court Team Members
  • Office Assistant
  • Pantry Assistant
  • Server

See our open positions by visiting
Department: Food Services

Food Handlers Course

For the online course to get your food handlers permit, please follow this link (Food Handlers Course). Make sure you select the location where you are working.