ARAMARK Market Assistant Manager - South Dakota State Univ. in Brookings, South Dakota


About Aramark

Aramark (NYSE: ARMK) is in the customer service business across food, facilities and uniforms, wherever people work, learn, recover, and play. United by a passion to serve, our more than 270,000 employees deliver experiences that enrich and nourish the lives of millions of people in 22 countries around the world every day. Aramark is recognized among the Most Admired Companies by FORTUNE and the World’s Most Ethical Companies by the Ethisphere Institute. Learn more at or connect with us on Facebook and Twitter.


The assistant manager is responsible for directing operations at stations, ensuring compliance with company standards in all areas of operation including product preparation, customer service, maintenance, and safety regulations. The hours are Monday- Friday 7am-3pm, but is also flexible.

Essential Task, Duties, & Responsibilities:

  • Ensure food quality and preparations meet the company’s standards

  • Ensure safety and security policies are met

  • Maintain fast, accurate service, positive guest relations, and ensuring products are consistent with company quality standards

  • Controlling inventories of food and equipment

  • Train and coach employees

  • Ensure customer satisfaction is guaranteed

  • Assure that the restaurant is running smoothly and guests receive exemplary dining experience

  • Assume manager responsibilities when manager is out or unavailable

  • Place orders with appropriate vendor

  • Assist in menu implementation

  • Provide direction to shift leaders, and staff to achieve goals

  • Consistently review operations and staff to identify any problems, concerns, and opportunities for improvement

  • Develop and implement creative solutions to areas of improvement

  • Learn all brand complex

  • Assist in any area when staffing constraints require.

Required Qualifications:

  • Dedication to providing exceptional customer service

  • Exceptional team building capability

  • Good communication skills, and strong interpersonal and conflict resolution skills

  • High school Diploma or GED preferred.

  • Organized, flexible, detail oriented

  • Able to work in a fast apace environment

  • Ability to lift 20lbs or more if required

Aramark is an EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY/AFFIRMATIVE ACTION employer. Candidates are considered for employment with Aramark without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, gender, pregnancy, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, military status, protected veteran status or other classification protected by applicable federal, state or local law.



  • Foodservice Sanitation Certificate as needed

  • High School diploma/GED

Aramark is an EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY/AFFIRMATIVE ACTION employer – Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran