Princeton University Campus Dining seeks an accomplished and collaborative leader for the position of Director of Operational Excellence. Reporting to the Assistant Vice President of Campus Dining, the Director of Operational Excellence will be responsible for managing capital projects as the client and work collaboratively with the facilities department from inception and design phases through commissioning and closeout period. This position will establish a strategic and integrated approach in the implementation of the Campus Vision for the Future of Dining.
The Director of Operational Excellence is a member of the senior management team providing leadership, expertise, and oversight of the food service equipment and dining facilities within Campus Dining. This position will lead the development of capital and operational project delivery for Campus Dining by designing and managing efficient, effective, and collaborative processes to align internal and external project participants.
Responsibilities include direct oversight of all quality assurance standards and processes related to food production, distribution, and preparation across residential dining halls, retail venues, catering, athletic concessions, and vending. The Director of Operational Excellence will lead Campus Dining’s collaboration with Facilities, the Office of Design & Construction, Environmental Health & Safety, and Risk Management.
Campus Dining is a dynamic and progressive department responsible for the food program management in residential dining halls, retail venues, and catering across campus.
Campus Dining’s vision for the future engages our campus community in activity-based learning.
Our guiding principles are:
A full job description will be furnished prior to interview.
Quality Assurance Standards and Processes:
Strategic Planning and Infrastructure Management:
Princeton University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. EEO IS THE LAW