Food Prep Staff, Manndible Cafe

Full-time Starting at 12.00 / hour Ithaca, NY

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Manndible Cafe is seeking energetic, flexible, motivated folks to join our rockstar staff. We are sustainability focused, small, privately owned, local businesses on Cornell Campus. Featuring local foods + Gimme! Coffee + housebaked pastry + made to order foods + fabulous staff+ happy customers = a rockin' time!

We are seeking Food Prep staff at Manndible Cafe.. As a Food Prep, your duties will include, but are not limited to:

  • Follow recipe cards to make sandwiches, salads daily
  • Keep grab and go case well stocked
  • Work with GM on weekly food order
  • Follow up with production Kitchen daily
  • Communication- know how well things are selling, gathering feedback, sharing with kitchen.  
  • Place orders for product
  • Wash Dishes approx 1-2 hrs/day
  • Follow recipe cards to make smoothies as needed
  • Prep scrambled eggs
  • Catering- able to complete small catering orders, deliver orders near cafe. Coordinate orders with Kitchen.
  • Field phone calls related to catering

Now hiring for two Full Time positions.(early morning and afternoon shifts + Sundays.)  Starting rate $12/hr + tips+ lunch, unlimited coffee/tea. Candidates must be able to travel to campus easily.


  • Must have food prep skills, ideally sandwich making.
  • Strong communication skills are vital - this is not an isolated back of the house position.
  • High School diploma or equivalent experience required.
  • Ability to read, write, and speak English.
  • Proficiency with computers to be able to receive and respond to job-related communications.
  • Ideally, 1-2 years professional kitchen experience or equivalent and demonstrable knife skills.
  • ServSafe certification a plus.
  • Able to lift 50 pounds.
  • Able to stand for long periods of time.
  • Able to work in occasional extremes of temperature.


260 Tower Rd
Ithaca, NY 14853

Company Information

Manndible Cafe and Fork & Gavel Kitchen Mission Statement

Our mission is to welcome our community by offering specialty coffee, homemade, affordable meals, snacks,

and other beverages in our quick-serve locations on campus.