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Dining Room and Cafeteria Attendants


Clean tables, clear dirty dishes, replace tablecloths and linens, and perform other food service tasks.

Dining Room and Cafeteria Attendants help with food service. They clean tables, clear dirty dishes, change tablecloths, and replenish the supply of clean dishes. They may also serve water or coffee to customers.

Wages $14.19 per hour on average  
Outlook The outlook is Excellent
Education & Training High School or less is needed for entry.
Related Programs (Current training programs available)
On the Job Work Activities
Career Pathways Restaurants and Food and Beverage Services
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