• Concessions Cook | Part-Time | Wells Fargo Arena

    Location US-IA-Des Moines
    Job ID
    Spectra - Food Services & Hospitality
    Location Name
    Spectra FH - Iowa Events Center & Wells Fargo Arena
    Regular Part-Time
  • Overview

    The Concessions Cook is responsible for prep work and cooking hot food items in the Concessions Department.  Position assists with set-up, dishes and responsible for maintaining a clean and sanitized work space in accordance with company specifications.  Must be able to maintain excellent attendance in accordance with the attendance policy.


    This position is based at our Iowa Events Center. The Iowa Events Center features a variety of flexible spaces to host events of all types and sizes. The Iowa Events Center is a unique combination of three venues under one roof: Wells Fargo Arena, Hy-Vee Hall, and Community Choice Credit Union Convention Center. The complex is flexible to meet the needs of events of all types and sizes. It is well-suited for conventions, meetings, tradeshows, sporting, social and entertainment events from 10,000–17,100 people. You can learn more about our venue here: http://www.iowaeventscenter.com/



    • Prepares food in quantities as directed by the Concessions Manager or immediate supervisor
    • Compliant with health, sanitation, safety and employment regulations in accordance with company standards
    • Assist with set-up, clean-up and close out of the assigned Concessions stand.
    • Ensure proper storage of food products


    • One or more years’ experience in food preparation or related position
    • Ability to read food orders, product labels or menus in English.
    • Detail-oriented, ability to multi-task and effective prioritize in a fast-paced environment.
    • Ability to perform well under pressure and tight deadlines in a loud food production environment.
    • Maintain a positive attitude with co-workers, managers, volunteers & guests.
    • Requires a flexible schedule including working nights & weekends


    Spectra, an industry leader in sports, entertainment and venue management, is dedicated to recruiting and developing individuals with the skills, experience, desire, and values to contribute to the continued growth and success of our organization.  Together, with our 250+ sports & entertainment venue partners, we transform events into experiences! These experiences create excitement, turn heads, and make memories.  Come Join Us!  You can learn more about Spectra at www.spectraexperiences.com/


    Spectra is an equal opportunity employer and our employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, handicap, marital status, or any other status or condition protected by Federal and/or State laws, except where bona fide occupational qualifications apply.


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