Employment Opportunities

Full-time and Temporary Staff Employment

If you are interested in full-time or temporary staff positions with Appalachian Food Services, please visit Human Resources at Appalachian State University.

Student Employment

Interested in joining our team? See the information below on what to bring and how to schedule appointments. Please contact our  Student Coordinator's Office with any questions by email (fsstudentcoordinator@appstate.edu), phone (828-262-6145), or in person (Trivette Hall, lower level). Food Services employs approximately 900 people. Of these employees, approximately 500-700 are temporary positions filled by Appalachian State University students. Food Services is the largest employer of students on campus, and we work with students to find a schedule that blends well with their academic and extracurricular activities.


Reclaim Hours for Fall (returning workers)

This appointment occurs during registration. You can re-claim any/all of your current shifts for the fall semester. 

 April 3rd- April 12th

New Hours and Adjustment Period for Fall (returning workers)


After you know your class schedule, you can adjust your re-claimed shifts if necessary. You can also claim additional hours. 

April 13th- April 28th

New Workers for Fall

If you are new to food services, you can make an appoointment below. Be sure to bring all required documents.

 May 1st- May 11th


Ready to sign up? Please click here to schedule an appointment

Please use your appstate.edu gmail account. 

NEW Student Employees

Returning Student Employees

Not previously employed in any capacity at Appalachian State University

Previously employed at Appalachian State University

Please bring the following to your scheduled appointment:

  • Completed employment application and tax packet (see below)
  • Class schedule
  • An original* identification document: Social Security card, birth certificate or passport.

*Applicants must present an original document to be eligible for employment

Please bring the following to your scheduled appointment:

  • Completed employment application (see below for printable PDF)
  • Class schedule


Student Employee Handbook

Already employeed with Appalachian Food Services... please read the Student Employee Handbook (PDF, 1.04MB).  It is mandatory for all student employees.


Please print Tax Packet one-sided