Kitchen Utility Worker/Dishwasher

Jericho, NY
Food Service
The Bristal at Jericho
Depends on Experience 
Casual - Fridays and Saturdays
All Shifts

At the present time we are seeking experienced Kitchen Utility Worker/Dishwasher to assist kitchen staff with various tasks. The position involves sweeping, mopping and cleaning of equipment, such as mixers, slicers, peelers, fryers, blender and counters.

Additional job responsibilities include:

  • Clean, prep and wash dish ware, silverware, glassware, pots and pans
  • Ensure all chemical dispensers are working and cleaning supplies are adequate. Use all safety equipment to meet OSHA standards
  • Sweep and mop floors as directed
  • Empty and clean garbage from kitchen to dumpster
  • Assist with heavy lifting
  • Daily cleaning of steam kettle, grill, range tops, brazier, stainless steel surfaces, dish racks, dish storage areas, dishwasher and dishwashing area
  • Monthly cleaning of all kitchen surfaces, including walls, ceilings, stairs, tables, table legs and appliances
  • Assist in dining room, removing soiled dishes during meal service and returning them to kitchen

Schedule will likely include one weekend day per week.  Part Time hours available covering the breakfast, lunch and or dinner shifts. Flexible hours needed.

The ideal person will have experience in a busy kitchen or food preparation area

  • Experience working in a restaurant, catering facility, hospital, hospitality, healthcare or similar food services related industry a plus
  • Must be able to operate in a fast paced environment
  • Must have physical ability for strenuous cleaning and lifting procedures
  • Ability to understand the English language and follow instructions with minimal supervision
  • Proven ability to follow all rules, regulations, policies and sanitary standards set out by management