Kitchen Utility Worker/Dishwasher

East Meadow, NY
Food Service
The Bristal at East Meadow
16.00  Hourly
16.00  Hourly
Full Time
Tuesday - Saturday 12:30pm to 8:30pm

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 include one weekend day per week for Tuesday-Saturday schedule. Full Time hours available for lunch and dinner shifts.

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