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Kitchen Steward/Dishwasher (Varied)

by Human Resources | Aug 14, 2018



Washes and cleans all china, glassware, silverware, pots, pans, utensils, cups and all related small wares in the kitchen and restaurant. Responsible for the cleanliness and sanitation of the kitchen, including emptying of all trash, keeping floors clean, prep tables, dumpster area, storage areas, etc.

Performs duties in a conscientious, professional and efficient manner.


  • Sociable, able to communicate with others
  • Physical strength and stamina. Able to lift 25 pounds
  • Must practice proper personal hygiene and dress requirements as outlined in the training manual
  • Manual dexterity
  • Basic cleaning skills
  • Understands how to operate a dish machine and proper care & maintenance of it


  1. Insures the washing, sanitation and cleanliness of all small wares
  2. Responsible for the ongoing cleanliness & organization of the dish machine area and equipment
  3. Responsible for the cleanliness of the kitchen
  4. Performs daily posted duties
  5. Assists lead cook or kitchen manager with any food prep needed
  6. Keeps all trash cans emptied and cleaned
  7. Maintains floors – keeping it clean, dry and unobstructed
  8. Empties trash cans into outside bins, checking for tableware and kitchen utensils
  9. Maintains cleanliness of outside receiving area and dumpster

10.  Awareness of proper use of all detergents

11.  Spot checks items for cleanliness at the end of wash cycle

12.  Properly puts away all cleaned items into their proper storage place

13.  Performs posted closing sidework to insure a clean, safe, and secure station

14.  Performs other assigned duties by the Lead Cook and/or the Manager

15.  Advises Manager when approaching overtime

16.  Is responsible for knowledge of his/her own schedule

17.  Maintains a flexible schedule

18.  Is responsible for the uniform issue

19.  Checks out with the Manager before leaving the shift

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