Dishwasher / Utility Prep Aide

Harmony Senior Services   Roanoke, VA   Full-time     Food Service
Posted on November 24, 2022
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Job Description

The Food Service/Prep Aide shall assist the cook in the preparation and presentation of food. He/she will be responsible for the dishwashing area and the cleanliness of all dishes, silverware, and glassware, and will assist in other areas of the dining operation as needed.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
  • Prepare food items as requested
  • Portion and plate salads and desserts
  • Assist with cleaning of kitchen, (including floors) and kitchen equipment
  • Set up and run dishwashing operation, keeping the dishwasher clean and free of debris. Clean pots and pans as needed
  • Check water temperatures and maintain sanitation equipment
  • Take out all garbage
  • Assist with dining room service as needed, e.g. pouring beverages
  • Replace paper towels and clean hand sink
  • Stock food on shelves and in refrigerator
  • Report problems in the kitchen or dining room to supervisors
  • Attend all required in-service and staff meetings
  • Provide superior customer service to residents and guests

Required Skills/Abilities and Experience:
  • Good organizational skills and have the ability to work well with others as part of a team
  • Possess basic knowledge of kitchen operation and use of kitchen equipment
  • Must be able to stand, kneel, and walk for extended periods of time
  • Must be able to tolerate temperature extremes, wet/humid conditions, and noise
  • Must be able to lift 50 lbs, and carry heavy objects for up to 20 feet
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