Clean dishes, kitchen, food preparation equipment, or utensils. Wash dishes, glassware, flatware, pots, or pans, using a commercial dish machine or by hand. Maintain kitchen work areas, equipment, or utensils in clean and orderly condition.
Duties and Responsibilities
Washing, organizing and stocking all dishes, silverware, glassware, utensils, pots, and pans
Maintenance of the front and back-of-house floors, walls, ceilings, trash, and garbage disposals
Ensure clean and functional stations by keeping areas stocked with necessary sanitary items
Assist with receiving/stock of orders
Complete production and log sheets as assigned
Provide on-the-job training to new hires
Perform all other duties as assigned and/or when needed
Lead by example and follow customer service standards outlined in the employee handbook.
Works in a team-driven environment, take direction, delegates tasks and assists with problem-solving
Understands Vanderbilt Campus Dining Meal Plans and has the ability to explain the guidelines of the plan to customers
Safety and Sanitation
Maintains quality, safety and sanitary standards of State and City Health Departments and Vanderbilt Campus Dining codes
Maintains a clean and orderly work area and complete other general cleaning duties, such as mopping/sweeping floors and emptying trash cans and cleans equipment
Reports to management any safety hazards and equipment in need of repair
Assists in keeping the kitchen, refrigerators, and storerooms sanitary and orderly by cleaning utensils, equipment, fixtures and work areas
Previous dish washing experience preferred
Ability to follow instructions and help with basic food service tasks, as needed
Ability to lift at least 50 pounds regularly
Ability to bend, stoop and kneel while stocking shelves
Commitment to Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion
At Vanderbilt University, we are intentional about and assume accountability for fostering advancement and respect for equity, diversity, and inclusion for all students, faculty, and staff. Our commitment to diversity makes us who we are. We have created a community that celebrates differences and lets individuality thrive. As part of this commitment, we actively value diversity in our workplace and learning environments as we seek to take advantage of the rich backgrounds and abilities of everyone. The diverse voices of Vanderbilt represent an invaluable resource for the University in its efforts to fulfill its mission and strive to be an example of excellence in higher education.
Vanderbilt University is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer. Women, minorities, people with disabilities and protected veterans are encouraged to apply.
Please note, all candidates selected for an offer of employment are subject to pre-employment background checks, which may include but are not limited to, based on the role for which they have been selected: criminal history, education verification, social media review, motor vehicle records, credit history, and professional license verification.
Internal Number: 10000223
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