Chesapeake Hospitality, the new management company at the Holiday Inn Arlington at Ballston is hiring a Dishwasher to join our team. This beautiful Holiday Inn Arlington at Ballston hotel is conveniently located in the vibrant and urban neighborhood of Ballston, just minutes from Georgetown and downtown Washington, DC. The hotel has 221 rooms, approximately 5,000 sq. feet of flexible meeting space, a restaurant/lounge, pool, spa bathrooms, a business and fitness center.
The responsibility of the Dishwasher will be to accurately and efficiently well as ensuring the cleanliness of washable items (trays, bowls, plates, cups, glasses, silverware, etc.) and dish room area in order to maintain the hotel's standards of quality.
Wash dishes, glassware, and pots or pans using a dishwasher or by hand.
Organize and restock work areas for next shift.
Monitor and maintain cleanliness, sanitation and organization of assigned work areas.
Handle all items carefully to prevent breakage and loss.
Re-Stock clean utensils and utility/service ware in the appropriate storage areas.
Clean station areas & mop entire kitchen (or back of the housework/break area) as needed throughout and at the end of shift.
Remove all waste material from kitchen and back of the house/break areas, including cardboard and properly dispose of it in the appropriate receptacles.
Clean spills in kitchen and work areas immediately.
Maintain thorough knowledge of emergency and life safety procedures.
Put away deliveries using FIFO system
For you to be the ideal candidate, you should have the following:
Must be able to communicate clearly with managers, kitchen and dining room personnel.
Strong attention to detail Strong customer service skills.
The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 25-50 lbs.
Ability and willingness to stand and walk for long hours.
Ability and willingness bend, stretch, reach and push up to 20 lbs.
Ability and willingness to work a varied schedule which includes working on weekends and holidays.
We offer competitive wage rates and benefits. Benefits include health, dental, vision, prescription & life insurance, 401k plan with company match, voluntary LT & ST Disability, Paid Time Off, and opportunities for career advancement in our growing company.
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