Food Service Dishwasher/Utility

Date Posted: 01/11/2021
Type/Department:Staff in Hampshire Food
Search Status:Position Filled
Apply Now:Currently we are not accepting resumes for this position.

Hampshire College, an independent, innovative, liberal arts institution and member of the Five College consortium, is accepting applications for a food service dishwasher/utility.

The food service dishwasher/utility ensures cleanliness of all utilities. Duties include scraping and rinsing food from dirty dishes and washing them by hand or placing them in racks or on conveyor to dishwashing machine depending on assigned equipment; washing pots, pans and trays based on assigned procedures; removing trash and placing it in designated containers; steam cleaning or hosing out garbage cans; opening and/or closing the unit following all set procedures; and ensuring the units meet the expectations for quality, productivity and safety. The food service dishwasher/utility will maintain temperatures and chemical levels as outlined by provided standards; keep dish area orderly and in compliance with safety standards; and ensure complete cleanliness and sanitation.

A high school diploma or equivalent is required. Qualified candidate must be resourceful, resilient, self-motivated, and energetic. This position will require good verbal communication skills; ability to be organized, detail oriented, and to multi task; and a cheerful disposition when communicating with guests. Candidate must be able to lift a minimum of 35 lbs.; frequently bend and twist from the waist; stand for extended periods of time, up to 4 consecutive hours; and require frequent use of hands and arms. A commitment to working with people from diverse backgrounds is essential.

This is a 10-month, 40 hour/week benefited position with an employment cycle of August 1 through May 31. We offer a competitive salary and excellent benefits program. Please submit your cover letter, resume and names/phone numbers of three professional references via our website at

Hampshire College is an equal opportunity institution, committed to diversity and inclusion in education and employment.