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Dishwasher (PM)

Posted August 28, 2021

Hilton Garden Inn Blacksburg
Blacksburg, VA
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Overview

The Dishwasher position will complete special cleaning projects as assigned, following Hotel specifications and standards. This position will clean and maintain equipment in Dishwashing/ Kitchen/ Cafeteria/ Compactor/ Storage areas. He/she will also assist in other stewarding functions as assigned.

Responsibilities

  • Anticipate guests' needs, respond promptly and acknowledge all guests, however busy and whatever time of day.
  • Maintain positive guest relations at all times.
  • Be familiar with all hotel services/features and local attractions/activities to respond to guest inquiries accurately.
  • Resolve guest complaints, ensuring guest satisfaction.
  • Monitor and maintain cleanliness, sanitation and organization of assigned work areas. Use correct cleaning chemicals for designated items, according to OSHA regulations
  • Set up and organize work station with designated supplies and equipment; report shortages to supervisor. Replenish as needed throughout the shift.
  • Check the working condition of dishwashing machine in accordance with specifications; rectify any deficiencies. Fill the dishwashing machine with specified amounts of designated chemicals.
  • Ensure the temperature level of each cycle is set to standard.
  • Advise manager of any discrepancies.
  • Organize the breakdown area for drop off of dirty wares.
  • Remove excess food, debris and film from soiled wares before placing them in the dishwashing machine.
  • Position wares in designated racks correctly and send through dishwashing machine only when full.
  • Clean only designated wares in the dishwashing machine.
  • Remove washed wares from dishwashing machine and allow to air dry.
  • Inspect the cleanliness and condition of all washed wares and rewash wares not meeting standards.
  • Sort, stack and store cleaned wares in designated areas. Handle all wares carefully to prevent breakage and loss.
  • Change dishwashing machine water/filters and refill as specified to ensure all wares are properly cleaned.
  • Monitor usage of dishwashing machine and chemicals to maximize consumption of water and chemicals.
  • Maintain cleanliness and working condition of garbage disposal.
  • Breakdown and clean dishwashing machine and work areas.
  • Clean and sanitize pots, pans, utensils and other kitchen equipment.
  • Stock Kitchen lines with designated cleaned wares, utensils and equipment.
  • Clean spills in Kitchen and work areas immediately.
  • Use designated chemicals, supplies and equipment to clean various floor surfaces (brooms, mops, stripper, buffer, etc.).
  • Transport mats to the loading dock and clean.
  • Maintain cleanliness and organization of supply/storage closets; remove trash, wipe down shelves/counters; clean floors; remove items which do not belong and place in correct areas.
  • Transport garbage containers from kitchen and work areas to dumpster; empty and clean
  • Adhere to recycling regulations. Clean garbage compactor and area as assigned.
  • Report any damages, maintenance problems or safety hazards to the supervisor.
  • Adhere to all Health Department, sanitation and safety regulations as required by the hotel.
  • Organize and restock work areas for next shift.

Qualifications

Education & Experience:

  • High school graduate or equivalent vocational training. Previous experience as hotel/restaurant dishwasher or in janitorial/cleaning position preferred.
  • Familiarity with proper sanitation regulations.
  • Knowledge of proper chemical handling.
  • Ability to work with minimal supervison.

EEO/AA Employer Disclosure

Crestline Hotels & Resorts is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or disability status.
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Hilton Garden Inn Blacksburg

900 Plantation Road
Blacksburg, VA 24060

(540) 552-5005

At A Glance

Located adjacent to the Virginia Tech campus, Hilton Garden Inn Blacksburg University is perfect for corporate travelers and is a favorite among leisure guests and sports teams coming to compete in the New River Valley. Stay at this hotel in Blacksburg, VA for easy access to the university, businesses and mountain attractions. Admire the view along the nearby Blue Ridge Parkway and the Appalachian Trail from our updated hotel, fully renovated April 2019.

In addition to the updates, you'll enjoy the same complimentary extras such as free WiFi throughout the hotel, remote printing at the 24-hour business center, fitness center access and indoor pool access.

Prepare for tomorrow in a spacious guest room featuring our signature Garden Sleep System® bed, a microwave, a refrigerator and an HDTV. Wake up to your favorite song on the MP3 alarm clock before enjoying a cooked-to-order breakfast. Conduct meetings using A/V equipment in our conference space for up to 92 guests.