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Beth Israel Lahey Health’s roots in providing top-quality health care date back nearly a century. We're fully committed to ensuring our patients receive the care they deserve. As a leading healthcare provider throughout New England, we aim to change the current state of health care for the better and make lasting improvements that guarantee access to our services.


Beverly, Massachusetts

Organization Facility: The Herrick House, Beverly Category: Food / Dietary Services Job ID: JR2780 Date posted: 11/02/2022
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When you join the growing BILH team, you're not just taking a job, you’re making a difference in people’s lives.

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Evening (United States of America)

Welcome to The Herrick House, part of Beth Israel Lahey Health Continuing Care. Our team provides ongoing care to individuals through our assisted living facility. Our teams of nurses, aides, food service, and environmental service employees work to create an environment that supports the physical, mental, emotional, and spiritual needs of our residents along with their families.

Position Summary: Responsible for washing silverware, dishes, cooking utensils/appliances and cleaning kitchen and dining area. Operates the dishwasher, sweeps and mops floors, maintains food storage areas and refrigerator/freezer in a clean and orderly manner. Returns clean dishes and utensils to proper storage area.

Dish Area Responsibilities

1. Operates and maintains dishwasher
2. Responsible for daily chemical level testing and recording of water temperature
3. Responsible for maintaining adequate level of dishwashing chemicals and equipment (i.e., mop head, broom)
4. Removes trash from kitchen area to dumpster in a timely fashion and maintains trash area in a sanitary manner
5. Maintains adequate inventory of clean dishes and utensils for meals
6. Returns clean dishes and utensils to proper storage areas
7. Assures that safety and sanitation regulations are followed at all times
8. Maintains dishwashing area in a clean and orderly manner
9. Assures all chinaware is stacked and handled properly and carefully to avoid breakage
10. Performs similar and other related duties as required

Kitchen Area Responsibilities
1. Assists in storing of food and food supplies as needed
2. Maintains food storage area in a clean and orderly manner
3. Assists in food preparation as needed
4. Responsible for mopping and sweeping of kitchen floors
5. Cleans worktables, refrigerators/freezers and sinks
6. Prepares employee meal trays as needed

Education/Experience:  Requires the ability to maintain kitchen and dining areas, as well as all dishes, utensils and appliances in a clean and orderly manner.  Knowledge of operating industrial size dishwasher and knowledge of sanitation standards is essential.  Requires the ability to communicate effectively in English both orally and in writing.  A high school diploma or GED is preferred.

Job Description:

Dishwasher - Job_Description_Under_Construction

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As a health care organization, we have a responsibility to do everything in our power to care for and protect our patients, our colleagues and our communities. Beth Israel Lahey Health requires that all staff be vaccinated against influenza (flu) and COVID-19 as a condition of employment. Learn more about this requirement.

More than 35,000 people working together. Nurses, doctors, technicians, therapists, researchers, teachers and more, making a difference in patients' lives. Your skill and compassion can make us even stronger.

Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled

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