Mail Order Seasonal Kitchen Dishwashers
Zingerman's Mail Order is hiring seasonal staff to join our kitchen team.
Zingerman's Mail Order is the online and catalog shop for Zingerman's. We ship great food and gifts all across America, everything from bread and cheese to cured ham and tinned fish.
What kinds of things do you do in this job?
Employee meals are a benefit for our employees. You will be part of a team, preparing and serving awesome, locally sourced meals for Zingerman's Mail Order employees.
Washing dishes, pots and pans.
You will help setup & teardown for each meal
Help serve meals to our staff
Sweep & mop floors
Work from kitchen cleaning checklists
Spiced Pecan packaging
BBQ sauce production
What does it take to get hired in our Kitchen Dishwasher position?
There are lots of things we are hoping to find in anyone who applies. (We've listed them below.) But there are two musts:
You must have experience as a dishwasher in a commercial/restaurant kitchen
You must meet schedule availability requirements to be considered for this position.
Day Shift: 9am-5pm
Evening Shift: 4pm-10pm
Overnight Shift (December only): 10pm-4am
When does this job begin and end?
Work starts in October and ends on or around December 22nd, 2020.
Compensation is $15.50/hour
Compelling reasons to join us for the holiday!
The Performance Expectations are:
Cleaning up after every meal, including washing dishes.
You will help serve meals buffet style (over 300 people a day in December)
Keep employee break room and refrigerator clean and stocked
Follow checklists and sop's in the kitchen and break room
Keep kitchen, prep areas and equipment clean
Deliver amazing service to our staff
The Success Patterns for this position are:
Comfortable bending, lifting and being on your feet for an 8 hour kitchen shift
Must be able to lift safely up to 50 lbs
Ability to follow written and verbal instructions
Kitchen experience required
Must love food!
Have reliable transportation to and from work
Ability to read and speak fluently in English
Must be punctual and have excellent attendance
Must meet schedule availability requirements
Must be over 18 years of age
Successful candidates will possess the following Desired Characteristics:
Appreciation and excitement for super clean work spaces
Relentless, outrageous enthusiasm
Able to work well in stressful situations while keeping cool and positive attitude
Ability to embrace the experience of our crazy-busy holiday season
Can accept and offer constructive feedback comfortably while maintaining good working relationships
What and where is this job?
This is a job in our warehouse located at 610 Phoenix Drive, Ann Arbor, MI 48108. Our warehouse is open seven days a week and, at the holiday, 24 hours a day. It is where we pick and pack orders for our customers. It's where we wrap bread, make gift boxes, cut cheese and cook spiced pecans in our kitchen. We are on the AATA bus route.
Will I get full time work?
You can expect full time hours in December.
When does this job begin and end?
Work starts in October and ends on or around December 22nd, 2020
Can I apply for to work at Zingerman's after this job ends?
Yes, we encourage it. We'll have a limited number of both full & part time positions at Mail Order and elsewhere in the Zingerman's Community of Business after the holiday.
What's the hiring process like?
We don't have a typical interview for our holiday crew. Instead we have tests for skills for you to show us your kitchen skills, like loading a dish rack or making a sanitizer bucket. We invite a group of applicants once or twice a week that usually happens within days after you apply.