Mail Order Seasonal Kitchen Dishwasher

Zingerman's Ann Arbor , MI 48103

Posted 2 months ago

Mail Order Seasonal Kitchen Dishwashers

Zingerman's Mail Order is hiring seasonal staff to join our kitchen team.

About Us

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!

  • Paid Training!
  • Paid Lunches/Prepared Employee Meals!
  • Fun!
  • Zingerman's Discounts!

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.

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