Dish Room Steward/Supervisor
Mount Holyoke College

Job Order #: 19382568

South Hadley, MA 01075

Full Time

40 hours per week

POSTED 7/20/2023

EXPIRES 10/18/2023

Job Description

Dish Room Steward / Supervisor
Position Type: Staff Full-time
Hours per week: 40  
Work Schedule: Various Shifts

Department Summary & Job Purpose:
Looking to join a team of highly effective and dynamic hospitality professionals? Join Dining Services where we deliver an exceptional hospitality experience for students, faculty and staff. Work in an environment where hard work, professional growth and learning are valued.

Core Job Duties and Responsibilities:

- This is a 33-week academic year position September - May. Services may not be required when school is not in session. (I.e. fall, mid-semester break, Thanksgiving recess, December recess, January term, mid semester spring break). This position reports directly to the Executive Chef, Production Manager & Dining Managers. Supervisory

- Duties: Oversees the operations & sanitation of the dish room, pot sinks, floor drains & dehydrator areas. Responsible for the training of full time and student staff in all aspects of dish room procedures & protocol. Develops, maintains and oversees all cleaning schedules and procedures pertaining to dish room, pot sinks, floor drains, recycling/trash rooms, dish machine, conveyor belt, grease traps and dehydrator areas. Oversees the maintenance and inventory of all chemical closets. Writes weekly communication Emails to inform Management Team about what is going on in the Dish Room Responsible for deliming dish machine Responsible for overseeing the recording and accuracy of Time & Temp logs along with proper PH balance of sanitizers in pot sinks and dish machine. Other Duties and oversight Include: Operates and maintains dish machine according to proper procedures. Works in Pot sink cleaning pots and Pans. Responsible for recording and accuracy of Time & Temp logs along with proper PH balance of sanitizers in pot sinks and dish machine. Washes all pots, pans and utensils, cleans up the dish return area, dining rooms and service areas following proper health and sanitation practices. Wipes down and washes all tables and chairs as needed, mops floors between meal periods or as needed, empties trash and compost in proper receptacles. Must be able to work with others, including students, as well as work alone without supervision. Assists in supervision and training of student workers. Responsible for emptying grease trap catch screens Responsible for checking and changing out Bag in Box bibs when needed. Oversees cleanliness of the dehydrator room. Maintains the flow of dish and silverware, pots & pans from dish/Pot area to servery or back of house. Routinely lifts/moves an average of 30 pounds, #50 with assistance. Other related duties as assigned.

License/Certifications: Servsafe Managers Certificate

Background Checks:
Mount Holyoke College is committed to providing a safe and secure environment, supported by qualified employees that will allow all of its students, faculty, staff and those associated with them to successfully carry out the mission of the college. As a condition of employment, the College will conduct appropriate background checks for all new hires. Mount Holyoke has designated the Office of Human Resources as the office responsible for ensuring that background checks (CORI, SORI, Credit History, & Driver Credential) are completed and utilized in the hiring process and Five College Office of Compliance and Risk Management as the office responsible for facilitating background checks as articulated in this policy.

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Special Instructions for Applicants:
Apply online; application materials must include:
1. A cover letter summarizing interests and qualifications
2. A complete resume or curriculum vitae
3. Contact information for 3 professional references

Mount Holyoke College is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

How To Apply

Application materials must include 1) a cover letter summarizing interests and qualifications, 2) a complete resume or curriculum vitae, and 3) contact information for 3 professional references. For a complete job description and how to apply visit:


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