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Dishwasher/Porter

Union Square Cafe (101 East 19th Street)
Job Description

Are you hungry to achieve excellence?

Are you seeking the tools to realize the highest version of “you”?

Do you seek a career path which promotes upward mobility?

If so, apply for our Dishwasher/Porter position today!

Union Square Cafe is seeking a Dishwasher/Porter to be a part of the team that brings to life this renowned New York City dining experience.  A Union Square Cafe Dishwater/Porter is an ambassador for our mission: To be the place in New York City where “Going out, feels like coming home”.  A Dishwasher/Porter at Union Square Cafe will excel at working hard as a team to keep cooks and chefs supplied with the dishes and cookware that produces the food our guests come back for!  This position actively embodies, inspires, & elevates USHG’s Family Values of Hospitality, Excellence, Entrepreneurial Spirit and Integrity. 

Service periods will include Lunch, Brunch, and Dinner

Candidate Capabilities:

  • Able to execute the cleaning of dishes and cookware during service
  • Able to maintain excellence in a fast-paced environment
  • Has a passion for driving the success of the restaurant with addressing and resolving any facility or stewarding needs that may arise 
  • Maintain Mental athleticism and coordination with teammates to produce an efficient, productive dynamic
  • Ability to think critically but also possess the skill to follow directions                  
  • Have the ability to be trained on and follow the Department of Health (DOH) standards

The Ideal Candidate will possess:

  • Excellent Emotional Self Awareness under pressure while maintaining a professional demeanor.
  • A strong work ethic and resilient attitude
  • Confidence in effectively communicating any inconsistencies to Sous Chefs and teammates
  • 1 year New York City restaurant experience in a porter, stewarding, or maintenance position

Union Square Cafe will proudly operate under Hospitality Included, USHG’s non-tipping pay structure and career progression model.  Hospitality Included acts to close the wage disparity between the BOH and FOH, while keeping the FOH whole.  Hospitality Included provides a career progression model that activates growth levels within each position, for our team members to advance both financially and professionally.

  • Starting wage is $11/hr. with room to level up to $13/hr.
  • Health, dental, vision, paid time off, matching 401(k) and more!
  • Opportunities for career growth with Union Square Cafe and other USHG restaurants
  • USHG Career Counseling
  • USHG Learning, Development, and Enrichment opportunities

Join Union Square Cafe for our re-opening and begin building your path for tomorrow’s growth, today!

Responsabilidades

  • Lavar Platos – automático o a mano
  • Limpiar los ollas – a mano
  • Revisar y sacar la basura
  • Limpieza absoluta cada noche
  • Mantener el orden y limpieza requerida por el Departamento de Salud Pública

Compensación y Beneficios

  • Tiempo completo por hora (50 horas/semana)
  • Beneficios de salud
  • Beneficios de transportación
  • Tiempo Libre Pagado
  • Clases de Ingles

Credenciales

  • Ser capaz de levantar 50 lb. y pasar la mayoría del día estar de pie
  • Debe ser rápido
  • Tener una actitud positiva y profesional hacia sus colegas

Experiencia

  • Experiencia trabajar en un restaurante es ideal
Skills & Requirements Qualifications