Overnight Porter

New York City, NY

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Job Description

Eataly is the largest artisanal Italian food and wine marketplace in the world! With various restaurants, our market sells the same quality products used by our chefs: cured meats, cheeses, fruits and vegetables, meat and fish, handmade pasta, pastries, coffee and tea, as well as dried pastas, sauces and olive oil. A cooking school, bookstore, housewares and beauty section makes it even easier to bring Italy home!

As a leader in the food and beverage industries, Eataly offers great benefits, staff discounts and tremendous growth opportunities. We are a young, energetic and innovative start-up that is rapidly expanding and we are looking for new Overnight Porters to join us! As ambassadors of Eataly products and services, our Overnight Porters are responsible for helping to create and maintain quality experiences for each guest that comes to Eataly. Eataly ambassadors are expected to actively engage with guests and spend quality time with each customer.

Job Description: We are currently seeking porters with at least 1 year of recent experience in a culinary environment. This is a great opportunity for team-players. Candidates must have great references and work well under pressure.

Duties and Responsibilities:

- Washes, transports and stores properly all dishes, trays, eating utensils, cups and small equipment for the department.
- Maintains the dish room and dish machine in a sanitary and efficient manner.

Skills & Requirements


- Good working knowledge of kitchen equipment and procedures and safety and sanitation regulations.
- Must be able to exert well-paced mobility for long periods of up to four hours in length and have the ability to bend and squat.
- Must have ability to lift 25 pounds frequently and occasionally up to 100 pounds.
- Must be able to communicate clearly and effectively. 
- Must be able to safely handle knives, hand tools, utensils and all standard commercial kitchen equipment.