FOODPRINTZ CAFÉ DISH WASHER/KITCHEN SUPPORT JOB APPLICATION
FOODPRINTZ CAFÉ is a collaboration between Vegan Chef/ Jivamukti Yoga Teacher & Activist Karo Tak and Psychologist/ Mindfulness Coach & Activist Lisa Dickmann. WE HAVE a vision! To be a central hub for the community, for the PEOPLE, to create, educate & facilitate. To establish a place and a space where everyone is welcome. Next to our vegan daily running, vegan cafe, we will be implementing Jivamukti Yoga Classes, meditation, (cooking) workshops and special events like documentary & movie nights and more. Thinking about the carbon footprint: reducing the incidence and impact of animal cruelty by providing a fun, local and yummy approach to nourishment through running a vegan café 7 days a week.
ABOUT THE JOB:
For the cafe, we are looking for a spirited dish washer/kitchen support with a green heart and a smile for every Foodprintz customer. Working hours will be mainly (but not be limited to) Saturday and Sunday 11 am to 16 pm. This can vary depending on the customer flow. We appreciate your flexibility! We are a starting business and are looking for people that share our enthusiasm for a vegan, healthy lifestyle and are willing to grow in this new endeavour with us. If the following selection criteria apply to you, send us your response to the selection criteria together with your CV and a short motivational letter to firstname.lastname@example.org before the 10th of August . We are looking forward to hearing from you!
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, must speak both Portuguese and English.
Ability to interact and communicate effectively with a broad range of people in a professional and ethical manner.
Confidence, empathy and professionalism
An ability to work as part of a team that includes all employees and supporters of FOODPRINTZ CAFÉ.
Must have some experience in dish washing & worked in a commercial kitchen before.
Ability to work fast but efficiently in a multi-faceted environment.
Enthusiasm and interest in a plant-based lifestyle and fast-paced all round cafe context and an ability to work with the particular demands of that work environment.
High levels of initiative, motivation and enthusiasm.
Commitment to an eco/ethical vision that includes sustainability & care for the environment at all levels.
List 5 personal attributes which you will bring to the work environment
Please make sure you have read and understood all responsibilities and duties this position brings. Please attach your CV and work related referees.
The Dishwasher is responsible of cleaning all the dishes, glasses, silverware, and cooking supplies for the cafe in order to keep the kitchen running smoothly and providing a good customer experience. He/she must keep the dish area and dish machine in clean, working order.
- Load, run and unload the dish machine.
- Monitor dish machine water temperature to ensure sanitary wash cycle.
- Maintain adequate levels of dish detergents and cleaning supplies.
- Wash dishes, glassware, flatware, pots, or pans, using dishwashers or by hand
- Place clean dishes, utensils, or cooking equipment in storage areas
- Maintain kitchen work areas, equipment, or utensils in clean and orderly condition
- Support kitchen team in service when needed
- Sort and remove trash, placing it in designated pickup areas.
- Empty trash containers as required.
- Some additional cleaning tasks (toilets, yoga space, lounge etc)