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Part-Time Position

Location: Rockwood South Hill

Job Description

Dishwashers at Rockwood Retirement Communities are a critical part of the kitchen team. This position is designed to set you up for a long-term and rewarding kitchen career. Rockwood Retirement will train individuals who are courteous, have a well-groomed/neat/clean appearance, have good communication skills, and are willing to work as part of a team.

Job Shifts:

  • Mon/Thur (7:00 am to 11:00 am) with Fri/Sat/Sun (4:00pm to 9:00pm)
  • Sun/Thurs/Sat (4:00 pm to 9:00 pm) with Monday/Fri (12:30pm to 9:00pm)



  • Operate the industrial dishwasher
  • Wash and put away dishes from all dining rooms, ensuring items are clean and sanitary
  • The position also delivers and retrieves food carts and other items
  • Empty and clean all trash receptacles
  • Follow sanitation policies at all times
  • Provide assistance to prep cook and other kitchen staff as needed, especially during peak times
  • Perform opening, closing, and side work

Required Skills and Experience

  • Obtain and hold state-required Food Handlers Card
  • Ability to stand for extended periods of time
  • Continuous bending, reaching, twisting, and use of hands and arms
  • Flexible schedule, including availability to work evenings, weekends, and holidays as needed
  • Must enjoy working with the senior population


All employees regularly scheduled to work less than 30 hours a week and have completed our waiting period of employment are eligible for the following benefits:

  • Paid Sick Leave - available after 90-days of service
  • Holiday pay for all hourly employees that work a designated holiday - no waiting period
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • 403(B) with match and no waiting period to begin deferrals
  • Identity Theft Protection Assistance
  • Pet Insurance

Additional perks include:

  • Free soup and discounted meal prices [Coffee shop on-site!]
  • Food Pantry - free to all team members in need
  • Employee Bus Pass Program – Deep discount
  • Verizon Employee Discount
  • Free Notary Service
  • Discounted Movie Tickets
  • Free access to our fitness facilities and a Plus One Program
  • Spokane Fitness Center membership – Deep discount
  • Free parking
  • Holiday celebrations
  • Employee Appreciation Events/Gifts
  • Employee Appreciation Award Cards
  • Employee Newsletter with monthly game/prize
  • Listening sessions to encourage and celebrate new ideas
  • Employee Referral Programs
  • Free Flu Shot
  • Free Hepatitis B Vaccination
  • Encourage promotion from within
  • Environment: Fair, fun, kind, caring, safe, diverse, family-like atmosphere, collaborative

You may apply online now, or submit an intent to apply form, to notify us of your interest, and complete your application later.

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