Dishwasher – FTD

Full Time Job Category: Service Shift Type: Days
Arkansas Heart Hospital Little Rock, AR

Position Summary:

Responsible for maintaining a clean supply of small equipment for production area and for maintaining a clean supply of dishes and utensils. Additional responsibilities include cleaning and sanitizing the meal delivery carts.

Primary Duties

  • Sets up and breaks down the dish machine daily.
  • Maintains cleanliness of dietary hand sinks and floors and disposes of trash.
  • Sorts and washes all dishes from cafeteria and patient rooms, utilizing prescribed infection control procedures.
  • Records dish machine rinse temperatures at each meal washing service.
  • Sorts, scrubs and disinfects all pots and pans utilizing prescribed infection control procedures.
  • Follows directives on placement of clean dish, utensil and pan storage.
  • Demonstrates a working knowledge of all chemical products used in the operation of the dish machine and in the cleaning procedures performed.
  • Keeps dish room, utility room and pot and pan room clean and orderly and free form standing water.
  • Assists with assembly for tray line service. Delivers and retrieves delivery carts as needed.
  • Cleans and sanitizes delivery carts.
  • Performs assigned duties of this department according to the disaster plan.


  • Education: High school graduate or GED required.
  • Licensure/Certification: None
  • Experience: One year food service/dishwasher experience preferred. Hospital experience desired.