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Dishwasher / STEWARD

Job Ref: 27589

Talent Area: Food Service

Houston Methodist St. Catherine
Katy, TX 77450

Area/Department: Food&Nutr Serv

Employment Type: Regular

Job Type: Full-Time

Organization: Houston Methodist

Work Shift: DAY

Work Week

Monday-Friday 9:30am-6:00pm and every other weekend from 10:30am-7:00pm. Some hours may vary.

Company Profile

Houston Methodist St. Catherine Hospital is the first specialty hospital in the Houston Methodist family. Located in the heart of the Katy community, the facility provides a special menu of services for both inpatient and outpatient care by team members called to serve with excellence and compassion:

  • Specialized inpatient care for those patients requiring a longer hospital stay
  • Outpatient physical and speech therapy
  • State-of-the-art diagnostic imaging such as X-ray, MRI, CT
  • Women’s Center with advanced mammography

Job Summary

SUMMARY      Assigned to work in the Central Kitchen dishroom and Patient Trayline during meal service times, as assigned. Performs duties related to dishwashing and sanitation of equipment and patient tray components. Performs general cleaning throughout the Central Kitchen and pot washing as assigned. Must be able to adapt to fast paced environment.     


1. Works various stations during the dishwashing operation (unloads food trucks, sorts, rinses, racks the tray componets, loads and unloads the dish machine). 

2. Washes and sanitizes the equipment, floor and walls in the Dishroom and adjoining areas in the Central Kitchen. 

3. Follows correct procedures in cleaning of equipment and sanitation throughout the Central Kitchen. Cleans carts, equipment, walls, sweeps and mops floors and does special cleaning as assigned. 

4. Works in the pot room washing pots as assigned, both manually and by machine, in accordance with established procedures. 

5. Transports clean tray componets to the designated areas throughout the Central Kitchen. 

6. Assembles trays for patients on the Patient Trayline as needed. Plates established portions of foods as indicated on the patient`s menu. 

7. Serves patient trays efficiently, accurately and neatly. Follows proper procedure in loading and transporting of food trucks. 

8. Transports food carts and supplies to and from the Kitchen.

9. Complies with standards of all regulatory agencies such as City of Houston Health Department, Texas Department of Health, JCAHO, Hospital Quality Management committee and safety regulations. 

10. Performs other duties as assigned.

11. Demonstrates the componets of I CARE values statement.

12. Follows all safety rules while on the job. Reports accidents promptly and corrects minor safety hazards. Communicates with peers and management regarding any hazards identified in the workplace.     

EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS     High School Diploma or GED equivalent or one year food service experience.      EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS      1 year food service or housekeeping experience preferred.     


Equal Employment Opportunity

Houston Methodist is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Equal employment opportunity is a sound and just concept to which Houston Methodist is firmly bound. Houston Methodist will not engage in discrimination against or harassment of any person employed or seeking employment with Houston Methodist on the basis of  race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, status as a protected veteran or other characteristics protected by law.

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