POSITION SUMMARY: Performs various kitchen cleaning and storage activities such as dish and pot 
washing, general kitchen cleaning, and the storing of food and non-food supplies.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES:
The following duties are normal for this position.  This list is not to be construed as exclusive 
or all inclusive. Other duties may be required and assigned.

•     Operates dish washing machine to properly wash and sanitize all dishes, silverware, 
glasses, utensils, and cooking equipment.
•     Sets up and maintains dish and pot washing areas.
•     Cleans production equipment as needed or directed by supervisor.
•     Removes waste from building on a regular basis.
•     Maintains or exceed standards of appearance, cleanliness, hygiene, and health 
standards.
•     Follows daily and weekly cleaning schedules.
•     Practices all safety and loss prevention procedures.
•     Assists with food preparation and plating when necessary.
•     Attends all in-services as required.
•     Performs other duties as assigned by the Supervisor.


QUALIFICATIONS:
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty 
satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skills, and 
abilities required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities 
to perform the essential functions.
Hourly/Non-Exempt Proveer Senior Living 
(PSL)

EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS AND EXPERIENCE:
•   Diploma or equivalent preferred.
•   Previous experience preferred.

WORKING CONDITIONS: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be 
met by an associate to  successfully  perform  the  essential  functions  of  this  job.  While  
performing  the  duties  of  this  job,  the  associate  is  regularly required to sit, talk, hear; 
use hands to finger, and handle controls. The associate  frequently  is  required  to  reach  with  
hands and  arms.  The  associate is  required  to  stand,  walk,  and stoop. Specific vision 
abilities required by this job include close vision and the ability to adjust focus. Associate must 
be able to lift up to 50 pounds, with or without reasonable accommodation.

ENVIRONMENTAL ADAPTABILITY: Works primarily indoors in a climate-controlled setting.
Associates may be exposed to blood and/or body fluids with potential exposure to hazardous 
materials and infectious diseases. Possible exposure to unpleasant odors. Possible exposure to 
chemicals as identified in the MDS Manual.
Continuous exposure to residents who are ill, confused, irritable and irrational.


PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: The physical demands described below are representative of those that must 
be met by an individual to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable 
accommodations may be made to        enable        individuals        with disabilities        to   
     perform        the        essential        functions.        While  performing  the  duties  
of  this  Job,  the  employee  is regularly  required  to  stand  and  walk.  The  employee is 
frequently required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms and talk or 
hear. The employee is occasionally required to stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must 
regularly lift and /or move up to 50 pounds independently and up to 190 pounds with assistance of a 
second employee and/or mechanical devices.   Must be able to push up to 350 lb. (wheelchair). The 
employee may occasionally be required to lift greater than 190 pounds with the assistance of 
additional staff and/or a mechanical lift. Specific vision abilities required by this job include 
close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, and depth perception.