May 3, 2024
Swadlincote, United Kingdom
Job Type


Job Title: Part time Pot Washer

As a Pot Washer, your main duty is to maintain the cleanliness and hygiene of kitchen utensils, with a particular focus on pots, pans, and cooking equipment. You play a vital role in upholding sanitary conditions in the kitchen, thereby facilitating efficient food preparation and service.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Washing and sanitising pots, pans, trays, and other kitchen utensils either manually or using industrial dishwashers.
  • Removing food residue and grease by scraping, pre-soaking, and scrubbing pots and pans.
  • Operating dishwashing equipment safely and efficiently, adhering to established procedures.
  • Organising and arranging cleaned utensils, ensuring proper storage.
  • Assisting kitchen staff with basic food preparation tasks during quieter periods.
  • Ensuring cleanliness and tidiness in the dishwashing area, including maintaining sinks, countertops, and floors.
  • Adhering strictly to health and safety regulations and practices at all times.
  • Effectively communicating with kitchen staff to coordinate the flow of dirty and clean utensils.

Skills and Qualifications:

  • Attention to detail and a strong commitment to maintaining high cleanliness standards.
  • Physical stamina and the ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment.
  • Basic knowledge of food hygiene and safety practices.
  • A collaborative mindset with excellent communication abilities.
  • Capability to follow instructions and perform efficiently under supervision.
  • Willingness to learn and adapt to various kitchen procedures and equipment.
  • In summary, the Pot Washer role is pivotal in ensuring food safety and the smooth functioning of kitchen operations. It demands diligence, teamwork, and a positive approach to maintaining kitchen cleanliness.

  • Working Hours
  • Monday - Friday
  • 12:00PM-5:00PM.

Own Transport required due to location.

In return for Food Production Operative
Pension Scheme
Free tea and coffee
50% off at the food van
22 days holiday

If you are enthusiastic about food production and interested in joining a thriving team, we encourage you to apply for this position through Ethero, our trusted recruitment agency. Be a part of delivering high-quality food products to our client's customers.

This job is commutable from the following areas Burton , Ashby , Measham
If you believe that your skills and experience match what we are looking for please submit your CV by clicking "Apply Now" and we will be in touch immediately.

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