Dining Utility (dishwasher) Staff Member

COME JOIN OUR TEAM! Friendsview is known as one of the most respected employers in Newberg. We partner with Bon Appetit to provide a world-class dining experience to our residents. Are you interested in and entry level job supporting a clean, sanitary, organized environment in our fast-paced kitchen? Then this may be the job for you!

We offer competitive wages, benefits and an exceptional work environment. Job duties include washing and sanitizing dishes, maintaining clean food prep areas and floors, removing garbage and recycling, and supporting your back-of-house team members. This position is critical to the smooth operation of providing meals to our residents.

Now hiring for Part Time and Variable hour dining utility staff members.

At Friendsview we covenant together, residents, staff, and board of directors, to uphold the following values: Integrity, Compassion, Excellence, Stewardship, Friends Heritage, Community, Dignity and Service guide. Friendsview is an equal employment opportunity employer.

Must pass a criminal background check as per licensing requirements, as well as a pre-employment drug screen.

JOB SUMMARY: Under general supervision, performs a variety of food service functions to maintain clean and sanitary conditions of food service areas, facilities and equipment.  May assist in some aspects of food preparation.



Sanitation and Safety

  1. Properly washes and sanitizes all service areas, facilities and cooking equipment (such as dishes, pans etc) and stores in the proper location
  2. Maintain clean & sanitize work area, empty garbage after each meal, break-down boxes
  3. Report any needed equipment repairs to supervisor
  4. Adheres to all Health Department and OSHA regulations.
  5. Adheres to the injury/accident, uniform and other department policies & standards


  1. Treats all customers, staff and management with professionalism, care and respect.
  1. Supports staff and management in developing a sense of teamwork and cooperation with willingness to contribute as needed or assigned.
  2. Adheres to Friendsview’s philosophy, values and commitment to quality food and service.


  1. Follow posted schedule and get approval from management for any changes to the schedule.
  2. Attend staff and safety meetings
  3. Stock food and food services products
  4. Any other duties as assigned by supervisor including limited food preparation

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: Must be able to stand, walk and exert well paced mobility for period of up to four (4) hours in length. Must be able to lift up to 50lbs and use proper lifting skills.  Sufficient manual-dexterity to do dishes.

WORKING CONDITIONS: Work in a clean, well-lighted and ventilated kitchen. Hazards typical to a food service kitchen (hot cooking surfaces, electrical equipment, wet floors, sharp objects and hazardous cleaning chemicals)

BSP EXPOSURE: Category II: Your tasks and normal routines involve no exposure to blood, body fluids or tissues. In the event of an unexpected blood, body fluid or tissue spill there will be an employee available who has been designated to take responsibility for clean-up and decontamination of potentially infectious body substances. You are not to come in contact with potentially infectious body substances

REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE & EXPERIENCE High school diploma or equivalent is preferred but not required. Must possess verbal and written English language skills necessary to work safely in a fast-paced environment with close proximity to co-workers and equipment. 



Apply Online 

Or Download Printed Application:

PLEASE PRINT CLEARLY. Incomplete or illegible applications will not be processed.

Return Printed Applications To:

Friendsview Human Resources
Attn: Colleen Aguilar
1301 Fulton Street
Newberg, Oregon 97132