Job Description

Beatitudes Campus was founded in 1965 as a place where older adults could live, learn, and grow through all the days of their lives. Our Founders dreamed of a "campus," borrowing the term from the educational community because of its sense of continual growth and vibrancy. Our Campus was one of the first to introduce the concept of continuing care and improve the quality of retirement living in North Central Phoenix.

Position Summary

This position performs a variety of duties in the main kitchen including but not limited to cleaning and dishwashing under the supervision of the Care Center Food Service Supervisor in accordance with Federal, State and company policies and procedures.

Essential Functions

  • Wash and scrub pots and pans, keeping water fresh during shift work
  • Stack, separate and put dirty dishes and silverware through dishwasher
  • Log dishwasher temperatures as required
  • Put away clean dishes and silverware
  • Keep work area clean and sanitized
  • Keep kitchen sanitizer fresh in kitchen sinks, logging all change times
  • General cleaning of kitchen department
  • Keep dishwashing supplies in stock
  • Put away stock as it’s delivered to kitchen
  • Perform other duties as assigned by supervisor                                

No Experience Required, will train on the job 

Required Licensure/Certification:  Current valid Food Handlers Card

Level of Supervision:  None

Management Experience Required:  None



Hand and power tools                          

Garbage disposal

Dish Machine 


Basic understanding of English

Physical Demands:

  • Heavy physical effort (lift/carry up to 50 pounds)
  • Frequent prolonged standing/walking
  • Prolonged, extensive, or considerable standing/walking
  • Ability to hear vehicle sounds, traffic sounds, emergency vehicle sirens, and resident voices
  • Good hearing
  • Manual dexterity and mobility
  • Unlimited (full) range of physical motion
  • Considerable reaching, stooping, bending, kneeling, crouching
  • Lifts/pushes/pulls or moves/lifts heavy equipment/supplies
  • Intermittent exertion when performing duties
  • Ability to complete and pass an annual physical examination
  • Must be alert at all times

Required Protective Equipment:

Eye protection, apron, non-sterile medical gloves, sterile medical gloves, safety glasses or goggles, utility gloves. Safety shoes are recommended.

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed.  They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified.

Important Notes

Beatitudes Campus is an Equal Opportunity Employer that recruits and hires qualified candidates without regard to race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, disability, or veteran status.

Please Be Advised: Background checks, reference checks, TB testing, and drug and alcohol screenings are part of the hiring process at Beatitudes Campus. Felony convictions should be disclosed, but will not necessarily bar a candidate from employment.