Utility/Maintenance Helper - Full-Time
Overview: This is an entry-level food service position that is responsible for cleaning the interior and exterior of the restaurant. Responsible for all utility and/or maintenance duties in the restaurant as assigned. **Responsibilities** In accordance with Benihana's service and cooking procedures: + Cleans, mops, sweeps and dusts kitchen and dinner room facilities.+ Requisitions supplies from stockroom; receives stores and distributes supplies.+ Cleans, washes and polishes equipment.+ Changes light bulbs, stacks and arranges chairs and does other miscellaneous jobs.+ Makes minor repairs on equipment and facilities.+ Assists dishwasher when needed+ Removes dishes from dish machine and stores them.+ Occasionally decorates for special events. + Launders rags and aprons as needed.+ Bags and hauls restaurant trash to dumpster at designed times.+ Maintains adequate levels of dish detergents and cleaning supplies.+ Uses cleaning, sanitation and chemical agents correctly and properly.+ Fills in as needed to ensure the smooth and efficient operation of the restaurant as directed by the restaurant manager or kitchen chef.+ Performs other duties as assigned by a supervisor **Qualifications** **Experience and Education:** + Experience in maintenance field preferred+ Ability to use various types of hand tools and/or hand-held power tools+ Previous experience working in a restaurant, catering business or hotel kitchen highly desirable.+ High School diploma or GED preferred.+ Must be eligible to work in the United States.