• Mail Order
  • 11
  • Hourly
  • Part Time

Mail Order Kitchen Part Time Dishwasher

Zingerman's Mail Order is hiring a dishwasher to work in our kitchen.



About Us

Zingerman's Mail Order is the online and catalog shop for Zingerman's. We ship great food and gifts all across America, everything from bread and cheese to cured ham and tinned fish.

What kinds of things do you do in this job?

Employee meals are a benefit for our employees.  You will be part of a team, preparing and serving awesome, locally sourced meals for Zingerman's Mail Order employees.

  • Washing dishes, pots and pans.
  • You will help setup & teardown for each meal
  • Help Serve meals to our staff
  • You will clean like you never have before!
  • Sweep & mop floors
  • Work from checklists

What does it take to get hired in our Kitchen Dishwasher position?

There are lots of things we are hoping to find in anyone who applies. (We've listed them below.) But there are two musts:


  • You must meet schedule availability requirements to be considered for this position.


      1. Day Shift - 12PM-4PM Monday-Friday
      2. Must be available up to 5 shifts per week


  • You must have experience as a dishwasher in a commercial kitchen


Compensation is $11/hour


The Performance Expectations are:

  • Clean, Clean, Clean.  You will be required to clean and sanitize the kitchen prep areas, break room, refrigerators, range tops, convection ovens, dishwasher, shelving, refrigerated walk-ins and any other kitchen or breakroom equipment.
  • Wash all dishes and flatware using dishwasher and 3 compartment sink.
  • Maintain equipment, including cookware, lunch dishes and flatware.
  • Ensure that all food safety and sanitation guidelines are followed.
  • Serve meals buffet style in November & December
  • Follows, maintains and updates all checklists and Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs)
  • Be an active and trained member of the warehouse crew, being involved in the day-to-day work as needed.
  • Deliver amazing service to our staff
  • Complete Zingerman's training passports within 90 days.
  • Attend the Zingerman's Mail Order all staff meeting once per month.
  • Attend warehouse weekly huddles.

The Physical Demands for this position:

  • Comfortable lifting up to 50 pounds at a time regularly.
  • Comfortable standing, lifting and bending for duration of an 4 hour shift
  • Comfortable with repetitive motion

The Success Patterns for this position are:

  • Comfortable bending, lifting and being on your feet for an 4 hour kitchen shift
  • Ability to follow written and verbal instructions
  • Kitchen experience required
  • Must love food!
  • Have reliable transportation to and from work
  • Ability to read and speak fluently in English
  • Must be punctual and have excellent attendance
  • Must meet schedule availability requirements
  • Must be available to work up to 5 shifts per week

Successful candidates will possess the following Desired Characteristics:

  • Basic computer skills for checking email and updating check lists.
  • Ability to follow written and verbal instructions
  • Supervision and leadership skills
  • You're OK with last-minute schedule changes.
  • Have reliable transportation to and from work
  • Ability to read and speak fluently in English
  • Must be punctual and have excellent attendance
  • Must have a flexible schedule and be able to work 5 shifts per week
  • Brings enthusiasm and great energy while on shift!
  • Able to work well in stressful situations while keeping cool and positive attitude

What and where is this job?

This is a job in our warehouse located at 610 Phoenix Drive, Ann Arbor, MI 48108. Our warehouse is open seven days a week and, at the holiday, 24 hours a day. It is where we pick and pack orders for our customers. It's where we wrap bread, make gift boxes, cut cheese and cook spiced pecans in our kitchen. We are on the AATA bus route.

Are there any other perks?

Absolutely. Free meals and snacks in our break room. All breaks are paid. 50% discount on everything we sell. Paid training. Membership to Makerworks. Discounts at See Eyewear.

Will I get full time work?

You can expect part time hours March through September.  Full time hours are available October through December.

Sound like you?

Please apply!

What's the hiring process like?

Applications will be accepted through March 20th, 2018. There will be a skills testing and interview process for qualified applicants. We'll hire to start the first shift by the last week of March or sooner.

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