• The Alinea Group
  • Chicago, Illinois
  • Jun 15, 2022
Full time

Job Description

The Alinea Group seeks full-time dishwashers with a strong work ethic and attention to detail.

The Ideal Candidate:

Possesses the ability to follow instructions and can multitask

Can work individually and within a diverse team to complete daily objectives

Can be counted on to report on time and ready to work

Is thorough and can work safely within a kitchen environment

Compensation Type: Hourly


Must be authorized to legally work the US

Must be COVID-19 fully vaccinated. If you require a reasonable accommodation protected by law, please discuss with the HR department.

Responsibilities of the position include:

Wash dishes, glasses, pots, and pans by hand or via commercial dish/glass washer

Dry and polish all service ware, glassware and flatware

Sweep and mop floors; vacuum carpets

Removal of garbage and waste to the compactors or recycling bins

General cleanliness of the dining rooms, kitchens, restrooms, and outside areas

Recurring maintenance tasks (power-washing, changing air filters and lightbulbs, snow removal, etc)

Other duties as assigned by management

Physical Requirements:

Must be able to seize, grasp, turn and hold objects with hands.

Must be able to work on your feet for at least 8 hours.

Fast paced movements are required to go from one part of the restaurant to another.

Must be able to move, pull, carry, or lift at least 35 pounds.

Occasionally kneel, bend, crouch and climb as required.

Must be able to stand, walk, lift, bend and climb stairs for long periods of time.

Must be able to bend, stoop, lift, reach, push, twist, walk, crouch, and squat.


Starting at $17/hr

Medical, vision, dental and life benefits available on the 1st of the month following full-time employment.50% company contribution to single HMO during first 2 years of full-time employment, 100% contribution available after 2 years.

Paid time off

401(K) with a company match up to 4% of deferred earnings.

CTA/Ventra discount available after 1 month of full-time employment.

Employee Dining Discount, 20% to any Alinea Group restaurant.

Referral Bonus Program Available.


The Alinea Group is an equal opportunity employer. We value diversity in gender, race, ethnicity, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, religion, age, veteran status, life experiences and ideas. We are committed to providing equal employment opportunities and strive to provide an inclusive culture that embraces diversity.

Must be eligible to legally work in the United States. We use E-Verify.