Utility Steward (Full-Time)

  • Royal Kona Resort
  • Jun 21, 2022
Full time Other

Job Description

Become an integral member of our ohana and create memorable guest experiences which make Royal Kona Resort the first choice for guests visiting the beautiful Kona coast! As a member of this family-owned and operated resort, you will help each guest feel like family and will work alongside a diverse and dedicated team who share Aloha with our guests each day.

The Utility Steward creates exceptional dining experiences for all patrons through integral contributions to the Culinary operations.

The role of Utility Steward can provide you with:

The opportunity to make direct impact on the guest experience.

The opportunity to achieve sanitation standards which directly benefit service and the profitability of food and beverage operations.

A typical shift for Utility Steward may include the following responsibilities:

Maintain the general cleanliness of the kitchen through performance of both general and specialized cleaning tasks. Tasks include but are not limited to: dishwashing utilizing a commercial dishwasher; washing pots and pans by hand; sweeping and mopping floors; deep cleaning floors with commercial cleaners; cleaning working surfaces and kitchen equipment; and transporting and restocking cooking ware for cooks to support food service.

Perform other tasks as assigned to support food service operations, including buffet running and assistant cook functions.

Royal Kona Resort might be a great match for you if:

You are seeking a fast-paced environment with high business volume that provides the opportunity to be in continuous motion.

Providing personal and prompt guest service is a passion of yours---hospitality is our life!

You enjoy interacting with diverse people; our guests originate from all over the world and our employees are just as diverse.

You do not shy away from resolving problems and like the challenge of turning potential issues into enjoyable experiences.


The ideal candidate has strong working knowledge of commercial cleaning equipment and materials through a stewarding position, preferably in a hotel kitchen.

The ideal candidate will also possess the following knowledge, skills, and abilities:

The ability to speak, read and write proficiently in the English language.

The ability to work a variety of shifts including days, evenings, weekends, and holidays.

The ability to engage in considerable physical activity on a continuous basis including traversing and transporting items weighing up to 100 pounds.

The ability to work in varied environments including heat and cold.

The ability to effectively multi-task and maintain a productive pace, to support a high volume of food and beverage operations.

Working knowledge of cleaning chemicals and safe handling procedures.

As a condition of employment, candidate must be able to satisfy all pre-employment screenings; such as criminal background check, drug screening and personal and professional references.


Royal Kona Resort offers a competitive benefit package including the following benefits: medical, drug dental and vision insurance for employees and eligible dependents; paid leave accrual benefits; observed vacation benefits; life insurance options; and retirement savings plan participation. All benefits are subject to eligibility criteria.

This position does not offer relocation assistance.