Lead Sanitation

The Lead Dishwasher/Cleaner at Seven Stars Bakery is responsible for cleaning the bakery and overseeing the cleaners to maintain a clean bakery . This includes floors, washing windows, walls and ceiling tiles by hand and removing trash/recyclables/compost. You will be operating an automatic dishwasher for washing dishes, sheet pans, small wares and other items as needed. The lead cleaner is responsible for maintaining the cleanliness of the restroom, break room and offices and helping direct and train other cleaners. You need lots of energy and the ability to work in a hot, humid environment for an 8 hour shift.

Weekends are required! Evening/overnight hours, weekends and holidays are required.

Physical Requirements:

  • Must be able to lift 50 lbs or more continuously throughout the day.
  • Constant standing/walking.
  • Occasional stooping, or kneeling.
  • Must be able to work in a hot, humid area for up to 8 hours
  • Occasional pushing, pulling, lifting or carrying up to 50 lbs
  • Frequent, continual, intermittent flexing or rotation of the wrist(s) and spine.
  • Employees in this role are frequently exposed to hot water, potentially slippery floors, garbage disposals and cleaning chemicals.

Required knowledge, skills and abilities:

  • Independent, hard worker
  • Strong, energetic and self motivated
  • Knowledge of proper sanitation practices
  • Neat and organized, cleanly
  • Chemical and Sanitation Knowledge


  • Experience in cleaning a fast-paced food production facility environment.
  • Knowledge of food preparation and handling procedures.
  • Previous experience in a restaurant, catering, or hotel setting
  • Ability to work efficiently in a team and follow sanitation guidelines
  • Strong attention to detail and time management skills

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Sort and rinse dirty bread racks, trays, baking pans and other bakery smallwares and place them in racks to send through dish machine
  • Wash pots, pans and trays by hand as needed
  • Remove trash and garbage to dumpster
  • Set up or break down dishwashing area
  • Fill/empty soak tubs with cleaning/sanitizing solutions
  • Sweep/mop floor using floor machine
  • Sweep up trash around exterior of bakery and garbage dumpster.
  • Conduct general bakery and restroom cleaning as directed.
  • Notify manager anytime dish machine wash or rinse cycle falls below safety standard temperatures.
  • Wipe up any spills to ensure bakery floors remain dry
  • Maintain neat and clean production kitchen; at the end of each day to ensure all protocols are followed that local BOH sanitary standards are met
  • Directing cleaners on shift to do weekly/monthly deep cleaning tasks.
  • All other duties as assigned by bakery supervisors or managers.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $20.00 – $22.00 per hour

Expected hours: 35 – 40 per week


  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Employee discount
  • Health insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Referral program
  • Vision insurance


  • 8 hour shift
  • Day shift
  • Evening shift
  • Holidays
  • Night shift
  • Weekends as needed

Application Question(s):

  • Are you over the age of 18?

Shift availability:

  • Day Shift (Required)
  • Night Shift (Required)
  • Overnight Shift (Required)

Ability to Relocate:

  • Providence, RI 02904: Relocate before starting work (Required)

Work Location: In person