Milwaukee, WI 
Posted 15 days ago
Job Description

Company Overview:

Ovation Jewish Home is located 1 mile north of Summerfest grounds. Our beautiful building overlooks Lake Michigan. Our warm friendly home like environment encompasses you when you walk through the door. The Jewish Home and Care Center is a non-profit group in the senior living industry. As part of Ovation Communities, we have been serving the people of the Greater Milwaukee area for over 100 years. These services are achieved through a team-work philosophy that is inspired through effective organizational skills, continuous quality improvement efforts and maintaining a balance between professionalism and the ability to have fun. If you enjoy working for a quality facility that will value your work, and if you believe in compassionate resident care, please consider joining our team.

Position Summary:

The porter assumes the responsibility for the cleaning and moving of items in the kitchen and storerooms.  Responsibilities also include the dishes and dishwashers so that the facility has a good supply of clean dishes at all times.

Essential Duties:
This list of duties and responsibilities is not all-inclusive and may be expanded to include other duties and responsibilities, as management may deem necessary from time to time.

  • Cleans kitchen floors, counter tops, equipment coolers and sinks on a routine basis and as needed
  • Sweeps and mops kitchen daily or more often as needed
  • Takes out trash, breaks down boxes, removes recycling
  • Operates dish machines and performs routing cleaning
  • Cleans soiled pots and pans, scrapes and washes
  • Receives and checks in food items and other supplies as needed
  • Communicates with supervisor throughout the shift
  • Follows infection control procedures at all times.  Utilizes personal protective equipment when indicated
  • Ensures that food handling procedures are in accordance with sanitation policies of the facility and the State and Federal regulatory agencies
  • Other duties as assigned by supervisor

Education Requirement:

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • 1 year preferred
Required skills, knowledge, and abilities:
  •  Proficiency in written and spoken English
  • Ability to work as part of a team
  • Ability to manage multiple activities

EOE - Equal Opportunity Employer. People of color, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.


Job Summary
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full or Part Time
Required Education
High School or Equivalent
Required Experience
1+ years
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