May 03 2024
53 By The Sea |Honolulu|Full Time, $17.90 / hour
Job Description

53 By the Sea


Who we are: 

With sweeping views of the Kaka’ako oceanfront and a commitment to culinary excellence, 53 By The Sea is one of the island’s premier fine dining venues. At 53 By The Sea, we pride ourselves in our passion for providing genuine and authentic care in all aspects of our service. Our team consists of some of Hawaii’s most talented and passionate leaders in the food and beverage industry, who strive to continually elevate our guest experience. We seek to equip our teams with the resources, freedom, and guidance needed to provide world class service. If you are looking to join a comfortable, growth oriented work atmosphere with a strong passion and commitment for excellence, 53 By The Sea is the place for you!  

Our Philosophy: 

Each and every member of our team plays a crucial role towards our shared mission to make people happy by providing authentic and genuine service (Omotenashi). We believe that in order to make our guests happy, we need to do the same for our team! We aim to accomplish this by driving a supportive and growth oriented workplace culture for our team members. From our conversational family meals and team training opportunities to competitive pay and generous benefits, we strive to provide a workplace where team members can enjoy their work and thrive!

Position Overview: 

Dishwashers play a crucial role in ensuring that all restaurant dining ware, kitchen appliances, cookware, and equipment are cleaned and sanitized according to the standards of the restaurant. Dishwashers also work closely with the rest of the BOH team to ensure smooth culinary operations, supporting in other areas as needed. 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities: Include but are not limited to the following: 

  • Washes, sanitizes and stores all kitchen equipment, dining ware, cookware and other relevant items according to restaurant standards
  • Ensures that restaurant cutlery, glassware, and plates are fully cleaned before returning for service
  • Maintains and stocks the dishpit as needed; keeps dishpit equipment in working order 
  • Assists in upholding health code standards and protocols in the Back of House (BOH)
  • Maintains the quality and condition of dishes to the extent possible
  • Assists in cleaning down all BOH working areas
  • Assists with opening and closing procedures as needed
  • Assists with restocking and inventory as needed 
  • Assists with prep duties as needed 
  • Other duties as assigned 

Education and Experience:

  •  Relevant experience in a restaurant setting preferred but not required

Skills and Qualifications:

  • Strong team player with a commitment to excellence
  • Servsafe certification preferred but not required
  • TB clearance required to work in the restaurant 

Company Benefits *Certain Eligibility Requirements Apply

  • 100% Covered Individual Health Benefits (Medical, Dental, Vision)
  • Generous paid time off and sick leave
  • Company Provided Parking or Bus Pass Reimbursement
  • Personal Holidays 
  • Bereavement Leave
  • Employee Discounts
  • Lifestyle Benefits
    • Discounted Gym Membership
    • Discounted Movie Tickets 
    • Discounted Pet Insurance 
    • Employee Assistance Program
  • Much More! 

To help expedite the hiring process for restaurants and food handling positions, we request that all applicants have the following documents prepared and available for submission:

  • State of Hawaii required Tuberculosis (TB) test with satisfactory results, more info here:​uirements-2/

At Ocean Investments, we welcome and value the diversity of our team members and those we serve. Ocean Investments is committed to providing equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment, and prohibits discrimination of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.

Federal law requires employers to provide reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals with disabilities. Please contact us at [email protected] if you require a reasonable accommodation to apply for a job or to perform your job.

Disclaimer: The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by incumbents assigned to this job. This is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all the responsibilities, duties and skills required. The incumbent may be expected to perform other duties as assigned.