Job Description

Homer, AK

Full Time

Work Hours: Fri,Sat,Sun,Mon 12pm-8:30pm


This Dishwasher position is located in our Nutritional Services Department.


This is a full-time 32 hours per week benefited position (.8 FTE, 64 hours per pay period.) Hours are Friday through Monday, from 12pm to 8:30pm.  

Starting Salary: 

$16.03 - $22.70/hr and up (Rate is for less than one, up to 30 years of experience. Rate is based on years of experience.)

What you'll do:

  • Be responsible for making sure all dishes, pots, pans and etc. are correctly washed, dried and put away.
  • Serve and recover meal trays. Meal carts will be delivered back to the kitchen after trays have been recovered.
  • Disperse late trays, snacks and beverages between meals.
  • Appropriately fill in dishwashing temperature logs.

What you'll need:

  • A minimum of a high school diploma or GED (contact us for exceptions to this).
  • Previous dishwashing experience is desirable, but not required.
  • The ability to communicate orally and in writing.
  • Good physical health with the ability to lift heavy objects is required.
  • Maintain a clean, well groomed and professional appearance.
  • Obtain and maintain a State of Alaska Food Worker's Card within 30 days of employment.

What you'll get: 

  • Health/Dental/Vision Insurance,
  • Up to $2,000 annual Health Reimbursement Account w/health insurance,
  • Generous Paid Time Off / Vacation Time and Sick Time,
  • 8 Paid Holidays Per Year,
  • Health & Wellness Reimbursement - up to $500 per year,
  • Annual Retention Bonus,
  • 403b Retirement Plan with employer match!
  • Company Sponsored Life Insurance,
  • Student Loan Forgiveness,
  • Tuition Reimbursement, 
  • Bereavement Leave - up to 40 hours

About Us:

South Peninsula Hospital is a 22 bed critical access hospital (CAH), with an attached 28 bed long term care facility, and a variety of clinics. We provide care close to home for the southern Kenai Peninsula. We have been three times named a Top 100 Critical Access Hospital out of more than 1,300 critical access hospitals nationwide.

Homer, Alaska, is a seaside town nestled on the shores of beautiful Kachemak Bay, offering breathtaking views of glaciers, mountains and wildlife. Homer is on the road system, and a four to five hour drive from Anchorage. If you are looking for community, adventure, culture, scenery or solitude, you'll find all of that and more here!

Contact Us:

If you have any questions or would like further information, please contact Tara Kain, HR Recruiter, in the Human Resources Department at South Peninsula Hospital, at 907-235-0950 or email

Application Instructions

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