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Company: Thomas E. Strauss Inc.
Location: Bird In Hand
Posted on: January 25, 2023

Job Description:

Be Part of a Friendly Team!

Smokehouse BBQ and Brews is a place where food isn't simply eaten. To us, it's so much more than that. We like to savor each and every hearty bite on our plate. Food is what brings family and friends to the table for good conversation, savory meals, and memorable experiences! When you walk through our doors, you'll be welcomed with a friendly smile and mouth-watering smells. That's home cookin'. Low N' slow. All done by an exceptional team!

Everyone wants to be part of an exceptional team, so come join the Smokehouse BBQ and Brews family today!

What we expect from you:

  • A friendly, professional demeanor toward coworkers and guests - after all, our mission is to make people feel valued. We expect that of you, and we do our best to make YOU feel valued as well!
  • Self-starter who owns the daily responsibilities of the role!
  • Reliable transportation and a commitment to show up on time to every shift - ready to work hard alongside your teammates
  • Your commitment to our values of diversity, integrity, excellence, accountability, community, but especially - your willingness to have FUN!
    Here's what we offer to you:

    • $500 sign-on bonus, $100 after 30 days completed; $150 after 60 days completed and $250 after six months
    • Ability to earn unlimited employee referral bonuses at $250 each - refer a hardworking friend, they get hired and you earn some extra cash!
    • Opportunity to be part of something bigger (Thomas E. Strauss, Inc. hospitality group) - work in your business unit, but choose to make extra cash or gain varied experience working in other businesses within the hospitality group. The more you know, the more you grow!
    • Excellent benefits package
    • Competitive pay
    • A "work-to-live", not a "live-to-work" workplace!
      Smokehouse BBQ and Brews is part of the Thomas E. Strauss, Inc., hospitality group. Our other businesses include Miller's Smorgasbord, AmishView Inn & Suites, The Quilt Shop at Miller's, The Bakery at Miller's and Locally Made Food Shop.

      Position Summary

      The Smokehouse BBQ and Brews Janitor is responsible to ensure that all assigned areas of the restaurant are clean, neat, and orderly, in conjunction with policies and procedures. Duties generally include janitorial cleaning and organizing tasks. This position is part-time, with up to 3 days per week and additional hours as needed with the potential for full-time employment. A sign-on bonus of $500 will be paid, $100 after 30 days completed; $150 after 60 days completed and $250 after six months.

      Essential Duties and Responsibilities

      • Clean restaurant dining area, hallways, lobbies, lounges, restrooms, corridors, elevator, stairways, and other work areas in accordance with Company specifications
      • Clean rugs, kitchen floors, carpets, upholstered furniture, and/or draperies, using vacuum cleaners and/or other related appliances
      • Empty wastebaskets and dispose of trash and waste in designated areas
      • Exercises administrative judgment
      • Performs other duties, as assigned
        Minimum Qualifications (Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities)

        • High school diploma or G.E.D. equivalent preferred
        • One or more years professional janitorial experience or related experience required
        • Excellent organization skills and ability to work independently
          Physical Demands and Work Environment

          The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this position. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the functions.

          While performing the duties of this position, the employee is regularly required to talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to use hands or fingers, handle or feel objects, tools, or controls. The employee is occasionally required to stand; walk; sit; and reach with hands and arms. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. The employee must occasionally drive. Specific vision abilities required by this position include close vision, distance vision, and the ability to adjust focus. The noise level in the work environment is usually low to moderate.


          This job description in no way states or implies that these are the only duties to be performed by the employee(s) incumbent in this position. Employees will be required to follow any other job-related instructions and to perform any other job-related duties requested by any person authorized to give instructions or assignments. All duties and responsibilities are essential functions and requirements and are subject to possible modification to reasonably accommodate individuals with disabilities. To perform this job successfully, the incumbents will possess the skills, aptitudes, and abilities to perform each duty proficiently. Some requirements may exclude individuals who pose a direct threat or significant risk to the health or safety of themselves or others. The requirements listed in this document are the minimum levels of knowledge, skills, or abilities. This document does not create an employment contract, implied or otherwise, other than an "at will" relationship.
          Updated 06/20/2022

Keywords: Thomas E. Strauss Inc., Reading , Janitor, Other , Bird In Hand, Pennsylvania

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