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Role Overview:

The Service Assistant’s focus is the upkeep, cleanliness & organization of Timber House’s interior and exterior. This includes cleaning, sanitizing dining tables, maintaining adequate supply of necessary stock such as pots, pans, dishes, glassware, utensils, and ice in service areas throughout shift. Keeps FOH and BOH areas clean, organized and stocked, at all times, to ensure timely guest service.

Functions & Responsibilities

  • Busses, cleans, and resets tables
  • Checks restrooms and hand washing stations every half hour for cleanliness and supplies & signs off on log
  • Maintains exterior curb appeal w/ a perimeter check every 30 minutes, & signs off on log
  • Maintains restaurant interior to be clean, safe, and inviting for guests and employees
  • Regularly cleans and inspects glass dish machine and other machinery as required; maintains proper glass dish machine chemical levels
  • Properly sorts and washes all dish & glassware, and promptly replenishes kitchen and dishware in service areas
  • Immediately cleans up spills, broken glasses, and dishes
  • Addresses guest requests and complaints promptly in a courteous manner and notifies the manager immediately so they may rectify the situation
  • Assists with stocking deliveries; rotates perishable stock in accordance with FIFO standards
  • Performs all side work and other weekly & deep cleaning duties as assigned
  • Willingly assists team without being asked in a courteous, cordial manner
  • Adheres to Almendra Winery & Distillery, Inc.’s standards and internal policies and procedures


  • Must be able to lift and carry supplies and equipment up to 50+ lbs. throughout shift; places items on high and low shelves in storerooms, service areas, reach-in coolers, and freezers
  • Must be able to bend, stoop, reach, wipe, lift, and grab repetitively
  • Must have sufficient mobility to move and operate in work area
  • Must be able to work in & outside
  • EOE
    • Must be able to examine goods for cleanliness and chemical labels for safe handling
    • Must be able to stand and walk for up to an 8-hour shift
    • Must be able to frequently immerse hands in water
    • Must be able to work with all menu products
    • Must be able to hear well in a loud environment to respond to employee and guest needs
    • Must meet any state, county, or municipal regulation pertaining to health risk concerns about food handling
    • Must be able to tolerate extreme temperature changes in kitchen and freezer areas
    • Must be able to work with potentially hazardous chemicals

    We would love to welcome you as the newest member of the Timber House crew!

Minimum Education and Experience

Education Required: None

About Timberhouse Brewery Distillery Lodge

Join us in the mountain town of Chester CA, on the banks of Lake Almanor at the new Timber House Brewery, Distillery, and Lodge! The restaurant will feature Steak, seafood and pub fare.

Accessible by Public Transportation: Yes