Dishwasher / Food Service Delivery

in York County, ME

Job Description

Dishwasher/Food Delivery

Do you have a passion to make a difference while positively impacting the lives of young children and their families? 

Visit our website at to complete an application.

Why join our team:

“Head Start really does make a difference in our community. I see it impact families directly. It has impacted me; it has made a difference in my life. Where else can you be greeted with smiles and hugs on a daily basis? It’s fantastic!” – Early Childhood Education Coordinator

  • We partner with families of young children (zero to five) in York County to offer a comprehensive program that includes education, health and well-being.
  • We value our positive team environment by:
    • Encouraging open communication and ongoing supervision
    • Providing thorough orientation and training
    • Supporting growth opportunities with financial funding
  • What we offer:
    • $1,000 sign-on bonus payable in two installments ($300 after 30 days & $700 after 3 months)
    • Paid time off
    • Employee Assistance Program
    • Paid holidays
    • School year schedule including school breaks
    • Educational assistance
    • $300 additional monthly compensation thru December, 2022

About our position:

  • Location: Sanford
  • Starting Rate: $12.75 with mileage reimbursement
  • Available Position: 1 Dishwasher/Food Delivery
  • Schedule:75 hours/week; 36 weeks/year, Mon.-Fri.

Educational Requirements & Experience:

  • Applicants must have a high school diploma, GED or HSE equivalent.
  • Experience in the area of nutrition, cleaning, sanitizing and dish washing is desirable.
  • Must be able to lift 40 pounds, reach to an area of two feet and bend to ground level.
  • The Dishwasher/Food Service Delivery should be an open, warm, caring and accepting person and be able to demonstrate the ability to work cooperatively as a team member.
  • Must not have an active record on the System for Award Management (SAM) website.


  • Safe storage, sanitation, and delivery of the breakfast, lunch and snacks to the Springvale and Spruce Street classrooms
  • Lead dishwashing responsibility at the Emery Street - Sanford location.
  • Must be willing to travel and have own, reliable vehicle and be willing to transport food to other centers on a daily basis.

YCCAC fully complies with all applicable federal and state laws and regulations concerning employees, including those pertaining to mandatory COVID-19 vaccination. These federal rules include OSHA standards and emergency temporary standards mandating employee COVID-19 vaccination, as well as U.S. DHHS rules requiring that teachers and staff at Head Start and Early Head Start programs be vaccinated no later than January 31, 2022. 

How to apply:

  • York County Community Action - 6 Spruce Street, P.O. Box 72 Sanford, ME 04073
  • (207)324-5762 or 1-800-965-5762 Fax (207)459-2838 

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Job Posting: 650022

Posted On: Dec 06, 2021

Updated On: Jan 21, 2022