Part-Time Dishwasher/Server

St Louis, MO, US, 63119-5738

The Archdiocese of St. Louis strives to teach and share our faith, serve others, and foster unity throughout the St. Louis area.  Regina Cleri Community is a dynamic independent living community of retired Catholic Priests.  We are located in Shrewsbury, Missouri.

Job Summary

Are you ready to collaborate with an executive chef with decades of experience and a true passion for cuisine? How about the chance to serve and delight the retired priests of the Archdiocese of St. Louis with your personal flair? If yes, please join our kitchen team! We are dedicated, friendly, and excited to serve and enjoy new dishes - and classic favorites - for our beloved priests.

Job Responsibilities

This is an on-site Dishwasher/Server position located in Shrewsbury, MO. The successful candidate will be responsible for preparing cold bar items, serving and assisting priests in the dining room, and washing dishes on a rotating schedule. They will keep the kitchen and dining room safe, sanitary, and well-organized. They will ensure that food served is of high quality and service is provided with compassion, patience and respect.  A list of specific tasks and responsibilities can be provided during the interview process.

Job Requirements

Schedule: The schedule is made one month at a time and will vary slightly based upon team need and your availability. Shifts are 10 hours: 7:00 am–2 pm and 4 pm–7:00 pm. Meals are served 3 times a day, 7 days per week.

Minimum Age Requirement: 21 years’ old

Vaccination Requirement: Must have or be willing to obtain at employer's cost a full series Hepatitis A vaccination as required by the St. Louis County Health Department

Skills and Attitudes Needed for Success:

  • Food Handler Certification a plus
  • Prior food preparation experience, preferably in a commercial setting
  • Knowledge of food preparation and presentation
  • Familiarity with food safety and sanitation guidelines
  • Ability to follow recipes and par levels and work independently
  • Strong attention to detail and organizational skills
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Flexible schedule and availability
  • Ability to lift and carry up to 30 pounds
  • Ability to stand for long periods of time
  • Ability to be gentle and compassionate in communicating with retired priests
  • Provide excellent customer service, especially during mealtimes
  • Work well with executive chef, kitchen team, administrator, and other team members at Regina Cleri Community

The Archdiocese of St. Louis is an Equal Opportunity Employer and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any kind. All employment decisions are based on business needs, job requirements and individual qualifications without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, marital, parental, veteran or disability status.  
Pre-Employment Screening 
All candidates receiving an employment offer must submit a pre-employment screening. The screening will include criminal background check, employment and educational licensure/certification verification, and any other screenings deemed necessary for employment. Any offer would be contingent upon successful completion of any required screening. 

Our Mission

We are a unique community—diverse in our talent, but unified in our drive to create together, face challenges together and grow together. Our values push us to empower, propel and inspire new ways of turning possibilities into realities. Our competencies define the behaviors that guide who we are, how we are inspired and how we inspire of others to succeed.


Work/life balance is so important to the archdiocese. After all, our business is about making life easier and better—and we want that for you and your career just as much as our consumers and their day-to-day lives. That’s why we offer flexible working times, remote working options, generous paid vacation increasing with service, and personal leaves of absence.

As well as being able to make the most of life at home, you’ll also be able to contribute to the Archdiocese sponsored volunteer events. You can discover more about who we’re working with near you, and you can always ask us more about this at events and interviews—we love to see how passionate our people are about giving back.