Dishwasher/Order Picker

Higher Taste is a local, family-owned food manufacturer in SE Portland. We are seeking a hard-working and dedicated individual to join our team as a Dishwasher & Order Picker - a vital position on the production team at our company. Opportunity for advancement, pay increases and bonuses! We're looking for someone with experience in the food industry and solid references.


~Job Summary~

The Dishwasher/Order Picker position has two parts:


The Dishwasher position will require you to wash and sanitize dishes using a commercial dishwasher - training and support provided. Experience as a dishwasher in a fast paced food environment is a plus! We have heavy pots, pans, bowls and utensils so you need to be able to lift up to 50 pounds.


The Order Picker position requires the individual to pack orders for the next days delivery. Must be able to do simple math (addition, subtraction, multiplication) and read orders. Must be organized and efficient.


The schedule is Monday-Thursday 1 pm - 9 pm or until the work is complete. Plenty of opportunity for increase in pay, additional hours and responsibilities!


We need a reliable person who is detail oriented.


~Responsibilities and Duties~

This position will require you to stand on your feet all day.

Pots, pans and other items that need to be cleaned will require you to do heavy lifting up to 50 pounds.

The dishwasher needs to:

- make sure that every item is clean and sanitized.

- organize and keep everything in its place once cleaned.

- clean up the area at the end of the shift and help wherever else cleaning may be required.

- be reliable, hard working and efficient but thorough!


~Qualifications and Skills~

We are looking for an individual with experience in the food service industry. A current, valid Oregon Food Handler's Card is required for this job. Must be a team player who is willing to learn and work hard! We can accommodate Spanish speakers.



  • $12 per hour to start

  • After a 90-day period of employment we offer Paid Time Off

  • After a 90-day period of employment we offer a stipend for health care benefits

  • After a year of employment we offer Paid Vacation

  • After a year of employment we offer an employer-matched retirement savings account



Send resume to or stop by our facility (4512 SE 28th Ave., Portland) Monday-Friday between 9 am - 1 pm to fill out an application and speak with a manager.


981 N. Holladay Street

Cornelius, Oregon 97113

(503) 230-7944

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