Dish Truck is Hiring for Grassroots

The following info comes from the Dish Truck, a reusable dish service organization.

Hi all,
We are looking for help as we go into Grassroots as a vendor! For those interested, we will have a meeting on Friday, 6/21 at 6:30 at Cornell Cooperative Extension in Ithaca.

Dish Truck is a non-profit, pollution prevention effort, based in the Ithaca, NY region, whereby clean durable dishes are provided to event coordinators, small-scale food enterprises and the general public to use in place of disposable dishware.  (www.dishtruckorg)

We are looking for on-call folks to assist with staffing events and washing dishes, and we are seeking folks with the following:

·         Able to lift 40 pounds regularly

·         Good with numbers and counting

·         Able to work patiently with the public

·         Knowledge of commercial kitchen protocols

·         Reliable transportation

Preference given to those with knowledge of Tompkins County composting guidelines, and ServSafe Certified.

We provide on the job training, a shift meal at the events, and aprons.

Pay is commensurate with experience.

Send a letter of interest and a summary of your work history and qualifications to Joey at

Thank you.


Joey Diana Gates

Dish Truck, Earth Day Coordinator

Proprietor, Solar Systems Unlimited

Bringing Sustainability to the Party