Down to Earth Organic & Natural has an opening for a full-time Dishwasher in our Deli department at our Kapolei store. Willingness to learn and support and promote a healthy lifestyle is a plus.

Knowledge, Skills, and Experience Required

  1. Exhibits high standards of ethics, honesty, trust, accountability & respect at all times.
  2. Ability to read, write, and speak English well.
  3. Contribute to building a positive team spirit.

Physical Demands

  1. Standing: frequently (washing dishes). Must be able to stand for up to an 8-hour shift.
  2. Walking: frequently (e.g. in the kitchen and in the parking lot)
  3. Climbing: occasional e.g. (ladders up to 6 feet above ground, stairs)
  4. Lifting: frequently up to 25 pounds, occasionally up to 40 pounds, rarely up to 50 pounds (e.g. gathering food items for cooking)
  5. Carrying: frequently up to 25 pounds, occasionally up to 40 pounds, rarely up to 50 pounds (e.g. bringing food and raw materials to and from the kitchen)
  6. Pushing/Pulling: occasionally up to 50 pounds (e.g. bringing food and raw materials to and from the kitchen).
  7. Stooping, bending and kneeling: occasionally (e.g. washing dishes and getting vegetables)


Applicants should have at least 6 months of retail/food service experience. Light food prep experience, knife skills, and knowledge about vegetarian/vegan/gluten-free diets desired but we're willing to train if you can provide excellent customer service. Successful applicants will be supportive of a vegetarian lifestyle and have an outgoing customer- and team-oriented personality.


Down to Earth offers a friendly, team-oriented work environment with great benefits including vacation, paid holidays, company-paid medical insurance, bonuses, a store discount, free access to nutritional supplements, 401k, career training, entertainment discounts including movie tickets, sporting events, shows, Disneyland and more, credit union membership, nationwide pet insurance benefit, access to computer training modules, mentorship program and more. Some restrictions apply. See our website for more details:

Starting Pay 

$15.00 per hour, commensurate with experience and education. Evaluations (with potential generous raises) are once per year.

See Why Our Team Members Love To Work Here

31% of our total team members have been with us for 5 years or more!

To Apply

For any position, submit an electronic or paper application to your store(s) of interest. Please see our employment page for more details. It is not necessary to follow up on application submission. We will call applicants whose experience and background match with job requirements. *Applications are required for hiring. The fastest way to be considered for a position is to submit an application.*

Down to Earth stores are also located in Honolulu, Kakaako, Pearlridge, Kahului, and Kailua. Please see our employment page for job opportunities at these other locations.

Make this a career, we actively promote from within!

"Being part of the Down to Earth Team is more than a job, it's a lifestyle. It's a great way to Love Life!"
- Jashi D., Assistant Store Manager at DTE Kakaako


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