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How To Use Your Restaurant Cleaning Checklist Template

Here’s how to make the most out of your new restaurant closing checklist.

Step One: Open the templates

Step Two: Add your restaurant, date, and manager details

Step Three: Change the cleaning duties for each department or role 

Step Four: Add new sections as needed

Step Five: Save the document with your changes

Step Six: Share it with your staff or print it out!

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7shfits improve team accountability and improve engagement

You want to keep your team accountable for cleaning tasks while still providing them with guidance on what needs to be done. You get that and more with 7shifts. Ditch the paper checklists and whiteboards, and get a continually updated digital restaurant task management system that managers and staff both love.

Create editable, custom cleaning task lists for any member of your team and automatically assign them when you build your restaurant schedule. Instantly edit, update, or add details to your tasks lists such as instructions for proper completion. Your team can stay productive on-shift as they review and complete tasks right from their mobile device, through the free 7shifts mobile app.

Receive real-time notifications whenever a cleaning checklist tasks are completed, who completed it, and which checklist tasks are outstanding. With a complete report on who is completing which checklist tasks and when, you’ll be able to easily stay on top of team accountability.

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Time saved on managing staff schedules


Labor costs saved


Reduction in phone calls and texts

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