FOOD SERVICE ASSOCIATE
Location: Methodist Charlton Medical Center
Department: Food Services
Hours: 6-2:30 or 11-7:30
Job Purpose: The primary purpose of the Food Service Associate position is to perform a variety of operational duties that require timely and accurate service while adhering to infection control standards, safety standards and food handling principles.
Supports the mission, vision, values and strategic goals of Methodist Health System.
High school Diploma or Equivalent preferred
Related Work Experience and Other Skills
Able to follow oral and written instructions
Able to learn and apply basic mathematic skills to convert weights and measures
Able to learn and apply food safety/handling standards
Able to learn and apply infection control guidelines
Able to learn and apply knowledge of therapeutic diets and food consistency modifications
Able to read, write and speak English
Work Experience: 6 months of restaurant/institutional establishments preferred
Accurately assembles patients tray following appropriate menu selections (Patient Services) -
Adheres to HACCP guidelines to ensure proper food safety and handling standards -
Assist in cleaning and sanitizing food delivery carts, dishes, utensils, glassware utilized in patient feeding (Patient Services) -
Assists new employees and co-workers with cross training -
Cleans and sanitizes assigned work areas and equipment as per daily, weekly, monthly cleaning schedules -
Completes tray pick up and returns food delivery carts to kitchen after each meal within specified time frame (Patient Services) -
Exhibits a pleasant, cheerful and courteous demeanor while interacting with customers -
Follows tallied menu items to assist in the assembly of salad plates, sandwiches; desserts and beverages, etc (Patient Services) -
Obtain menu selections from patients for each meal while monitoring selections for therapeutic accuracy (Patient Services) -
Prepares assigned work station for service in a timely manner. Assist in appropriately stocking food and non-food supplies (Retail) -
Provide excellent customer service to both internal and external customers. Greet customers with a smile, provide menu/ingredient description (Retail) -
Other duties as assigned.
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