The purpose of this position is to prepare and provide food service to residents in a cost-effective, efficient manner to safely meet residents' needs in compliance with federal, state and local requirements.
Must be a graduate of an accredited high school or have the equivalent of a high school diploma (G.E.D. Certificate)
Minimum of 2 years experience in a large-scale food service operation desirable, preferably in a healthcare setting.
Must be able to speak, write and understand English.
Must possess a positive attitude toward the elderly.
Must be able to lift 30 pounds occasionally. Finer, hand dexterity, visual and aural acuity is necessary. Position requires sitting, standing, stooping, walking, bending, pushing, pulling, stretching, lifting, grasping, and reaching.
Delegation of authority: Authority is delegated to the individual in this position to:
follow menus and prepare food and beverages
organize duties to complete tray service in a timely manner
assure kitchen equipment and surfaces are clean and sanitized according to dietary procedures
store food in compliance with dietary procedures
Kingston Healthcare - 15 months ago