Dietary Aide (Food Service Worker)

Employer
Lorien Health Services
Location
Taneytown, MD
Posted
Sep 11, 2017
Closes
Sep 18, 2017
Function
Food Service, Server
Industry
Restaurant
Hours
Full Time
If you've been searching for an opportunity to get into the food service industry, here's your chance! Lorien Health Systems is seeking a Dietary Aide for our Taneytown facility. We are a recognized leader in health care across Maryland and are known for providing a family-focused atmosphere for both our employees and our residents. If you are passionate about food and making a difference in the lives of others, this is the position for you! No experience is needed, we provide on the job training. We also offer an excellent salary and benefits as well as a positive work environment with a fully committed care giving team. Start an exciting career in food service, apply today! Dietary Aide (Food Service Worker) Job Responsibilities As a Dietary Aide you will facilitate food service ensuring that dietary procedures as well as safety and sanitary regulations are followed. You will be responsible for assisting with food preparation and service, cleaning up after a meal service, and helping out with other related tasks. Additional responsibilities: Monitoring food distribution, ensuring that meals are delivered to the correct recipients and that guidelines, such as those for special diets, are followed Preparing food items, such as sandwiches, salads, soups or beverages Monitoring food preparation or serving techniques to ensure that proper procedures are followed Cleaning or sterilizing dishes, kitchen utensils, equipment or facilities Examining trays to ensure that they contain required items Wiping tables or seats with dampened cloths or replace dirty tablecloths Setting tables with clean linens, condiments or other supplies Scraping and stacking dirty dishes and carrying dishes and other tableware to kitchen for cleaning Cleaning up spilled food or drink or broken dishes and removing empty bottles and trash Dietary Aide (Food Service Worker) Job Requirements Food service experience is not required; we will train you! What is required is a positive attitude, eagerness to learn, professionalism, and great communication skills. If that describes you, we want to hear from you! Additional requirements: 10th grade education or higher Integrity and a strong work ethic Ability to professionally interact with co-workers and residents in all situations Willingness to work with ill, disabled, elderly, emotionally upset, and, at times, hostile people within the facility Ability to work overtime including nights and weekends as needed