Dietary Aide in East Los Angeles, CA at East Los Angeles Doctors Hospital

Date Posted: 1/7/2022

Job Snapshot

Job Description

East Los Angeles Doctors Hospital

Job Title: Dietary Aide 

City: East Los Angeles / State: California    


Morning Shift

From 5:30 AM

To 2:00 PM


Job Description and Job Responsibilites

Job Title: Diet aide/ Diet clerk

Job Summary:  

Responsible for menu selection, nourishments & snacks every day. Ensures to follow all regulatory standards including title 22 & joint commission

Essential Job Duties:

  • Processes all dietary orders with thoroughness and accuracy.
  • Collects menu selections from patients, according to diet print outs, in a pleasant and orderly manner.
  • Communicates with patients via telephone as needed in a pleasant and orderly manner.
  • Assures that patient menus correspond to updated computer print outs according to established patterns.
  • Complies with food allergies as communicated in computer printout. 
  • May help load on trayline as needed.
  • Perform other duties as needed
  • All other duties as assigned.

Behavioral Standards: 

  • Exhibits customer and service oriented behaviors in every day work interactions.

  • Demonstrates a courteous and respectful attitude to internal workforce and external customers.


  • Provides accurate and timely written and verbal communication of information in a manner that is understood by all.

  • Able to listen, understand, problem-solve,and carry-out duties to ensure the optimal outcome.

  • Able to use IT systems in an accurate and proficient manner.


  • Contributes toward effective, positive working relationships with internal and external colleagues.

  • Demonstrates cooperation, flexibility, reliability, and dependability in all daily work activities and a willingness to collaborate with others for the good of the customer and the organization.

Job Requirements


  • High school graduate preferred

  • 1 to 2 years of current experience in an acute care setting preferred

  • Serf-safe preferred


  • None

ADA/Physical Demands:

  • To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  The requirements listed are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.  Reasonable accommodation may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Such accommodations must be requested by the employee/applicant in order to be considered.

  • Required to stand; walk; sit; use hands to fingers, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl; talk and hear; and may taste and smell.  The employee is regularly required to lift, push and/or pull weights in excess of 10 pounds, with assistance. Visual abilities, auditory abilities, must be intact to perform duties.