Dietary Attendant in Oak Park, IL at Pipeline Health

Date Posted: 9/3/2022

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    Oak Park, IL
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    Not Specified
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Job Description

**Full time. Start time varies, but will start between 5:00am-8:30am**


Participates in the preparation and service of all hospital feeding programs, assuring quality and sanitation consistent with department standards.


1.      High school diploma or GED or five years comparable experience

2.      Requires the ability to read, write, speak, understand and follow written or verbal instruction in English


JOB DUTIES (* denotes “essential function”)

1.      Demonstrates the WSMC Customer Service Values, which are key in providing quality service to patients and customers. *

2.      Stocks workstations with necessary items to be ready by service times.*

3.      Serves food to customers/patients in a timely, appealing, and friendly manner.

4.      Ensures portions and service methods meet department guidelines.*

5.      Monitors food quality at all times for appropriate temperature, freshness and customer acceptability.*

6.      Controls waste through minimizing leftovers, portion control and proper stock rotation.*

7.      Minimizes expenses by properly handling of China and Silverware.

8.      Utilizes a team approach in carrying out daily activities.  Demonstrates and maintains a professional attitude with all customer/patient interactions.

9.      Attends 100% of the department /hospital in-services annually.

10.   Always wears hairnets and gloves where appropriate and keeps hands clean at all times. Sanitizes workstation after cleaning.  Follows all Board of Health and JACHO standards.  Labels and date all food items. *

11.   Cross-trained in other Dietary positions and fills-in as needed.

12.   Other duties as assigned.

**This role occasionally requires visits to patients diagnosed with COVID-19**