Evening Dining Services Assistant
D'Youville LIfe & Wellness Community

Job Order #: 15421511

Lowell, MA 01854

Full Time

40 hours per week

POSTED 8/31/2021

EXPIRES 11/29/2021

Job Description

MassHire Lowell Career Center is looking for a Dining Service Aide for a health care center in Lowell, MA to join their team.

Purpose of Job:
- Ensures the nutritional needs of the patients/residents are met while always putting customer service first by working hand-in-hand with dietitians and healthcare professionals.
- Ensures that patients/residents receive the highest quality of service in an attentive, responsive and respectful atmosphere which recognizes the individuals? needs and preferences by creating healthy attractive meals according to their nutritional needs.

Brief  Description  of Job Duties and Responsibilities
- Promotes safe practices and infection control by handling food, operating equipment, etc. in a safe manner per protocol
- Assures the cleanliness of assigned areas by performing scheduled sanitation duties in a timely manner
- Represents the organization by demonstrating our five core values in all interactions with other in the D?Youville community, and with the public.
- Keeps all patient/resident information in strict confidence by following HIPAA regulations.
- Maintain resident/patient dining schedule by performing a wide variety of food services assembly (production) line and other associated operations and activities involved in the set up, assembly, checking, delivery and distribution of resident individual evening meal trays.
- Perform duties on any assigned individual patient/resident food tray assembly station by working from production sheets, menus, recipes, schedules, charts, tables, individual, unit or cafeteria food breakdown and lists, written, verbal instructions and/or other information.
- Prepare assigned work area for efficient assembly line operations by ensuring area is supplied with adequate volume of supplies, food stuffs, beverages, condiments, utensils, dishes, cups and such.
- To maintain efficiency, prepare work area with trays, liners, condiments, silverware, and pellets and see that QuickTemp machine is turned on. Announce diet to server according to resident food list and place tray, silverware, condiments, pellet and tray ticket on line.
- Assist in ensuring cold foods and items are properly refrigerated prior to placement on food trays. As required, prepare cold items for future meals; cover hot plates with lids, pour coffee and hot water for tea, hot chocolate and other beverages and ensure flavor bags, pouches and packets are placed on trays and lids are applied per meal ticket to fulfill patient/residents preferences.  
- Ensure proper order, inclusion of requested items, presentation and completeness against resident menu requests or diet slips by checking individually assembled trays; make corrections, substitutions or adjustments as necessary. Notify resident units and/or dining areas of pending delivery of filled food trucks (carts).
- Ensure proper sanitation and cleaning of small wares/pots by assisting in dish room and pot washing activities.
- Ensure all food items needed for tray line and service times are available by assisting cooks in the preparation of some foods.

Non-essential (secondary) Duties
- Assures patients/residents receive meals on time by reporting to work on time, in uniform, ready for duty.
- Keep open lines of communication and maintain knowledge of current D?Youville initiatives by attending staff and other facility meetings and participating in appropriate committees and task forces
- Consistently project a professional image by following high sanitation and personal hygiene levels and adhering to the department?s dress code policy
- Promotes teamwork and efficiency by making independent decisions when circumstance warrant and seeking appropriate assistance when additional knowledge is needed
- Perform other duties following established methods and procedures.

Please email your resume to thavrith.thao@masshirelowellcc.com for consideration

How To Apply

Please email your resume to thavrith.thao@masshirelowellcc.com for consideration

Address

981 Varnum AVENUE
Lowell, MA 01854

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Union Position

No

Apprenticeship

No

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Benefits

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Name

Thavrith Thao

Title

Business Service Representative

Email

thavrith.thao@masshirelowellcc.com

Phone

978-805-4875

Address

107 Merrimack Street
Lowell, MA 01852

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