Job Description

Location: Morton Hospital
Posted Date: 1/28/2020

We are looking to add a part time Food Service Aide to our fast-paced busy Food Services Dept. within Morton Hospital located in the heart of Taunton, MA. We are a community health hospital who pride ourselves in providing exceptional care to meet our community’s needs. We proudly wear our “Morton Blues” and are the “hub” of healthcare for our region. We service not just our immediate Taunton residents’ needs but also surrounding towns treating all like family. That is what we strive for here at Morton – “Our Family, Caring for Yours” is not just our motto but our promise. So if you are looking to make a difference in the care you provide and to care for your patients as you would your own family member, apply today to this exciting opportunity.

POSITION SUMMARY:

Provides Patient Meal Service and cleans all area supporting Meal Service

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Accurately Assemble, Distribute and Collect Patient Trays
  • Collects patient trays at the appropriate time and in an efficient manner
  • Cleans all wares used for this purpose
  • Cleans all equipment used for this pursues
  • Cleans dish machine, dish room and equipment appropriately
  • Responds to Patient request in a timely manner
  • Passes patient trays in a correct and courteous manner
  • Handles food in a safe manner (i.e. maintains temps, uses barriers, observes HACCP plan)
  • Strips trays per procedure and in a timely manner
  • All other tasks as assigned

Management of Time and Resources:

  • Completes work assignments within an acceptable time frame.
  • Uses time and resources to the best possible advantage for successful completion of job responsibilities.
  • Develops and maintains efficient working relationships.
  • Is reliable in respect to attendance.
  • Is Reliable in respect to punctuality?
  • Recognizes the importance of team efforts and partners with others to achieve positive outcomes.

Quality:

  • Is part of a team effort to insure quality services?
  • Offers creative solutions or alternatives to issues or concerns.
  • Produces quality results.
  • Continually strives to improve the quality of work.
  • Accepts responsibility for all work performed and takes appropriate corrective action as needed.

CUSTOMER SERVICE SKILLS:

  • Is cooperative in interactions, treating customers with courtesy, respect and compassion.
  • Is patient when responding to questions and answers questions appropriately?
  • Responds to requests in a timely manner.
  • Handles interruptions in a skillful way.
  • Maintains a professional appearance and demeanor.
  • Strives to prevent/resolve customer concerns to the customer’s satisfaction.

REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE & SKILLS:

  • Is responsible for ongoing development of his/her work skills through the use of available resources (i.e.: inservices, formal educational programs, other work groups and on-the-job training).
  • Attends and participates in staff meetings and inservices and/or reviews documentation as required.
  • Assists in the orientation of others and actively participates in mentoring.
  • Performs analytical and decision making functions with minimal supervision.
  • Recognizes and seeks assistance/consultation when appropriate.
  • Demonstrates an understanding of relative Hospital and all-departmental policies and procedures including safety issues.
  • Possesses awareness of programs/services provided by Hospital and where they are located.

EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE/LICENSURE/TECHNICAL/OTHER:

Required Qualifications:

  • Able to understand and follow instructions
  • Read English
  • Work on feet for long periods of time
  • Able to be courteous with all customer groups

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Previous food service experience

Application Instructions

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