Food & Nutrition Services Assistant - (As Needed)

HCA Largo , FL 33779

Posted 2 months ago

The Food and Nutrition Services Assistant performs a variety of tasks that facilitate the provision of food services and nutrition support to patients, employees and visitors. These duties include:

  • Performs routine duties related to preparation and serving of food.

  • Prepares food for cooking by washing, peeling, shredding, slicing, and mixing various food items.

  • Operates dishwasher or assists with washing/sterilizing dishes, glassware, silverware, utensils, pots, pans, etc.

  • Cleans kitchen work areas, collects and disposes of garbage.

  • May assist with food stocking.

  • Serves food in cafeteria for visitors and staff and in patients room following dietary, sanitary and safety guidelines.

  • Clears patients' dirty trays and works in dish room when needed.

  • Works on patient tray assembly line following menu directives for determining food items for each tray.

  • Delivers food trays to patient areas.

  • Follows Standard Precautions using personal protective equipment as required.

Job qualifications include:

  • High school diploma or GED preferred
  • 6 months food service experience preferred, previous experience in hospital food services preferred.
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