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Now Hiring! Nutrition Assistant AS NEEDED
at Mercy Hospital Northwest Arkansas
"We are looking for outgoing friendly people who want to make a difference in our patients lives"
Under the direct supervision of the Nutrition Services Supervisor, the Nutrition Assistant performs a variety of patient food service and dish duties, as well as other related tasks. Examples include: assembling patient trays according to prescribed diet, following correct food handling and safety procedures, assisting in dishroom and warewashing duties, preparation and delivery of between meal feedings, preparation of floorstock and strategic supply items, answering phones, utilizing department specific programs for patient meal service, functioning as a Nutrtion Services department representative in patient care areas, educating patients on meal processes, delivering meals, direct patient interaction, and any other duties as assigned.
Will be cross-trained in multiple areas including retail and administrative. Performs duties and responsibilities in a manner consistent with Mercy mission, values and Standards of Service.
This position works AS NEEDED and it is NOT eligible for benefits
Education: High school graduate or equivalent preffered
Experience: Food Service and/or Customer Service oriented experience preferred.
Other: Able to communicate effectively in English, both verbally and in writing. Interest in learning new skills and growth of your role in the department.
Preferred Other: Additional languages preferred.
We Offer Great Benefits:
Day-one comprehensive health, vision and dental coverage, PTO, tuition reimbursement and employer-matched retirement funds are just a few of the great benefits offered to eligible co-workers, including those working 48 hours or more per pay period!
We're bringing to life a healing ministry through compassionate care.
At Mercy, our supportive community will be behind you every step of your day, especially the tough ones. You will have opportunities to pioneer new models of care and transform the health care experience through advanced technology and innovative procedures.
We're expanding to help our communities grow. Join us and be a part of it all.
What Makes You a Good Match for Mercy?
Compassion and professionalism go hand-in-hand with us. Having a positive outlook and a strong sense of advocacy is in perfect step with our mission and vision.
We're also collaborative and unafraid to do a little extra to deliver excellent care - that's just part of our commitment. If that sounds like a good fit for you, we encourage you to apply.
Mercy has determined this is a safety-sensitive position. The ability to work in a constant state of alertness and in a safe manner is an essential function of this job.