Littleton Adventist Hospital is a 231-bed, full-service medical center delivering quality care and Level II emergency care for more than 25 years. Located in the Denver suburb of Littleton, CO, the hospital is surrounded by residential neighborhoods, retail, dining, Littleton’s charming “old town” area, and abundant outdoor space with trails, nature centers and golf courses. In addition to numerous awards for care excellence, we are also leading the way in health care environmental sustainability. Our associates are actively engagedin protecting the health of our environment,working tirelessly to minimize the negativeenvironmental impacts from our operations. Our sustainable achievements have been recognized with several local and national awards, including the Top 25 Environmental Excellence Award from Practice Greenhealth for three consecutive years (2014- 2016). View this shor video to learn why our associates love working here and how our mission and culture help to create fulfilling careers: https://centura-21.wistia.com/medias/e0qve9d10v
Performs routine assignments within the Nutrition Services department including food preparation and delivery, sanitation and stocking. Responsible for following Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment Safe Handling Guidelines regarding food safety and sanitation. Will provide excellent customer services when working with patients, visitors and other staff members. The Nutrition Svcs Rep main responsibility may perform one or more of the following: Barista Dishwashing Floor Stock Meal Assembly and Dining Service Sanitation Tray Collection
Minimum Education Requirements
High School diploma or GED, preferred
Minimum Experience Requirements
Previous food service, healthcare or customer service experience, preferred Strong communication skills; ability to read, write and speak English Basic computer skills
Food Service Safe Certification, preferred
Position Duties (essential functions denoted with an * )
Prepare and serve food for hospital patients, employees, physicians and guests in dining room setting.*
Prepares grill items and serves on various stations in cafeteria. *
Prepares cold food items for patient areas as described in standards. *
Maintain adequate supply of items required for salad bar, patient and unit stocking. *
Prepares coffee and specialty beverages to customer's specifications. *
Demonstrates ability to operate commercial food preparation equipment. *
Maintain quality product freshness as assured by proper label dating and rotation. *
Practices proper portion control on a consistent basis. *
Stock work area and tray line. *
Completes all duties of specific food production area. *
Treats all customers with respect and exhibits good customer service skills. *
Prioritize assisting customers above all other duties. *
Serve patients and customers in pleasant and professional manner. *
Questions and complaints are responded to in a timely manner. *
Problems, complaints, or questions that cannot be answered by the Nutrition Svc Rep are brought to the Supervisor's attention. *
Provides appropriate par level per unit requisition and posts daily amount into computrition. *
Follows uniform and dress code policy. *
May fill in on a temporary basis and conduct Cashier responsibilities.
May assists in patient tray delivery on a temporary basis and follow tray delivery protocol when visiting a patient's room, including patient identification checks.
Assist in the tray line staff in the proper sanitization of patient and dining room dishes. *
Sorts food waste via recycling, compost or garbage. *
Regularly delimes dish machine and dish room, bus track and floors are clean. *
Sanitizes utensils and equipment. *
Assures proper cleaning and sanitization of assigned area. *
Follows all department and hospital infection control and safety policies. *
May assist on retrieving dirty trays from soiled utility rooms on the floors, replacing with a clean rack, cleans the racks on a temporary basis.
☐ Sedentary Work - prolonged periods of sitting and exert/lift up to 10 lbs. force occasionally)
☑ Light Work - exert/lift up to 20 lbs. force occasionally, and/or up to 10 lbs. frequently)
☐ Medium Work - exert/lift up to 50 lbs. force occasionally, and/or up to 20 lbs. frequently, and/or up to 10 lbs. constantly
☐ Heavy Work - exert/lift up to 100 lbs. force occasionally, and/or 50 lbs. frequently, and/or 20 lbs. constantly
☐ Very Heavy Work - exert/lift over 100 lbs. force occasionally, and/or over 50 lbs. frequently, and/or over 20 lbs. constantly
Important notification to applicants as of Nov. 20, 2014: Effective Jan. 1, 2015, Centura Health will no longer hire tobacco users in Colorado and Kansas. The change to our policy does not apply to associates hired on or before Dec. 31, 2014. Centura Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V.
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