UnityPoint Health Food Service Aide in Peoria, Illinois
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Food Service Aide
Location: Methodist Campus
Shift-PRN As Needed
This Food Service Aide will assist in the preparation and distribution of food service to patients, employees and visitors.
Completes job responsibilities in dish room.
Soaks coffee cups and ice tea cups on Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Unloads patient food carts in a timely manner
Places all garbage in the disposal from patient trays
Assures that dishes are stacked and placed in dishwasher
Cleans and dries plates, glasses and silverware – and retrieves them from the washer
Returns all plates, glasses and other utensils to the serving area for use at subsequent meals
Washes pots and pans used in preparation of food at a separate station from the dishwasher
Cleans shelves and other areas with disinfectant solution
Soaks the dishwasher twice a week with L.S.R. Solution
Responsible for general cleaning of the kitchen using a cleaning list that is posted on hallway bulletin board
Demonstrates the ability to be a team player.
- Wears name badge and follows dress code
Works cooperatively with peers, process coordinators, food service management and other hospital personnel
Maintains a positive working relationship which centers on customer based needs and continuous quality improvement
Assists process coordinators when needed
Accepts responsibility for work area and duties
- Conducts self in a professional manner
Delivers safe and sanitary food to patients, cafeteria and special catered events
- Maintains proper use of wearing gloves when handling food at all times
Wears hair restraints at all times in the food service area Fulfills MMCI and department required education.
The incumbent must fulfill department and MMCI required educational training in the following areas:
ADA – American Disability Act
Hazardous Material Competency
General Equipment Safety
Keeping You Informed meetings
People to People
The Food Service Aide will work 50 % of the workday on the tray line.
Required to work rotating stations through the department and other duties as assigned by the Process Coordinator
Prepares and fills patient requests per position and station on tray line
Prepares and serves all items with “eye” appeal
Uses production tally sheets, to grant patient requests
Able to read the different menus provided to patients
- Maintains proper use of gloves and wears them at all times when handling food products
Responsible for maintaining proper use of using utensils and portion sizes (#8 scoops, #12 scoops and ladles, and serving spoons).
- Places the food or beverage selected on the patient's tray.
- High School Diploma required
- 1-3 years of experience in/with food service preferred.
Requisition ID: 2018-54005
Street: 221 NE Glen Oak Ave
Name: 5020 UnityPoint Health Methodist Medical Center
FTE (Numeric Only; Ex. 0.01): .01
FLSA Status: Non-Exempt
Scheduled Hours/Shift: 1st
External Company URL: http://www.unitypoint.org