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St. Joseph Health / Covenant Health Food Service Attendant - Nutritional Care in Mission Viejo, California

We are looking for a Food Service Attendant for the Nutritional Care - Patient Department at Mission Hospital Regional Medical Center.

Location: Mission Viejo, CA

Work Schedule: Part time - 48 Biweekly Hours

Shift: 8-hour, Days

Job Summary:

Under general supervision acts as liaison between the patient (infant, adolescent, adult, and geriatric), nursing and Nutritional Care Services. Performs meal preparation and assembly activities for patients of all ages including infant, adolescent, adult, and geriatric. Job requires both clinical nutrition and customer service skills. Job duties include meal assembly and delivery, compliance to food safety standards and performance improvement activities.

Essential Functions:

  • Performs patient meal and nourishment tray assembly by ensuring compliance and accuracy. Communicates with trayline staff and supervisor to meet presentation and food quality goals. Participates in pre-service meeting.

  • Performs delivery of meal trays to patients using sacred moment’s scene and patient experience scripting. Follows department standards in checking patient identifiers, obtaining additional food items, and allergy confirmation.

  • Uses safe food handling techniques and follows required food sanitation policies and procedures. Performs cleaning duties as assigned by the cleaning schedule and supervisor or manager. Keeps work area clean at all times. Follows food labeling and dating standards.

  • Demonstrates positive customer service skills in performing job responsibilities with patients, families, visitors, and staff.

  • Participates in performance improvement activities as assigned:

  • Participates in ongoing competency validation and department education as assigned.

  • Serves as trainer/mentor to Room Service Attendants as assigned.

SKILLS:

  • Excellent customer services skills.

  • Ability to read menus and recipes.

  • Visual abilities to read menus for tray assembly.

  • Ability to use common sense and demonstrates dependability.

  • Ability to work well with fellow staff members.

  • Proficient in required competencies upon completion of orientation, as listed on the unit specific competency inventory (if applicable).

Minimum Position Requirements

Education: H.S. Diploma or GED

Preferred Position Qualifications:

Experience: 6 months experience in food service.

At Mission Hospital with locations in Mission Viejo and Laguna Beach, CA our core values of Compassion, Dignity, Justice, Excellence and Integrity translate into an environment where the welfare of our patients always comes before the bottom line. As a member of Providence Health System, we serve all of south Orange County.

Mission Hospital Mission Viejo is a Level II Trauma Center and is the area's designated regional trauma center. We have Centers of Excellence in heart, maternity, trauma, breast care, spine, vascular, stroke and brain injury.

Mission Hospital Laguna Beach provides local coastal communities with 24-hour emergency department services, medical/surgical services, behavioral health programs including inpatient and outpatient psychiatric and chemical dependency services and an outpatient eating disorder program.

Mission Surgery Center performs approximately 4,500 annual surgeries and provides a safe and convenient outpatient setting. It is accredited by the Accreditation Association of Ambulatory Health Care.

We've received two Beacon Awards for clinical excellence and in 2012 we received Magnet Designation which recognizes hospitals for top patient care, quality nursing and innovations in nursing and healthcare. We offer a collegial work environment with competitive salaries and benefits.

Mission Hospital provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Mission Hospital complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

Positions specified as “on call/per diem” refers to employment consisting of shifts scheduled on as “as needed basis” to fill in for staff vacancies.

Company: Mission Hospital Regional Medical Center

Category: Food Service Attendant

Req ID: R332820

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