Providence Health & Services Food Service Assistant in Milwaukie, Oregon
Providence is calling a Food Service Assistant (0.4 FTE, Rotating/ Variable) to Providence Milwaukie Hospital in Milwaukie, OR.
In this position you will:
Provide a high level of customer service for patients, family members, volunteers, physicians and staff.
Adhere to the Service Excellence Standards of Behavior guidelines at all times.
Have comprehensive knowledge of, and be compliant with, specified regulatory requirements, and food safety and sanitation regulations for food service in a health care environment.
Follow proper sanitation procedures and practices to assure the cleanliness and sanitation of ware-washing, service-ware, equipment in the work area.
Adhere to County/State Health department, hospital, and department standards, policies and procedures at all times.
Patient Dining Food Service Assistant Role:
Provide attractive nutritious meals to patients by timely and accurate assembly of food trays.
Deliver meal carts to designated nursing units in a timely, courteous, and friendly manner.
Operate dish machine, prepare food and beverages following safe food handling and sanitation practices and procedures.
Required qualifications for this position include:
High school diploma or equivalent
Valid Oregon Food Handlers Certificate or ServSafe Certification at the time of hire
The ability to read, speak and understand English in order to: read and interpret menus and interpret catering requests, takes written orders from customers, operate cash register, interact and communicate with patients and customers; this includes the ability to communicate and understand instructions or directions
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
1-2 years of experience in retail dining or patient dining with emphasis on customer service and food handling
1-2 years of computer experience, patient interaction, and food service experience
1-2 years of experience in Healthcare or Dietary kitchen using "therapeutic diets"
1-2 years of cashiering experience
1-2 years of barista experience
Experience in healthcare facility or large food service operation
About Providence in Oregon
As the largest healthcare system and largest private employer in Oregon, Providence offers exceptional work environments and unparalleled career opportunities.
The Providence Experience begins each time our patients or their families have an encounter with a Providence team member and continues throughout their visit or stay. Whether you provide direct or indirect patient care, we want our patients to feel that they are in a welcoming place where they can be comfortable and free from anxiety. Our employees create the Providence Experience through simple, caring behaviors such as acknowledging and welcoming each visitor, introducing ourselves and Providence, addressing people by name, providing the duration of estimated wait times and updating frequently if timelines change, explaining situations in a way that puts patients at ease, carefully listening to their concerns, and always thanking people for trusting Providence for their healthcare needs. At Providence, our quality vision is simple,
"Providence will provide the best care and service to every person, every time."
Providence is consistently ranked among the top 100 companies to work for in Oregon. It is also home to two of our award-winning Magnet medical centers. Providence hospitals and clinics are located in numerous areas, ranging from the Columbia Gorge to the wine country to sunny southern Oregon to charming coastal communities to the urban setting of Portland. If you want a vibrant lifestyle while working with a team highly committed to the art of healing, choose from our many options in Oregon.
We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details
As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.
Job Category: Food Service Attendant
Req ID: 235716